Alcohol and tabacco

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  • Created by: Kelleigh
  • Created on: 09-06-12 17:10

Tobacco

  • contains carbon monoxide - combines irreversibly with haemoglobin in the blood cells, which means the bloos can carry less oxygen
  • This can deprive the foetus in pregnant women, leading the baby to be born underweight
  • The chemicals in these can lead to cancer
  • Tar in cigarettes damage cilia…

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