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1

Nicotine is the Harmless Drug Found in ___________ Smoke.

Tobacco.

2

Carbon Monoxide is the _____________ Gas Found in Tobacco Smoke and it Takes Up Some of the Oxygen-Carrying Capacity of Your ________.

Poisonous...Blood...

3

Oxygen Shortage is a Particular Problem in Pregnant Woman who _________.

Smoke.

4

During Pregnancy a Woman is Carrying __________ for her Developing Foetus as well as Herself. If the Mother's Blood is Carrying Carbon _____________, the Foetus may not get enough Oxygen to How Properly, Leading to ______________ Births.

Oxygen...Monoxide...Premature...

5

The Cilia in the Trachea and Bronchi that Move ________, Bacteria and Dirt Away from the ________ are Anaesthetised by Some of the Chemicals in Tobacco Smoke.

Mucus...Lungs...

6

In Smoking, They Stop Working for a Time Allowing Dirt and ______________ Down into the Lungs and Increasing the Risk of Infections. __________ Builds Up Over Time and Causes Coughing.

Pathogens...Mucus...

7

Tar is a _____________. It Acts on the ___________ Cells of the Lungs and Greatly Increases the Risk of ______ Cancer Developing.

Carcinogen...Delicate...Lung...

8

The Chemicals in Tobacco Smoke Also Affect the Heart and Blood __________.

Vessels.

9

Smoking Narrows the Blood __________ in your Skin, Ageing it. Nicotine Makes the Heart Rate ___________ Whilst Other Chemicals Damage the Lining of the __________, Making Coronary Heart Disease More Likely.

Vessels...Increase...Arteries...