Tobacco History

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…

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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…

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Is tobacco a plant

Is tobacco a plant

August 1, 2017
Tobacco’s genus, Nicotiana, covers over 70 species. The name tobacco usually refers to most famous and widely used Nicotiana Tabacum…

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History of Copenhagen tobacco

History of Copenhagen tobacco

July 24, 2017
A Canadian Can of Copenhagen Long Cut. Copenhagen is a brand of smokeless tobacco made by the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company. It is…

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Tobacco in Colonial Virginia

Tobacco in Colonial Virginia

June 22, 2017
The history of tobacco is the history of Jamestown and of Virginia. No one staple or resource ever played a more significant role in…

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Quit tobacco Timeline

Quit tobacco Timeline

June 2, 2017
Welcome to the Quit Smoking Side Effects Timeline, a quick reference guide for smokers who want to find out what happens when you quit…

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US tobacco companies

US tobacco companies

March 5, 2017
Smoking – and quitting smoking – is big business. According to the American Cancer Society, the average smoker spends $1, 500 a year…

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Tobacco history facts

Tobacco history facts

February 25, 2017
Nicotine was isolated from tobacco leaves ( Nicotiana tabacum ) in 1828, but the powerful effects of nicotine were already well recognized…

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History of tobacco Regulation

History of tobacco Regulation

February 17, 2017
National Commission on Marihuana and Drug Abuse THE BAN ON ADVERTISING Both the U.S. Public Health Service and Federal Trade Commission…

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Surgeon General report on smoking

Surgeon General report on smoking

December 27, 2016
Order Documents Order 2014 Surgeon General s Report documents from our Publications Catalog. In the Publications Catalog, type in 2014…

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Native American tobacco use

Native American tobacco use

October 20, 2016
GEOCITIES IS CLOSING! The four sacred plants are gift of the Four Manido (Spirits of the Four Directions). To those who live in the…

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Native American tobacco

Native American tobacco

September 18, 2016
If you are an American Indian or Alaska Native, you likely know someone with health problems from cigarette smoking—possibly a member…

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