When you smoke, you inhale tobacco smoke, which contains over 7,000 toxic chemicals including carbon monoxide, formaldehyde and hydrogen cyanide. These chemicals are transferred from your lungs into your blood- stream, changing and damaging cells all around your body. The changes that these chemicals cause can significantly increase your risk of stroke according to a stroke specialist – Dr Winnie Lim Khoo, Adult Neurologist, Manila, Philippines #stroke #strokecare #strokerisk #smoke #smoking #quitsmoking #stopsmoking #neurologist #manila #philippines – at Hospital of the Infant Jesus

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