Need a different motivation to quit smoking?

Knowing that cigarettes contain sugar and they also contribute to erectile dysfunction and hair loss may be the motivation you need!



Need a different motivation to quit smoking?

Stopping smoking is the single best thing you can do to improve your overall health and wellbeing, but these may be better motivation for you personally to quit?

Cigarettes contain sugar and they also contribute to erectile dysfunction and hair loss!

Added sugar increases toxicity still further.

Understanding that cigarettes contain sugar, alongside the other well-known poisonous toxins, may resonate more with you as motivation to stop.

In addition to the long list of frightening chemicals found within tobacco, many people don’t realise that cigarettes also contain sugar.

Sugars occur naturally in the tobacco leaf but are also commonly added to cigarettes by tobacco companies to reduce the harshness of the smoke and make it easier to inhale. Unfortunately, the added sugar actually increases the levels of already toxic chemicals found in cigarettes!

It’s not just bad breath that is a turn off.

Aside from the obvious health impacts, smoking also contributes to:

  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Snoring
  • Acne
  • Premature hair greying
  • Hair loss

The obvious health impacts.

We all know the implications that cigarette smoke has on our cardiovascular and lung health; the links between smoking and emphysema, cancer, strokes, and heart attacks are well established, but smoking is also a root cause of:

  • Insulin resistance
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Endometriosis
  • Reduced fertility

And the list goes on. If you need assistance with quitting smoking or with any other sort of addiction, please get in touch and we can support you through this process.

How Optimal Health Can Help

If you struggle with quitting and would like some support then we recommend starting with an Initial Health Consultation for new patients. We connect online, listen clearly to your health concerns and priorities, ensure our philosophy meets your needs, and recommend the starting point for an Optimal Health Treatment Pathway ©



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