According to the World Health organization-around 6 million people die each year because of smoking and tobacco related disease. The various studies on the effects of cigarette smoking, it is responsible for one out of every five deaths in the world and is the most addictive and destructive over-the-counter drug known to human. The history and culture surrounding cigarette smoking dates back to before World War I. During this time tobacco was smoked mostly in the form of cigars and primarily by the wealthy. The number of people who smoked cigarettes boomed when the tobacco companies started to mass-produce cigarettes. For today’s people have so many different reasons why they are smoke. In most cases is stress, expression, social, loneliness or just fun. After people try smoking, some continue to make it a habit. It becomes an almost necessity for stress related problem an addiction. With smoking people have that reason to kick back and enjoy yourself for a couple minutes. Social thing is another large factor for people who smoke. If your outside having a smoke and see someone else outside with a smoke, it's often a great way to make conversation. Especially when going out to bars or clubs, those are prime social areas to meet people and socialize over a drink and a smoke. A smoke in a lonely moment is a great way to make up the feeling of being alone. More important is content of cigarettes that people addict to. One big issue is that most smokers are completely unaware of what each stick of cigarette contains. We all known, cigarettes contain nicotine. But nicotine is not most dangerous component. Known, is that over 4000 chemicals are released from a lit cigarette. Although the exact amount of each chemical varies by brand, the chemicals are there in all cigarettes. Obviously, detailing all of them is not possible. I will try to show some of them and give you an idea of what's in that smoke. In the picture you can see name of the chemicals which contain of a cigarettes and use at home. Nicotine is one of the most addictive substances known to people, a powerful and fast-acting medical and non-medical poison. Ammonia used as a flavouring, frees nicotine from tobacco turning it into a gas. Often found in dry cleaning fluids and use for toilet cleaner. Acetone used as a solvent, for example, nail polish remover also found in smoke. Carbon Monoxide is the same gas that comes out of car exhausts. The main gas in cigarette smoke, formed when the cigarette is lit. This list could be continued. All of the above have huge effect on health. You can eat five portions of fruit or veg a day and exercise regularly – but healthy behaviour means little if you continue to smoke. Research has shown that smoking reduces life expectancy by seven to eight years. The number of people under the age of 70 who die from smoking-related diseases exceeds the total figure for deaths caused by breast cancer, AIDS, traffic accidents and drug addiction. Heart disease is the main cause of death due to smoking. Blood clots in the heart and brain are the most common causes of sudden death.
Nicotine is the main substance which causes an
different, contrary ideas. Death tells us that Liesel's anger and darkness fuels her desire to steal this book — her anger toward Hitler and the loss of her family, and the darkness that she's experiencing in her life from these losses.
THE JOY OF CIGARETTES
In late 1939 Liesel, despite having nightmares about her dead brother still, has settled into life in Molching. She loves her foster parents Hans and Rosa, her best friend is Rudy Steiner, and her reading and writing is improving. Liesel and Hans…
centuries all around the world, and is a substance that has become very much a part of the American culture. Nearly 65 million Americans have claimed to either have used it occasionally or regularly, but the debate on whether this substance should be legalized or not remains a very hot topic today. Marijuana is good and would be beneficial if legalized for multiple reasons including bringing in money to the government, helpful medical uses, hemp is one of the best materials in the world and it is healthier…
Marsden’s novel ‘Tomorrow When the War Began’, is a character who _______________ as the novel progresses. She is motivated and motivating, courageous, determined and introspective.
Ellie’s ___________ is what enables the group to discover the way into the ___________ known as ‘Hell’. The rest of the group would have given up but Ellie ______________. She said ‘If I wasn’t such a ____________ pig headed idiot I would have surrendered’ but she tells the others ‘I think we should give it our best…
U.S must bring down drinking age
In different countries round the world if you're beneath the age of twenty one you'll be able to drink alcohol some countries do not even have an age limit, however in America you have got to be twenty one to shop for alcohol. You'll be able to visit war and die for your country after you are eighteen, you'll be able to additionally vote, obtain cigarettes, and however you cannot obtain alcohol. One amongst the most causes of the eld being set to twenty one was…
Cool Jazz 1949 – 1955
China Becomes Communist
First Non-Stop Flight Around the World
George Orwell Publishes Nineteen Eight-Four
Soviet Union Has Atomic Bomb
First Modern Credit Card Introduced
First Organ Transplant
First "Peanuts" Cartoon Strip
Korean War Begins
Senator Joseph McCarthy Begins Communist Witch Hunt
U.S. President Truman Orders Construction of Hydrogen Bomb
Color TV Introduced
South Africans Forced to Carry ID Cards Identifying Race
I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving
dragging themselves through the negro streets at dawn looking for an angry
angelheaded hipsters burning for the ancient heavenly connection to the
starry dynamo in the machinery of night,
who poverty and tatters and hollow-eyed and high sat up smoking in the
supernatural darkness of cold-water flats floating across the tops of
cities contemplating jazz,
who bared their brains to Heaven…
Can I see a show of hands how many people here have ever smoked Cannabis sativa, commonly known as marijuana? I see none of you raised your hand. Well obviously no one would want to admit to a criminal activity in front of their teacher. But why is it that smoking pot is so taboo in our society? After all numerous famous intellectuals support marijuana. Al Gore is considered by many to be the leading figure in climate change awareness and environmental preservation. But few people know that Al Gore…
four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of the American continents. Those voyages, and his efforts to establish permanent settlements on the island of Hispaniola, initiated the Spanish colonization of the New World.
John cabot- was an Italian navigator and explorer whose 1497 discovery of parts of North America under the commission of Henry VII of England is commonly held to have been the first European encounter with the mainland of North America since the…
stake for both is something essentially selfish- escape for Blanche, sexual satisfaction and dominance for Stanley.
Equally in Top Girls, Marlene’s sister Joyce clings on to her past. She still criticises Marlene’s judgement by accusing her that “I don’t know how you could leave your own child”. By referring still to Angie as Marlene’s child, suggests that Joyce has not accepted the past and this leads to the growth of her resentment and bitterness, and these sentiments are articulated through…
actually improve community safety.” Another official had said “legalizing marijuana would be a better approach with a strong policy on taxation and regulation”.Marijuana (Cannabis sativa) is a naturally occurring weed found in various parts of the world. Documentation of marijuana use for medicinal purposes can be traced back to ancient China, Egypt, India, Rome and Greece. The drug marijuana consists of the leaves and flowers of hemp plants. Marijuana can be either smoked or eaten and is known to…