Netflix greenlights images of sexualized underage girls, but shuns smokers
Japan has one of the highest smoking rates on Earth--yet one of the lowest lung cancer rates, and one of the highest life expectancy rates!
The FDA has no right to tell you or anyone else not to take supplements, smoke, or vape. They have not earned, nor do they deserve, the public's trust.
Anything is toxic or carcinogenic if the dose is large enough.
Never apologize for smoking. Here's why
There are actually numerous little-known health benefits to smoking which have to be weighed alongside potential risks. As efforts in the 60s and 70s to warn people about the then-unknown risks of smoking turned into a frenzy to obliterate smokers from the face of the planet, the health benefits of smoking and nicotine became more and more suppressed.
I know your mother taught you please and thank you, and while I doubt she mentioned cigarettes specifically, trust me, it applies just the same.
When someone attempts to impose their will on you by saying you should quit smoking - or asking when you will quit smoking - just tell them you will as soon as THEY quit all the unhealthy and risky things THEY do. From that point forward, constantly ask them if they've quit everything yet!