Nicotine is not the only chemical in cigarette smoke. There are over 4000 toxic chemicals in major cigarette brands.
Some of the chemicals were introduced to increase the addictive qualities of nicotine by getting it into your bloodstream faster. That should make you angry with the cigarette companies, if you weren’t already.
You are also exposed to chemicals in the products you use to light your cigarettes. For example, butane is an element of lighter fluid and is also toxic to the human body. Continue reading