Every third case of cancer is caused by smoking: medical experts
Medical experts say that there are 21,000 deaths from corona in Pakistan while more than 160,000 people die of cancer every year.
Medical experts organized by Oncology of Pakistan held a press conference on the occasion of Notobico Day at Press Club Lahore.
President of Cancer Surgical Pakistan Prof. Arshad Cheema said that every third cancer is caused by smoking, 40% of oral cancers in Karachi are oral cancer. Students smoke.
Dr. Javed Akram, Vice Chancellor, University of Health Sciences, said that the biggest cause of male impotence is smoking. One puff of cigarettes contains four and a half thousand dangerous chemicals that cause cancer.
Medical experts say that the smoke produced by burning tobacco paper is more dangerous.