• Effects Of Smoking Thoracic Society
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    The Harmful Effects of Smoking The Harmful Effects of Smoking Name: Adam Newell Teacher: Dr. Delos Santos Section: 57 Date December 8, 1999 Research Paper Words: 1901 Every year thousands of people die because of lung cancer or other tobacco related illnesses. Everyone in the world comes in contact with smoke from a cigarette at least once in their lifetime, whether it is at a restaurant or at work. Millions of people are addicted to smoking, and thousands more become addicted every year. Cigar...
  • Tobacco Companies' Denial Smoking Industry Risen
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    Tobacco companies are now in trouble, confronted by all the scientific research results from the society, that cigar ets makers have been concealing the fact that tobacco contains an addictive drug from an unwary public. Tobacco industry researchers say throughout the years it has been showed that smoking causes diseases such as oral and lung cancers, emphysema, and heart disease. There have also risen recent law suits against tobacco companies for what they have been told the public about the h...
  • Teen Smoking And Tobacco Companies
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    One of the biggest problems in this world today is under age smoking. Many tobacco companies influence smoking among minors. Minors are potential long-term smokers, therefore most tobacco companies target minors for profit. Tobacco companies target minors only for profit. They know that almost everyone that smokes started before the age of 18. Tobacco companies target minors in many ways. Minors are targeted with advertisements in many magazines. You can obviously tell tobacco companies are try...
  • Tobacco Crazy People Companies Industry
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    The tobacco companies have been getting a lot of bad reviews lately. They are being sued for millions of dollars for smokers' Medicaid bills. I do not understand why they are being sued. The tobacco companies are only trying to make a living like everyone else. Warning labels are put on cigarette packs, and everyone knows about the hazards of smoking. People make the decision to smoke, so why should the tobacco companies take the blame Tobacco use, along with the association of its danger, has b...
  • Tobacco People Individuals Loss
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    Tobacco Products Must Be Illegal By How is it possible for something that kills so many people to be legal in a country that boasts the supreme protection of its citizens Tobacco is literally destroying thousands of lives everyday, and all attempts toward putting the tobacco problem to an end have been unsuccessful. Something must be done effectively to stop the rapid growth of tobacco abusers and victims. In the following paragraphs, I will provide strong points of support which ultimately favo...
  • Tobacco In Malaysia Smoke Health Smoking
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    Tobacco is one of the leading preventable causes of death in Malaysia. Under the current law, smoking is banned in all public places. These include amusement centres, theatres, hospitals, clinics, public vehicles and air-conditioned restaurants. Likewise, anyone under age of eighteen is not allowed to buy cigarettes or any tobacco products. If the seller is not sure of the buyer's age, then it is advisable to check his identity card. Free cigarette samples are not allowed to be distributed at th...
  • The Tobacco Issue Industry Government Smoking
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    The Tobacco Issue: Where the Responsibility Lies Political-Legal Issues: The legal and political issues surrounding the tobacco industry include whether or not tobacco companies should be held liable for tobacco-related deaths of smokers and those related to second-hand smoke, as well as whether or not elected officials should be accepting money from the tobacco industry in order to win elections. When deciding where the responsibility lies in the case of tobacco, the facts can be turned to favo...
  • Make Tobacco Illegal And Legalize Marijuana
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    There have been lots of views and opinions surrounding the arguments whether marijuana should be legalized and if tobacco should be made illegal. The reasons for marijuana not being legalized are similar to the reasons people want tobacco to become illegal. Only the danger that tobacco provides is more intense than the danger marijuana. Marijuana short-term effects include temporary problem with memory and problems with learning. It also causes temporary distorted perception (sounds, time, touch...
  • Tobacco Advertising Consumption Ban Smoking
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    Introduction To say that tobacco advertising stimulates tobacco sales may seem a simple and moderate statement. In reality, tobacco control activists often meet serious opposition in defending this fact. Achieving the restriction or banning of tobacco advertising is one of the fiercest battles to face. Tobacco lobbyists usually assert that advertising does not increase the overall quantity of tobacco sold. Rather, the tobacco industry maintains that advertising merely enhances the market share o...
  • Smokeless Tobacco Nicotine Snuff 1995
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    Smokeless TobaccoA Rising Trend with Today's Youth By July 3, 2001 Abstract The consumption of tobacco is probably the most harmful thing you can do to your body and health. Most people that consume tobacco do so in the form of a cigarette, but lately there has been another form of tobacco that is cause for concern among younger age groups: smokeless tobacco. Smokeless tobacco contains the same addictive nicotine found in a cigarette but it is chewed rather than smoked. The tobacco or plug sold ...
  • Tobacco Loss At Home Is A Gain Overseas
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    BOSTON - MONDAY, APRIL 27, 1998 OPINION/ESSAYS Tobacco Loss at Home Is a Gain Overseas Kathryn Mulvey Under the stress of battling US regulators, the internal tobacco industry mindset is getting easier to see. It realizes it has lost the battle for America's hearts and minds. It knows the public holds Big Tobacco in low esteem and expects it to make as few concessions to our health as possible. So why do tobacco corporations bother to continue the charade and keep putting their case before an un...
  • Tobacco Companies Nicotine Cigarette Smoking
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    The War on Tobacco Each day, millions of Americans of all ages light up a cigarette distributed by the tobacco companies. Smoking is a habit that, in the long run, causes cancer and other diseases associated with the lungs. Now, this deadly cancer causing drug is one of the leading causes of death in America today. Some may argue that it is a person^1 s choice to smoke and that the tobacco companies are innocent because of this. In actuality, the tobacco companies are to blame for toying with t...
  • Should Tobacco Advertising Be Restricted
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    Should tobacco advertising be restricted? This is a very controversial issue. There is the idea that young children that smoke started smoking because of advertisements, but there is also the idea that children start smoking for other reasons. Many big, well-known tobacco companies like RJ Reynolds are being sued for their advertisements. On Monday April 20 th, 1998 the jury heard a testimony from Lynn Beasly, the marketing vice president of the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company. The courts believed t...
  • Teen Smoking Tobacco Products
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    Teen Smoking Stopping teens from smoking is a big challenge many communities face today. Many communities can only watch without action while local businesses continue to sell tobacco products to minors, even under risk of penalty of law. Recent studies show that a large percentage of teens today are getting their cigarettes from stores, mostly gas stations or convenience store. As teens continue to be able to buy their own cigarettes, more and more communities begin to impose stronger punishmen...
  • Tobacco Audiences For Example The Joe Camel
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    What fills our air with pollution, are lungs with smoke, and are gums with holes. Tobacco is the answer. There are people everyday that die due to Tobacco. Innocent by standers are becoming ill due to second hand smoke. That is why tobacco should be illegal. Everyday people light up, smoke, and die. Ciggrearetts have seventeen toxins that are deadly. Cigarettes are addictive therefore it is very hard to quit, because of the nicotine is what causes the addiction. The nicotine and the tar is what...
  • The Tobacco Wars Government Market People
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    The Tobacco Wars The U. S. government regulates the sale and distribution of tobacco products in many ways. Some examples of the way the government regulates are setting an age limit and taxing tobacco products. In the economic world, the tobacco wars are a serious issue. The sale of tobacco as we know is very inelastic. The government puts heavy taxes on tobacco products to cut down on the sale of them. They know that the people will buy cigarettes no matter how much they cost. Elasticity has ...
  • Cigarette Economic Effects Sales Of Tobacco
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    Kicking the Habit: The Economic Effect on the Nation For about 400 years tobacco companies have been at the top of the American enterprise. But lately in the last 50 years we have been learning about the health hazards linked to tobacco. In 1964, the Surgeon General announced that smoking can be a health hazard. After that discovery, nicotine (which is in tobacco) was found to be a very addictive drug. It was also found that currently there are about 9, 000 deaths annually due to second-hand sm...
  • Smokeless Tobacco Users Health Mouth
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    Smokeless Tobacco General Purpose: To inform Specific Purpose: At the end of my speech, the audience will know about smokeless tobacco and the risks involved with using smokeless tobacco products. Central Idea: Smokeless tobacco poses many threats to the health of its users. Introduction: Using smokeless tobacco is nothing to smile about. It's a habit that can ruin your health and your life. It's as addictive as cigarettes and twice as dangerous. And there's a very good chance you will get cance...
  • Tobacco Use Sucks Effects Start People
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    Brandon Turn bow June 14, 2000 Essay #3 Final Tobacco Use Sucks By now, almost everyone knows that smoking and other tobacco use causes cancer. But did you know its also the number one cause of heart disease and emphysema, too When you smoke tobacco, the effects on your body are immediate. Your pulse increases. Breathing becomes faster and more shallow. Circulation begins to drop. Poisonous compounds like carbon monoxide, hydrogen cyanide and ammonia gas enter your bloodstream. Meanwhile, nicot...
  • Tobacco Development Second Hand
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    TFI releases Tobacco & Development, an annotated bibliography & agenda for future research. Profits Over People, a new report released today by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) shows that transnational tobacco companies have engaged in active comprehensive campaigns of deception over the last decade in Latin America and the Caribbean regarding the harmful effects of second-hand smoke and the nature of tobacco company marketing activities. These campaigns were designed to delay or avoi...