THE EYE OPENER STILL takes HOUSE TO HOUSE “COMMIT TO QUIT” TOBACCO Campaign in the northern cities of Nigeria
A head of world no -tabacco day 2021, The Eye Opener Women and youth Foundation are not relent or going to stop the “COMMIT TO QUIT” campaign, across the northern Nigeria
According to the founder of the non -governmental organization Mrs Margeret julius “we shall continue the house to house campaign , and also has added colors to this year Campaign through taking ( ethnic -to- ethnic campaign of Commit to quit in the northern region of the country)
Smoking causes cancer, heart disease, stroke, lung diseases, diabetes, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), which includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Smoking also increases risk for tuberculosis, certain eye diseases, and problems of the immune system, including rheumatoid arthritis.
” we shall spread the danger of smoking all over the states where we finds ourselves in order to sensitizes women and childrens on harmful effect of drugs and smokes among young childrens and women”
The house to house campaign enabled us to meet with many women and childrens at home to raise more awareness on all the dangers associated with drugs and smoking all forms of tobacco
“we say no to tobacco smoking among teenagers,women and youth across the 19 northern states of Nigeria”
No matter how you smoke it, tobacco is dangerous to your health. There are no safe substances in any tobacco products, from acetone and tar to nicotine and carbon monoxide. The substances you inhale don’t just affect your lungs. They can affect your entire body.
Smoking can lead to a variety of ongoing complications in the body, as well as long-term effects on your body systems. While smoking can increase your risk of a variety of problems over several years, some of the bodily effects are immediate. Learn more about the symptoms and overall effects of smoking on the body below.
There are so many dangers associated with tobacco smoking and other dangerous substance in our society
Lung cancer is not the only consequence of smoking, smoking is responsible for a heap of other awful diseases, contributing to the 480,000 lives lost to tobacco we face today and that is why the eye opener foundation shall abloud abstenance in all forms
Tobacco smoke is incredibly harmful to your health. There’s no safe way to smoke. Replacing your cigarette with a cigar, pipe, or hookah won’t help you avoid the health risks.
Cigarettes contain about 600 ingredients, many of which can also be found in cigars and hookahs. When these ingredients burn, they generate more than 7,000 chemicals
There is need for more NGO/CSO and tradiotional title holders with religious leaders to join the campaign
Good news is this:
QUITTING WILL MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE
The Eye oIpener Foundation