If you smoke, quitting is probably the greatest single step you can take to improve your health. It doesn't matter how many times you have tried to quit - you CAN STOP smoking, and you are four times more likely to stop smoking successfully with a stop smoking service than you are alone.
Smoking causes cancers of the lung, oesophagus, larynx, mouth, throat, kidney, bladder, liver, pancreas, stomach, cervix, colon and rectum, as well as acute myeloid leukaemia.
Over 800 children visit their doctor every day in the UK due to the effects of secondhand smoke exposure.
Smoking is one of the main causes of house fires.
It's estimated that 23 children in the UK each year will die due to second-hand smoke.
Children can inhale the equivalent of around 150 cigarettes a year when adults around them smoke.
Smoking is a leading cause of cancer and death from cancer.
The level of secondhand smoke in cars is at least ten times greater than in the house.
The more a person smokes, the greater the risk of premature wrinkling.