"They relax me, keep me sane."
"Smoking is better than doing (insert other drug
"They really feel good after sex/dinner."
"I only smoke when I'm drunk/high."
"I can stop any time."
* Super addictive.
* Causes heart disease, lung cancer, throat cancer, and emphysema.
* Can cause impotence - decreases blood circulation.
* Can cause gum disease or gingivitis.
with other drugs, smoking cigarettes might not seem like such a
big deal. But, like alcohol, there is a higher rate of smoking in
gays and lesbians than with any other group. If you want help to
here or call Gay City at 206.860.6969 for a "quit kit."
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