31/05/2015 12:11 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

World No Tobacco Day: 9 Chilling Graphic Art To Help You Understand The Harm Cigarettes Cause


On World No Tobacco Day, here's the extra push you need to quit smoking.

The graphic art, both creative and succinct, captures what smoking does to the body. Twitter users posted these to make a point -- cigarettes do not just affect the smoker, it harms everyone around him/her.

A World Health Organisation press release stated that tobacco-related illness is one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced and approximately one person dies from a tobacco-linked disease every six seconds, equivalent to almost 6 million people a year.

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