States that ban smoking in public places

States that ban smoking in public places

NOVEMBER 13, 2017

We re halfway there, say those who advocate state bans on smoking in public spaces. According to a report out this week from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 25 states have passed laws banning smoking in workplaces, restaurants and bars during the past 10 years. If the trend continues…

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Tobacco Health Risks

Tobacco Health Risks

OCTOBER 24, 2017

Main content Tobacco has many negative side-affects that you should be aware of before using it. It is especially important to learn the inherent risks of using tobacco since it is both highly addictive and may be a huge threat to your health. Addiction Nicotine in tobacco – a strong poison – is . It…

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Cigarettes Leaves

Cigarettes Leaves

OCTOBER 04, 2017

Graphic explains how electronic cigarettes work. (Image via AP) E-cigarettes appear on display at Vape store in Chicago, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations…

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Dangers of smoking article

Dangers of smoking article

SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

Cigarette smoking has disastrous consequences: It damages just about every organ of the body and leads to the general deterioration of the smoker s health. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that cigarette smoking is responsible for nearly one of every five deaths in the United States, or about 438, deaths every year. Cigarette smoking is deadlier…

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Smoking scenes in popular movies

Smoking scenes in popular movies

SEPTEMBER 10, 2017

The European Union has inched closer to America — at least regarding their stance on smoking. The European Parliament is banning menthol and other flavored cigarettes. They’re also setting their sights on “slim” cigarettes, and hoping to regulate e-cigarettes. It’s a bold move for a continent populated with the world’s biggest smokers and drinkers. We know smoking is detrimental…

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How Tobacco is made?

How Tobacco is made?

SEPTEMBER 06, 2017

Neurons in our brains that respond to the effect of nicotine. Tobacco is a leafy plant grown around the world. In 2007, four countries—China, Brazil, India, and the United States—produced two-thirds of the world’s tobacco. Tobacco is currently grown in 16 states in the United States. The largest tobacco-producing states are Kentucky and North Carolina. They account for 71%…

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History of Smoke Signals

History of Smoke Signals

SEPTEMBER 02, 2017

It s a very human characteristic to communicate through the use of gestures and signs. The plains tribes, including the Arapaho Indians who lived on the future building site, took this natural tendency to another level by developing a standardized system of signing. Arapaho chief Little Raven said, I have met Comanches, Kiowas, Apaches, Caddos, Gros Ventres, Snakes, Crows…

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History of chewing tobacco

History of chewing tobacco

AUGUST 29, 2017

Lenny Dykstra chews tobacco during a game against the Chicago Cubs, Sept 1, 1990. Credit: Jonathan Daniel / Getty Images Pitching great Curt Schilling revealed the details of his fight with cancer on Boston radio Wednesday, explaining that he has squamous cell carcinoma, a form of mouth cancer that is currently in remission, and that he likely got it from a career of chewing…

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Quitting smokeless tobacco Timeline

Quitting smokeless tobacco Timeline

AUGUST 25, 2017

For most of my adult life I have relied on a crutch to see me through my days. I finally got rid of that crutch when I threw out my can of Copenhagen. As much as I thought I was tough, healthy and hardcore, I never considered, or accepted the fact that I was also a substance abuser. Looking back at all the stops and starts to this addiction, I don t know how I allowed myself…

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