Buerger’s Disease is a rare condition whereby the is an inflamation of the interior of the blood vessels, which eventually cuts off blood flow to the extremities. Eventually, the extremities die off and inevitably lead to amputation. So, next time you are considering taking a cool drag off of a Marlboro Red, think about this Cincinnati man who must prepare to amputate his leg up to the knee because of this cigarette-related illness. Check out the link as it has some fantastic pictures of his dead toes.
How ironic would it be if you could get shoes with your Marlboro points?