You get what you sow

Have you ever considered the consequences of what you are doing now and how they may affect your life years from now?Enjoy chain smoking?  According to the CDC, life expectancy for smokers is at least 10 years shorter than for nonsmokers. Quitting smoking before the age of 40 reduces the risk of dying from smoking-related disease by about 90%.  So, for all those teenagers who smoked like stacks in high school, you might be wanting to crank out a will some time soon.How about alcohol consumption?  In a study involving 599,592 drinkers, the study found that persons who consume 100 grams to 200 grams of alcohol weekly have an estimated life expectancy at age 40 that’s about six months shorter.One more?  How about persons who are addicted to something worth being addicted to?  According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Drug use can have a wide range of short- and long-term, direct and indirect effects. Short-term effects can range from changes…

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