People who stop smoking generally have an improved sense of smell and taste, feel less stressed and become more energetic.
They will usually have younger looking skin and improved fertility.
Any amount and type of smoking is bad for your health.
Besides being a notorious risk factor for lung cancer, coronary artery disease, heart attack and stroke, smoking can damage almost any organ in our body, leading to leukaemia and cancers of the kidney, pancreas, bladder, throat, mouth and uterus.
Both tobacco and alcohol share similar effects on the heart.
While the deleterious effect of smoking on the risk of cardiovascular disease is well-recognised and straightforward (the risk of heart disease increases with the amount of smoking), the impact of drinking is more complex.
The nicotine in cigarettes, in particular, makes them highly addictive.
There are so many diseases caused by smoking that it’s hard to decide where to begin.
PERSUASIVE SPEECH OUTLINE TOPIC: WHY YOU SHOULD GIVE UP SMOKING PROPOSITION: Give up smoking and you will save yourself and the others around you and live in a healthy environment.
SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES/PURPOSES: I want to persuade my audience on how harmful smoking does to the body and giving up the habit is the right way to do because it will literally save their lives and the people around them and the environment as well.