Smoking Campaigns: Middle Age Smokers And Anti-Smokers

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Anti-smoking campaigns usually target teen and adolescent smokers because more than 80% of adult smokers begin smoking before the age of 18. Very few campaign targeted at Middle-aged smokers. It should be not forgotten that elderly peoples behavior might influence teen and adolescents’ behaviors as well as their attitudes. Among these, according to the CDC, smoking triples the risk of dying from heart disease among middle-aged men and women. Researches prove that, the diseases associated with smoking are most prevalent between 45 to 74 ages. However, those who quit smoking can substantially reduce their risk for the various smoking related negative health outcomes, especially if they quit before age 35 years (Doll, Peto, Wheatley, Gray & Sutherland,
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