There are over 5.5 trillion cigarettes produced globally in each and every year. All over the world smoking of cigarettes is a general activity to relax and over 1.1 billion people, which is over one-sixth of the world’s population smoke
A vein thrombus occurs in the deep veins located in the legs of pelvis. The vein thrombus entails a clot that blocks the blood vessels causing serious health complications. Numerous risk factors may lead to development of a deep vein thrombus (DVT). These risk factors include a previous history of venous thromboembolism may cause a deep vein thrombus condition. Further, a previous episode of deep vein thrombus may also increase the chances of one developing a serious deep vein thrombosis condition.
This is the habit of taking harmful substances such as nicotine in our bodies through inhalation of cigarettes, pipes and cigars.
Many people indulge in smoking habit for different reasons be it for leisure purposes, stress relief, or even for stimulation purposes. Smoking leads to addiction which has tragic health consequences such as chronic diseases such as cardiovascular diseases and terminal illness.
The older adults have a high propensity of suffering the heart related conditions and other effects of prolonged smoking. Main reasons for the development of the complications come from the fact that the elderly smokers are more les seasoned smoker with many years of exposure.