The first owner of the Marlboro Company died of lung cancer.
Smoking while pregnant increases the chances of spontaneous abortions (miscarriages) stillbirths and premature labor.
In New York, it is against the law for children to pick up or collect cigarette and cigar butts.
Smokers get ten times more wrinkles than non-smokers.
One million Americans, about 3,000 each day, take up smoking each year. Most of them are children.
20 minutes after smoking a cigarette, blood pressure drops to normal.
Cigarette smoke contains 4,800 chemicals, 69 of which cause cancer.