Healthy lungs and the lungs of a smoker. Smokers considering quitting, or those who have already quit, often believe that the damage inflicted on the lungs from smoking will not only cease, but will also reverse. According to experts, this is only partly true.
Even if you’ve been a lifelong smoker, it is never too late to quit. In this infographic, our experts explain how your lungs – and the rest of your body – begin recovering beginning in less than a half hour after you quit.