What are the side effects of smoking on women

What are the side effects of smoking on women

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In general, smoking is really harmful to the health of every person. However, there are particular concerns that only affect the women. Smoking harms the women in the worst possible ways. It actually impacts all the aspect of a woman’s reproductive health. The Tobacco content in the cigarettes actually reduces the blood flow and oxygen absorption in the body. Everyone knows that smoking is extremely injuries to health, however, not many know how it is really harmful to women everywhere. Let’s find out how smoking affects the health of a woman? (Also read: What Are The Most Shocking Myths About Pubic Hair)

Menstrual cycle
There is a stark difference in a smoker and non-smoker’s menstruation routine. According to a study that smoking leads to irregularity in the menstrual cycle. The woman who smokes has a shorter menstrual cycle in comparison to a non-smoking woman.

Early menopause
According to a research, women who smoke may experience a case of an early menopause. The early menopause signs include hot flushes, sweats and insomnia. Only quitting smoking can help you to reduce the risk of early menopause. (Also read: What are the signs that you must visit your gynaecologist at once)

Problems in Conceiving
Women who smoke expose their body to 7000 chemicals. These chemicals have a negative impact on your fertility. As a result, it becomes hard for a woman who smokes to conceive. It leads to fertility problems like damage to your reproductive organs or damage to your eggs or premature menopause.  

Decreases the bone density
Your bone density is important to keep your nones from breaking easily in case of any problem. However, the women who smoke find it hard to maintain the right bone density. So, their bones turn brittle.

Reduces fertility
The women who smoke have a hard time in getting pregnant, or if they are already pregnant they have a chance of miscarriage. It might even lead to Ectopic pregnancy. In the Ectopic pregnancy, the egg starts developing outside the uterus leading to various problems. (Also read: What are the causes of vaginal odour)

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