Who says smoking is bad for health apart from the doctors, the food and drug administration authorities etc. do you know anyone on the face of the earth with similar remarks? Smokers do get some health advantages over nonsmokers which might be not in your knowledge so read the following:
You will be astonished to know that smoking saves a person from osteoporosis and joint replacement surgery i.e. there are very fewer chances of these diseases in smokers.
It is quite unsettling to hear that the smoking prevents from chronic movement disorder that is Parkinson's disease. It is a fact proved by the researchers of Harvard university in 2007 , although they failed to know why the smokers don't get Parkinson's disease but it seemed smoking worked as the protective shield against Parkinson's disease because as soon as someone quits smoking he is more likely to get caught by this very disease.
cigarettes are a wonder drug for those people who want lose their weight because it suppresses appetite but smoking also stimulates appetite too, it's kind of complex but mostly smokers don't get obese. It was in the Journal of physiology and behavior published in 2011 that those who quit smoking gained weight.
The mortality rate in smokers who had a heart attack is less than the non-smokers. Clopidogrel a heart drug functions better due to tobacco in cigarettes
It seems like smoking is great and you might be thinking "Why all the health professionals are trying to make us non-smokers? Maybe they are trying to make money by selling nicotine patches or some other drugs?"
Don't be so fast. Some of these "benefits" exist because smokers don't live enough to have these diseases. According to one of the health sites, smokers die Ten years sooner than non-smokers.
Here are the facts: Tobacco-Related Mortality