Smoking leads to schizophrenia, scientists say

Smoking harms not only the body but also the psyche of the person. Besides the obvious addiction from nicotine, cigarettes can lead to the development of schizophrenia, according to scientists from London's Royal College.

The composition of tobacco products includes a variety of chemical compounds, which act on the nervous system. In the experiment with the participation of 287 thousand and 15 thousand smokers with experience scientists have proven that the risk of schizophrenia among smokers is three times higher than non-smokers.

In the process of Smoking, the brain secretes dopamine, the happiness hormone. Regular clicking on "dopamine lever causes the inevitable failure of the nervous system. As a result may develop schizophrenia and other mental illnesses.

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