Even if you have been smoking for years, once you quit your:
- circulation will improve
- lung function will increase up to 30%
If you have had a heart attack and quit smoking, your chance of having a second heart attack will decrease by 50%. Health Canada
It’s never too late to quit!
Second hand smoke can be just as harmful as smoking. Even your pets can be at risk. In one study veterinarians found dogs living in households where there are smokers had a greater risk of developing lung cancer than those that lived in a smoke-free home.
Learn more about being smoke free and for help on how you can quit smoking go to Tobacco Free Living.