Quit Smoking at QuitSmokingSupport.com

Quit Smoking Support and Information to Help
People to Quit Smoking Since 1989!

Some More Risks of Smoking

Smokers at Much More at Risk for the Following:

Muscle injuries

Angina (20 x risk)

Body pain

Nystagmus (abnormal eye movements)

Ocular Histoplasmosis (fungal eye infection)

Osteoporosis (in both sexes)

Cataract (2 x risk)

Cataract, posterior subcapsular (3 x risk)

Colon Polyps



Psoriasis (2 x risk)

Diabetes (Type 2, non-insulin dependent)

Skin wrinkling (2 x risk)

Stomach ulcer


Rheumatoid arthritis (for heavy smokers)

Impotence (2 x risk)

Optic Neuropathy (loss of vision, 16 x risk)

Tobacco Amblyopia (loss of vision)

Ligament injuries

Tooth loss


Function impaired in smokers:

Ejaculation (volume reduced)

Sperm count reduced

Fertility (30% lower in women)

Sperm motility impaired

Immune System (impaired)

Sperm less able to penetrate the ovum

Menopause (onset 1.74 years early on average)

Sperm shape abnormalities increased

Symptoms worse in smokers:


Graves' disease (over-active thyroid gland)

Chronic rhinitis (chronic inflammation of the nose)

Multiple Sclerosis

Diabetic retinopathy (eyes)

Optic Neuritis (eyes)

Disease more severe or persistent in smokers:

Common cold


Crohn's Disease (chronic inflamed bowel)



Go Back to Our Homepage

About Us    Contact Us    Our Mission

 Excellent Quitting Smoking Products

Our Awards & Accolades    Our Privacy Policy

Our Terms of Use    Our Disclaimer

Feedback    Web Site Map    Refer Us

Risks of Smoking    Advertise With Us

External Quit Smoking Resources    Lung Photographs

Benefits of Quitting Smoking    Common Withdrawal Symptoms  

 Ingredients Found in Cigarettes

Our website is not designed to, and does not provide medical advice. All content, including text, graphics, images and information available on or through QuitSmokingSupport.com is for general informational purposes only. The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Never disregard professional medical advice, or delay in seeking it, because of something you have read on this website. Never rely on information on QuitSmokingSupport.com in place of seeking professional medical advice.

1989-2018 QuitSmokingSupport.com™
All Rights Reserved.

Updated August 2018