Smoking - 896 Words
The Problem-Solution Essay Sample
|[Introduction engages reader] | Landu Kalemba is a student at the University of Wyoming |
| |(UW), and he, like many other students, smokes. Since he has live in the dorms, he has had to find a |
| |place where he can smoke. He is just one of the many students gathered outside any of the residence |
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Smoking - 866 Words
Smoking in public is a bad habit and is dangerous for innocent by standers.
Recent studies have confirmed that when you smoke in public you put others health at risk. The dangers of second hand smoke have caused a lot of controversy and therefore there have been a lot of restrictions and new laws about smoking in public places.
Second hand smoke is very dangerous because it can cause nicotine and other bad chemicals to enter the secondhand smoker’s lungs.
Secondhand smoke can damage the body...
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Smoking - 501 Words
I was shocked when I read the statistics for smoking. It showed an estimated 10 million deaths per year in the world by 2020. Knowing that smoking is dangerous; although, in many countries still the number of smokers has increased. Smoking cigarettes can lead to serious problems other than dying such as social and financial and health problems.
Smoking cigarettes make you smell stinky and damages your teeth. A lot of people hate smokers. Smoking has an effect...
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Smoking - 491 Words
Good morning all …
The honorable the judges, the honorable my teachers, the honorable my seniors and my beloved friends . We must give thanks to our god, because of god’s blessing we can stand here until today . First of all, I would like to introduce my self. My name is ……., I sit in ………..,.
My beloved teachers and friends,
Today I will deliver a speech about smoking entitled “Smoking is a bad habit in our lives”.
As we know smoking is one part of...
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All Smoking Essays
Smoking - 676 Words
Now a day deployed in the world dangerous phenomenon it is smoking so smoking have many reasons and damage effect and also it have many way to stop it.
Smoking was pervasive in our society it is not limited to one age but more smokers are from teenagers and young people.
Cigarettes are the means used to smoke which contain many harmful chemicals such as nicotine, Ammonia, Methane, Methanol, Rrnej, Almethylamin and many other chemical substances. Cigarette manufacturing from tobacco...
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Smoking - 577 Words
Smoking can be considered as one of the most dangerous habits that any individual can have. Also, smoking is one of the most common problems today that are killing many people worldwide. According to the report of World Health Organization (WHO ), Viet Nam is one of the countries where male smoker’s rate are highest in the world with more than 47% male adult smoking. Smoking does many horrible things to the human body that most people are not aware of. There are so many dangerous effects of...
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Smoking - 881 Words
Every person has their own excuse about why they started and why they don’t want to quite smoking. Many of the excuses can be treated without smoking. Many said that smoking affects ones weight. it is a source of losing weight .But If you want to lose weight, try working out. If you are stressed, see your doctor for medication. If you just want to fit in, try being nice.Smoking can cause death. Why would you want to smoke if it causes so many deaths? People have all kinds of...
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Smoking - 1132 Words
What can smoking do to people? Generally smoking has been giving a result of killing 6 million people each year (“Smoking Death Worldwide “ n.d.). And about 6,000 dollars a year are wasted for a person to smoke one pack a day for a year (“Answers” n.d.), that is why people called smoking the slowly death. In fact, many people starting to smoke when they were teenager during parties, social situations, and some stress in their life. Teenager sometimes they do not know what they are doing...
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Smoking - 1049 Words
For a long time now many people have had different views about smoking in public places. Smokers feel it is their right to smoke where and when they want. On the other hand non-smokers feel smokers violate their rights and endanger there life. However, our school has decided to institute an “Anti-Smoking” rule. By instituting a rule of no smoking on school grounds we can protect today’s youth against the harms of smoking. This rule would bring many benefits.
At the end of the last school...
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smoking - 346 Words
Imagine a group of friends smoking in a small room full of smoke, to picture in your mind how badly they will get affected. Unfortunately, many people smoke heavily and that’s a really bad thing. So for the sake of the people, the government should start a huge campaign on antismoking and ban smoking in public.
One of the reasons behind why smoking is bad for everyone is that smoking is the single biggest cause of cancer. Studies in Harvard university have shown that there are...
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Smoking - 587 Words
* The world Health Organization did a study that shows tobacco kills more than 6 million people each year. More than 5 million of these deaths are a result of direct tobacco use and 600,000 are the result of second hand smoke.
* I have been smoking for 9-10 years now and I know just because you hear these figures does not mean you are going to quit smoking.
* Some of the dangers of smoking are nicotine is very addictive, smoking causes health problems and smoking is harmful...
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Smoking - 1311 Words
We all know that smoking is bad for us, but have you considered how bad it is?
Here is a top 10 list of negative effects of smoking:
1. Coughing: Smokers coughing that is. After a not predetermined time of being a smoker, you will begin to experience smokers cough, because your body uses this as a way to try and get rid of the toxins you inhale while smoking.
2. Yellow teeth: many smokers when they realize the state of their smile, that have gone from bright white to almost yellow stop...
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Smoking - 953 Words
Pro. John Kinney
Dec 6, 2012
Smokers have the right to smoke
At the NOVA Alexandria campus there has been a debate whether NOVA should ban smoking in all areas in campus. This debate is very critical because there are a lot of smokers in Alexandria campus. They may restrict smoking in certain areas but they can’t prevent students to smoke in the hall campus. If NOVA will ban smoking in all areas, that will create hate behavior between smokers and non-smoker students....
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Smoking - 1418 Words
Sung Wung Eun
Have you ever been in the situation when you took a shower and freshened up for a new day, but were offended and felt unpleasant by the smell of cigarette? You would not be feeling that soon. The University of California is banning the cigarettes and all tobacco products from its campus over the next two years. Students and staffs would not be able to smoke anywhere on a UC campus. Main purpose of this policy is to reduce exposure of second-hand...
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Smoking - 31676 Words
The Ethics of Smoking Author(s): Robert E. Goodin Source: Ethics, Vol. 99, No. 3 (Apr., 1989), pp. 574-624 Published by: The University of Chicago Press Stable URL: http://jstor.org/stable/2380869 Accessed: 14/06/2010 11:16
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Smoking - 418 Words
Not permitting smoking in public areas may help people refrain from smoking. Some argue that there would be a significant decline in the clientele in bars and clubs, but non-smokers actually outnumber smokers three to one. A ban could actually increase people going out because nonsmokers would be more comfortable.
There may also be a sudden realization of the dangers of smoking. With the state government taking a stand, it may cause people to take another look at the deadly factors of...
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Smoking - 880 Words
A very good morning, I bid to our English teacher, Madam Jacqueliene, the chairman and our panel member. Smoking has been a threat to society for a long time. Our government has launched numerous campaigns to eradicate smoking from among the people. Unfortunately, it’s effects are not very obvious. So, today we are going to discuss about the effects of smoking as well as the ways to reduce smokers in our country to the minimum.
The first effect of cigarette smoking, and probably the one that...
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Smoking - 278 Words
Short Informative Essay Speech on Smoking
Smoking is regarded as a fashion symbol in young boys. Despite the ill effects of smoking, people still continue to smoke. Many young boys, who start smoking, feel that they look broadminded and liberated if they smoke.
Most often, the teenagers adopt this habit just because of the company they enjoy. Sometimes, they take a puff from their friend’s cigar. Later on, they develop the habit of smoking as an indispensible part of their lives. With the...
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Smoking - 579 Words
In my opinion, smoking is not only arrogant, but it’s impolite and ill-mannered to think that people who smoke are killing themselves when most of them have loving families. There is always one selfish person who wants to throw their money (and life) away because of tobacco or cigarettes and don’t care about their children. Not only does smoking give children a negative influence, but it can also put them at the risk of health problems such as asthma. It has become the latest thing in the world...
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Smoking - 3547 Words
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Smoking - 395 Words
March 22, 2011
Mr. Robert Bechtold, Manager
Kukyendahl Joint, Inc.
88 North Park Road
Houston, TX 77005
Re: Last Warning
Dear Mr. Bechtold:
(Switched to indirect approach)Enclosed in a summary of recent ETS-related court cases in which landlords and owners were held responsible for providing toxin-free air for their tenants. In most of these cases, owners were also required to reimburse rents and pay damages for the harm done before the environmental tobacco smoke problem was...
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Smoking - 4115 Words
The use of cigarette smoking is a major aspect of our society. Smoking is used in socializing, relaxing, and even entertaining. Smoking tobacco is sold in a variety of options, the most popular being the cigarette. This report examines the irreversible effects of cigarette smoking on various organ systems and challenges the notion that a few years of exposure to smoking will have no lasting adverse consequences. This is to discourage young people from taking up this deadly habit...
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Smoking - the Harm and Effects of Smoking
Proposal KGA I
April 24, 2012
ENGL 221 MITCHELL
I decided to write about the harm and effects of smoking. I wanted to be able to let my audience know how an addiction can turn into a bad situation. In the essay you will be able to analyze the pros and cons of smoking and its effect to anyone and also giving a few more information that many people do not realize or try not to remember. Another key fact is the effects of second-hand smoke. I will go into more detail and...
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Smoking or Non smoking - 247 Words
Going smoke-free lowers the risk of fires and accidental injuries, which can reduce your insurance costs. Smoke-free businesses have negotiated for lower fire and property insurance premiums, with some businesses winning reductions of 25–30 percent.
Going smoke-free reduces cleaning and maintenance costs. The Building Owners and Managers Association, a national trade group, reports that indoor smoking increases cleaning costs and states “secondhand smoke does not belong in buildings.”...
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Smoking vs. Non-Smoking
Smoking vs. Non-Smoking
December 10, 2012
Susan Kling ENG111
Persuasive essay on why the production and sale of cigarettes should not be banned. Includes, opposing arguments and refutes to the opposing claims. Call to action asking non-smokers to try to better understand the issue from the smoker’s point of view and come to a compromise.
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Tobacco Smoking and Smoking Country
The Impact of Smoking
to 1st year IT Students in STI Sta. Rosa Laguna
The Impact of Smoking to 1st year IT Students in STI
Sta. Rosa Laguna
Table of Contents:
Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
Statement of the Problem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Scope and Limitation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
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Smoking at Campus - 473 Words
Based on a recent survey of some students that we did on this week, the result shows that our campus is having problems with the placements of the designated smoking areas at some of the entrances, specially the main entrance. Of those surveyed, 23% of them are smokers, and 77% are non-smokers. Also 59% has agreed that smoking should not be allowed near the door entrance, whereas 28% disagreed, and 18% had no opinion. The result also shows that 40% of the smokers do not smoke in the...
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The Effects of Smoking - 1202 Words
There are many effects of smoking but this presentation deals with a few of them. There is no doubt about the fact that smoking is harmful. It affects every aspect of our lives; be it physical, fetal and mental health, environment, finances and many others too numerous to mention
Every puff of cigarette contains a mixture of nicotine and carbon monoxide and each time you smoke, it temporarily increases your
1. Heart rate and
2. Blood pressure.
3. It also injures your heart and blood vessels....
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Stop Smoking - 901 Words
1050260 Stop smoking 2
Smoking can hurt smokers’ health and other people around them but why is it legal? Smokers in the world spend enormous amounts of money instead of using it for education, healthcare…, or while millions of people in Africa die because of no food, that is moral? Why do people spend their money to kill themselves instead of taking care of their family or contributing to social causes?
According to the Lung...
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Teen Smoking - 1704 Words
Peer pressure, to availability, to promotion, to the main cause, negative influences. These are some reasons that cause teens to smoke before the age of 18. Peer pressure is one of the most common effects that cause teens to smoke or try something that shouldn’t be tried. Especially when hanging with friends, a lot of teens get pressured into doing things and one of them is smoking. Friends pressure them into smoking and that’s when they try to fit in so they won’t get teased or...
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Reasons for Not Smoking - 349 Words
Why you should not smoke cigarettes.
Smoking cigarettes are bad for you so, smoke cigars. My name is ---------- and I am here to tell you why you should not smoke cigarettes. First of all I would like to tell you how unattractive it is to see a male or female smoking ESPECIALLY when they’re only 14-years-old. It is proven an addiction that is extremely hard to over come. If you think that when you smoke it only affects you, think again. When someone breathes in your smoke that you blow out...
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Smoking Is Bad - 658 Words
Smoking is Bad!
According to the American Lung Association, there are estimated 50 million people who smoke. Smoking kills more people than any other disease in the world, 5.4 million death in 2004 and more than 100 million over the twentieth century. However, smokers do not fully understand the risks they take by smoking. It affects a person physically and mentally, economically and socially.
First of all, smoking affects a smoker physically and mentally. Nicotine in cigarettes or cigars is a...
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Danger of Smoking - 1059 Words
Podcast: Danger of Smoking
Hello and welcome to The Weekly Experts, brought to you by TWE.com, the number one podcast in UK. In today’s episode we will be talking about the danger of smoking. We will be dividing it into different sections; how smoking damages your health, major diseases caused by smoking and passive smoking. Also Professor Damon Salvator from the University of Cambridge will be joining us to talk about why people start smoking and ways for quitting smoking. In addition to...
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Quit Smoking - 838 Words
WHY QUIT SMOKING?
Smoking cigarette creates major health, finance, and self-esteem problems. It is a major cause and death and illness to a human body organ. Quit smoking cigarette can stop or lower the risk of many human illnesses and conditions.
Why Quit Smoking Cigarettes
Cigarette smoking burns up your money (Rawlinson, 2013). Just imagine setting a fire and burning $2,000 every year. It harms every organ in your body....
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Teens and Smoking - 1600 Words
Teens and Smoking
Cigarette smoking is of interest to the National Institute on Drug Abuse both
because of the public health problems associated with this form of substance
abuse and because this behavior represents a prototypic dependence process. In
the past few years the government has made every effort to reach the masses, in
an attempt to curb the exploitation of tobbacco use, and its acceptance among
Americas Youngsters. However, cigarette smoking among adolescents is on the...
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smoking bans - 1147 Words
Smoking has been part of the world’s history since the beginning. However, because of its negative impact on health, governments have decided to banish smoking from public areas. Japan and North America were the pioneers to banish smoking in the late part of the 20th century. Nevertheless, this banishment had consequences for the industry especially on the hospitality; restaurants and bars are considered as public places and where tobacco is the most consumed. The effects on this branch of the...
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Smoking Informative - 663 Words
Every year nearly one in every five US deaths are related to cigarette smoking, that means that every year 440,000 people alone die from cigarettes. Deaths caused by alcohol, car accidents, suicide, AIDS, homicide, and illegal drugs combined are actually less than the number of deaths caused by cigarette smoking. Being the grandchild of a grandpa who died of lung cancer from smoking, I know and understand what cigarette smoking can do.
Tobacco smoke is a mixture of gases and...
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Smoking Kills - 421 Words
Smoking kills millions every year, even those who have never smoked in their life. Secondhand smoke is a major cause of death to adults and children but it can be stopped. Because of this, smoking should be banned from all public places.
You may think that our country has done enough to stop public smoking. In New York, “…a divided City Council passed a bill banning smoking in outdoor, public areas…”(Adams 13). Opponents believe that banning it from parks and beaches is enough but more can...
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Smoking Banned or No? - 314 Words
ore and more countries decide to ban smoking in all public places including restaurants and coffee shops.
Despite of all evidences that smoking causes lung cancer and other severe conditions, there is still a lot of smoking
citizens in our society. Should the government prohibit all these people from smoking in public places?
In my opinion it should certainly do this.
First and foremost, as we know smoking in crowded places is harmful not only to person who carries cigarette.
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Smoking Is Harmful - 550 Words
Topic: Smoking is harmful
“Smoking is harmful”. It is a very familiar slogan that you can easy to see in public places. However, there is a fact that, despite knowledge about smoking damage, the number of people who smoke is increasing day by day. Smoking causes many negative effects than people think. It affects not only health but also environment and society.
First, it is harmful for both smoker and non- smokers. There are many toxic chemicals in tobacco cause cancer such as nicotine,...
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Smoking Unwanted - 2002 Words
Have you ever been walking down the street and all of sudden get a whiff of the cigarette smoke coming from the nearby smoker? Many people have complained that cigarette smoke should be banned in public places due to extreme health risks. Health experts, politicians, business people and the general public have debated a smoking ban on cigarettes for many years. However the issue of smoking bans is complex and there are several things that must be considered. In addition to the health advantages...
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Quit Smoking! - 975 Words
SURGEON GENERALS WARNING: Smoking Causes Lung Cancer, Heart Disease, Emphysema, And May Complicate Pregnancy. Cigarette smoking has been proven to be hazardous to your health. It wasn’t until 1964 that the actual truth came out about cigarette use. From the years 1952-1956 Kent brand cigarettes was allowed to use a filter containing asbestos. Cigarette ads were allowed on television up until the year 1971, and it wasn’t until 1979 that it was discovered that...
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Children and Smoking - 1071 Words
Yes, that’s Easy for You to Say
Every single day you walk, drive, ride your bike, or just sit in the park, there is someone smoking a cigarette. Someone that is lowering their chances to live, taking a risk of cancer, and sometimes even lessening the time spent with their children, because smoking does kill. Nobody wants to get that news saying “you have throat cancer” or even worse “you have lung cancer”, regardless it will kill you in the end. So why are people so worried about telling other...
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Effect Of Smoking - 1093 Words
Written by Ann Pietrangelo | Published on August 25, 2014
Medically Reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA on August 25, 2014
THE EFFECTS OF
SMOKING ON THE BODY
No matter how you smoke it, tobacco is dangerous to your health and affects your entire body.
Image Mood Stimulation Poor Vision Anxiety and Irritability Another Cold, Another Flu Lung Cancer Constricted Blood Vessels High Cholesterol Heart Disease Stained Teeth Smelly Hair Diabetes Complications Erectile Dysfunction Early...
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Cigarette Smoking - 683 Words
For a long time now many people have different views about smoking inpublic places. Smokers feel it is their right to smoke where and when theywant. On the other hand non-smokers feel smokers violate their rights and endanger there life. Smoking causes heart disease, lung cancer and otherserious illnesses. Cigarette smoking is the number one cause of lungcancer. A substantial number of lung cancers that occur in non-smokers canbe attributed to involuntary smoking. There are some parts in the...
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SMOKING ON CAMPUS - 745 Words
Smoking in Colleges
In contemporary world, the human society is progressing rapidly on various fronts. Yet at the same time, many problems have arisen, one of which is whether students can smoke on campus. This issue has drawn widespread attention. Some people assert that smoking is individual right so that they can smoke on campus while many others argue that smoking on campus is not only related to their own health issue but also influence other non-smokers and environment. Smoking...
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Smoking Cigarettes - 1172 Words
Close to 1.3 billion people currently smoke cigarettes, setting aside all the nonsense they hear about how many chemicals are in them. None of the much flaunted appeals of cigarette advertisers, such as superior taste and mildness, induces us to become smokers or to choose one brand in preference to another. Despite the emphasis put on such qualities by advertisers, they are only minor considerations. Smoking is as much a psychological pleasure as it is a physiological satisfaction. It really...
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Smoking War - 1630 Words
The war on smoking has existed for decades. With the
advent of more tenacious laws prohibiting smoking in public
locations, and most recently Minnesota's historic tobacco
settlement, many actions against "Big Tobacco" have become more
successful. Anti-smoking campaigns have become more
confrontational, directly targeting tobacco companies in an
effort to expose its manipulative and illegal marketing tactics.
On the surface, last November's $206 billion settlement
agreement between the...
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The Evils of Smoking - 660 Words
April 18, 2013
THE EVILS OF SMOKING
Dear Mr. Tobacco maker,
My name is Marsharie Garner-Shakur. I’m currently a L.P.N. at Towne Manor nursing home in Norristown Pa., and I’m writing you this letter because, it is hard to grasp the huge grip that tobacco has had on society as a whole. In looking at smoking from a long-term-care perspective, we can watch our census (full beds) grow in number with patients who are...
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Smoking Habits - 605 Words
Substance Abuse Paper
September 30, 2012
Substance Abuse Paper
I topic I have chosen to discuss is about the dangers of smoking tobacco at young age into adulthood. Smoking Tobacco is the leading cause of premature death in smokers and it has been linked to death of non-smokers which is known as second-hand smoke. Just like Alcohol and drug abuse, smoking tobacco is used for many reasons for example simply being cool, to fit in, peer pressure, and my parents do it. Now let’s...
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The Smoking Ban - 1357 Words
The smoking ban
The smoking ban was introduced in Britain on July 1th 2007. When it came into effect it was prohibited to smoke cigarettes in most of public places and workplaces in England like bars, pubs, cafés and in busses and trains. This law has brought a big debate. In this assignment I will investigate the debate and create a discussion with a part of my own opinions.
In text 1, Robin McKie claims how good it is for everyone that the smoking ban is getting introduced....
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The Disadvantages of Smoking - 637 Words
The disadvantages of smoking
Smoking is one of the worst things kids and adults can do to their bodies. But it is widespread in China, even some of the high school students are smoking now. I think we should tell more people about the effects of smoking. Here are some disadvantages which I have seen, read, or heard about smoking before.
Smoking affects your own bodies’ health. In my family, my dad and most of my uncles smoke. It has been almost 20 years since they have started smoking....
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Banning Smoking - 725 Words
The question I ask is, would the banning of smoking increase the overall health of Americans?
I believe at the end of this study I will find that smoking is the root of many of America's greatest health issues. As well the fact that limiting or completely eliminating exposure of Americans to second hand smoke would greatly increase the health of all Americans. I believe this change would happen very rapidly following the ban of smoking in public areas.
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The disadvantages of smoking - 379 Words
Smoking is a form of addiction depending on the sedative effect of nicotine on the brain and nervous system. There are lots of reasons why people start smoking. The main reasons are peer group pressure, feeling left out while friends' smoke and trying to fit in with the crowd, stress at home, work, school, trying to attract attention, act cool or become popular, and calm down their nerves.
Firstly, smoking impacts almost all aspects of a person's health. Smoking causes diseases like asthma, and...
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Smoking Kills! - 537 Words
How could someone who smokes stay healthy? Do you think that people are aware of how smoking affects their body? Every year thousands of people around the world die from diseases caused by smoking. There are thousands of chemicals in cigarette smoke, many of them are toxic. These ingredients in cigarettes affect everything from the internal functioning of organs to the deficiency of the body’s immune system. Unfortunately, there are harmful effects of cigarette smoking that are destructive and...
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Anti Smoking - 501 Words
About 50 million people in the United States alone currently smoke a total of 570 billion cigarettes each year. In each one of these cigarettes there are around 4000 different chemicals, some of which are highly toxic. Nicotine, a main ingredient of tobacco smoke, is the most addictive drug known to man. Two main topics about smoking in general I would like to discuss are the various health effects of smoking and the anti-smoking actions which society has taken.
The American Cancer Society...
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Cigarette Smoking - 1611 Words
The effects of cigarette smoking can be horrifying. Smoking is dangerous not only to those who smoke, but to non-smokers and unborn children as well. Cigarette smoking is also physically and socially harming.
The large particles in cigarette smoke, commonly known as "tar", collect in the branching points of the lungs. The tar contains carcinogenic compounds that increase the risk of lung cancer. The small particles in cigarette smoke, including carcinogens, irritants,...
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Smoking Factors - 2349 Words
Smoking cigarettes and chewing tobacco has become a very popular trend among many Americans and individuals throughout our society. Tobacco, however, dates back many centuries, since the early 1600's. In fact, tobacco was believed to have been the cure for all illnesses. Tobacco was used in those times strictly for medicinal purposes only. Overall tobacco has been proven not as a medicinal remedy, but as an addicting and extremely harmful stimulant. As stated in a book by Darryl S. Inaba, "...
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e-smoking - 691 Words
Throughout the years, there have been various things done to protect people from the hazards of smoking. With every drug store, local supermarket and corner store, each and every one of them own some brand of cigarettes. With this product at anyone’s basic reach, many things were done to warn people about the health risks of them. Back when smoking cigarettes was common, no one knew that these little white sticks of tobacco can cause lung failure, amputations, cancer, and heart disease....
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smoking in public - 766 Words
Smoking in Public: Banned or Allowed Page 1
Smoking in Public: Banned or Allowed Page 2
Have you ever came home from a restaurant or bar and your clothes reek of cigarette smoke? Or maybe you ride the bus and have to constantly inhale clouds of smoke while you wait? Medical studies have proved that smoking causes problems, which will ultimately lead to...
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Smoking and Pregnancy - 1422 Words
Cigarettes are a common teratogen, an agent that causes damage to the developing organism, which is preventable (Berger 115). The California Environmental Protection Agency (CAL/EPA) has identified tobacco smoke and nicotine, a chemical in tobacco smoke, as substances that are harmful to unborn children (NTP).
"Smoking during pregnancy may indicate that a woman is not taking a healthy approach to childbearing and, thus, may be associated with later problem behaviors for the...
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Smoking Essay - 599 Words
Title: Smoking: an addictive disease.
Introduction: In some way, we all know smoking is an addiction that people now in days is practicing a lot. Somehow people are consent that smoking is very dangerous for every one and should be banned.
Development: Smoking is a very bad habit that people is making like if it was something normal, and it is not. Smokers think that it is not as dangerous as everyone says, but they still knowing that make terrible problems to all our body. In some way...
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cigarette smoking - 655 Words
Smoking is very dangerous for our health. Smoking is more dangerous, especially to the immediate family, society, environment, and economic. It has more than 700 chemical additives in cigarettes. Some of them are classified as toxic and are not allowed in food. Once lit, cigarette reaches a temperature about 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit. High heat helps release thousands of chemical substances, including toxins such as carbon monoxide and hydrogen cyanide, at least 43 carcinogens and mutagens lot....
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Ban Smoking - 647 Words
How many of you in here know someone who smokes? Well, today Iâ€™m here to talk to you about smoking, and how I think it should be illegal. Smoking has already been proven to be the most common killer, so why is it legal? American citizens waste Billions of dollars on tobacco each year, and itâ€™s funny how other drugs that are way more harmful, like crack or marijuana, are illegal, yet cigarettes arenâ€™t; Even though they are just as harmful. If you think about it, cigarettes kill millions of...
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AGAINST SMOKING - 404 Words
I believe smoking is a hazard to not only the people who smoke, but the people around them. Smoking doesn't only make people look bad, but it effects their bodies internally in negative ways.
First of all, smoking can cause many life-threatening diseases. When you smoke, the effects on your body are immediate. Your pulse increases and your breathing becomes faster . Plus your circulation begins to drop. Before you know it, you will have heart disease. Also, cigarettes...
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Passive Smoking - 546 Words
Passive smoking is considered to be the involuntary expose to another person's cigarette smoke. This smoke exposure has seemed to become very common now to non-smoking people. The form of smoke that forms from the tobacco is very dangers to non-smokers than it is to smokers. For this reason, smokers not only put themselves at serious risk for health problems but they also put the people around them at risk for serious health problems.
The effects of passive smoking can occur rapidly or it can...
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Effects of Smoking - 417 Words
Effects of Smoking
Smoking is a proven health hazard, and there are many clear benefits to quitting. Yet, many ignore these benefits and continue to smoke, thinking “that won’t happen to me”, but it can, or if they don’t smoke as much, it won’t be as harmful. So, I’ll talk about some of the drawbacks to smoking.
According to the American Lung Association website, each year smoking-related diseases claim an estimated 443,000 American lives each year, including those...
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debate on smoking - 2417 Words
Debate on Smoking
Should the Government be able to control what we do in our own lives, or what we do to our own bodies? Would you want a communist country, Where the government controlled what you do every single day? In my opinion if you banned smoking it would just be the start down a path that could allow other unconstitutional laws and freedoms being stricken from the American population.
The main reason why the government has not ban this drug yet is because of the economy, cigarettes...
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Narrative Smoking - 942 Words
Freedom from smoking
Smoking cigarettes was one of the worst if not the worst habit I ever had I am finally free from smoking.
I started smoking cigarettes at the very young age of fifteen. I did it because everybody else was doing it. I thought it
was the cool thing to do. I was a kid who just wanted to fit in. I remember how that first cigarette tasted. It was a menthol
cigarette and it...
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Cigarette Smoking - 1401 Words
Smoking and public health
Every day, one is confronted with smoking and its consequences. On the outside of cigarette packets you can read warnings about the risks of smoking. Constantly there are more and more bans against smoking in cafes, school etc. It is especially important to inform the younger generation about the danger and the addiction to smoking. Prohibitions and warnings are the best way in order to reduce the number of smokers. The more information about smoking and its harmful...
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Smoking Ban - 521 Words
Smoking Ban in Public Facilities
By: Emily Peace
What do you think of when you see someone smoking in a public area? Do you think they are really thinking about the people around them? Do you think they know that they are harming the people around them? I don’t think they do, but we know they are. Smoking in public facilities should be banned because it influences children, it causes litter and odor, and it causes second-hand smoking.
Smoking influences children because when they see...
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Smoking Cessation - 673 Words
Examine the smoking cessation promotion programme
Smoking cessation programme id designated to help educate people with an understanding of the health adverseve effects and damages to a smoker also awareness to diseases and prevention of diseases in the increased types of diseases to smoking example breating diffulty smokers cough clogs the heart artries and the types of diseases that can be decresed by quiting smoking examples better breathing more fit better health.also...
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Smoking Effects - 504 Words
Specialists have enough evidence to prove that lung cancer and heart disease are closely linked with smoking. Even though over 430,000 people die as a result of smoking related disease each year, over 50 million continue to smoke, including over 3 million teens.
In Ireland about 6000 people die each year from smoking-related
diseases. This is 10 times more than the number killed each year in road accident.So why do people still smoke? Don't they realise that smoking has many negatives results?...
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Secondhand Smoking - 2197 Words
FOUNDATION STUDIES DEPARTMENT
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Effects of Smoking - 1132 Words
Effects of Smoking
According to the Clinical Respiratory Journal an average of five million people will die globally every year from effects of tobacco smoke. The number of people that dies is shocking. Smoking has many terrible effects on the human body from effecting the lungs, heart, and even causes cancer if you did not know that already.
Why do people smoke? Some people might ask. Well there is nicotine in tobacco which causes your muscles to relax and thus causing that relaxing non...
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Dangers of Smoking - 447 Words
The health effects of tobacco are the circumstances, mechanisms, and factors of tobacco consumption on human health. Epidemiological research has been focused primarily on cigarette tobacco smoking, which has been studied more extensively than any other form of consumption.
Tobacco is the single greatest cause of preventable death globally. Tobacco use leads most commonly to diseases affecting the heart, liver and lungs, with smoking being a major risk factor for heart attacks,...
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Anti Smoking - 1667 Words
Size & Growth
The ongoing habit of smoking among the teenagers in our country has become an alarming phenomenon. According to a survey conducted in 2005, nearly 25% of Bangladeshi teenagers aged 13-18 years are smokers. The survey also stated that the number of teen smokers increased almost 7% since 2000.
Target Market Profile
Our main target market is obviously not only those teenagers of Dhaka city who are smokers, but also the teenagers who might become smokers....
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Smoking Speech - 344 Words
Cigarettes: The Truth Beneath
Smoking cigarettes is something I feel strongly about, some of my friends, family members, and co-workers smoke cigarettes. The people around me smoke everyday to a point where they could not go an hour without one, and a majority of smokers have to take hours out of their days just for...
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Smoking Is Dangerous - 1431 Words
Smoking Is Dangerous
Smoking is imbedded in many cultures histories. It has even severed for medical purposes. When looking back at America’s culture, you might notice that smoking was a norm. You might even find questionnaires towards doctors of “what was their recommended choice” their answers proclaimed “Camels”, in the 1950s.
It wasn’t long before the hazards of smoking became known to the public. In 1975, Minnesota proposed the Clean Indoor Air Act (MCIAA) which banned...
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The Cost of Smoking - 1465 Words
The cost of smoking
On average about 13 million adults in the U.K (about 25% of the population) smoke cigarettes. Smoking causes 22% of all male deaths and 11% of all female deaths in the U.K. Giving up smoking can reduce the risk of developing smoking related illnesses. After 10-15 years of giving up, an ex-smokers risk of developing lung cancer is only slightly higher than that of a life-long non-smoker. Tobacco smoke contains over 4,000 chemicals, some of the most harmful of these being:...
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Smoking in Adolsecents - 3260 Words
Prevention of Smoking in Adolescents
A man named Bryan, who lived in St. Petersburg, Florida, started smoking when he was 13 years old. Throughout his high school years, he smoked about twenty cigarettes a day with no problem. At age 33, he was diagnosed with lung cancer and died six weeks later. He left behind a wife and a three year old son (Landry). Each day, nearly six thousand children under the age of eighteen start smoking; of these six thousand, two thousand will become regular...
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Prevention of Smoking - 3069 Words
HOW PARENTS CAN PROTECT THEIR KIDS FROM BECOMING ADDICTED SMOKERS
The vast majority of parents do not want their kids to smoke, for obvious reasons. Smoking causes a wide range of serious health problems – including lung cancer, heart disease, and strokes – and frequently results in premature disability and death. To make matters worse, kids can start becoming seriously addicted to smoking very quickly, just weeks or even days after first “experimenting” with 1 cigarettes. What’s more,...
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Cigarette Smoking - 1431 Words
Hey, do you smoke cigarettes? Do you think you look cool when you smoke cigarettes? Well, let me clarify something’s that you are going to regret about smoking. You are not only going to die early but, you will develop illnesses. Smoking will make you look stylish to your friends when you are teenager, but you are only a teenager for less than ten years of your life. What’s going to happen if you keep smoking? You will be addicted to it, and it will destroy your body and make...
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Stop Smoking - 923 Words
To quit smoking is one of the most important measures one can take to eliminate a possible cause of death. Estimates say that about half of the people who don't quit smoking will die of smoking-related health issues. While the health benefits are numerous, there are several other reasons to quit smoking.
The following are some reasons why you should quit smoking.
Money is a great motivator, and you will save tons of it if you quit smoking. It may surprise you to know that you'll...
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No Cigarettes, No Smoking
April 20, 2011
No Cigarettes, No Smoking
The harm of smoking is a hot issue which has being discussed in many countries for a long time. There are 1.2 billion of smokers in this world, which is one-fifth of the world population. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that adult male smokers lost an average of 13.2 years of life and female smokers lost 14.5 years of life because of smoking. Even though people know that cigarette is bad for health, they...
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Externalities of Smoking - 637 Words
In the paper I’m going to discuss the externalities of second-hand smoke. Externalities refer to all costs or benefits of a market activity borne by a third party. It’s also the difference between the social and private costs (benefits) of a market activity. When economic agents are not directly involved, negative externalities can exist, such as pollution. Second-hand smoke is a health hazard at any level (Essentials Of economics, Bradley R.Schiller).
It’s to be said that smoking bans are the...
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Bad Smoking - 1134 Words
THE CASE AGAINST SMOKING
It is very well said that if a person is not persuaded to quit smoking due to its healthy hazards, then the cost of getting oneself medicated may induce a person to quit smoking. Often times, most people start smoking when they are in their teens and are addicted by the time they reach adulthood. Some have tried to quit but have returned to cigarettes because smoking is such a strong addiction. It is a habit that should be stopped because when you run, you get tired...
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Smoking Essay - 758 Words
11 October 2014
1. What is the cause or effect you are analyzing in your thesis?
My cause and effect for my essay is the effects of smoking.
2. How have you explained the cause-and-effect relationship?
I have explained the effects of smoking on saying why people start and how to quit.
3. Have I organized my causes and/or effects logically?
I have organized it well and believe that it flows smoothly.
4. Have I concluded my essay effectively?
I have concluded my essay well by...
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Ban Smoking - 948 Words
It’s Addictive 1
It’s Addictive: Ban Smoking
It’s Addictive 2
Over six centuries ago in South America the use of tobacco begin. No one knew of the dangers of smoking tobacco, some even though it looked professional to blow smoke from your mouth. It wasn’t until the twentieth century, when the society realized the effects of smoking cigarettes. Smokers begin to have unusual illness that an at home remedy would not cure. With much research, smokers begin to have heart problems and...
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Cigarette Smoking - 2109 Words
Cigarette smoking is the greatest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the United States. Secondhand smoke causes numerous lung cancer deaths annually. Measures have been taken in both workplaces and public places to limit exposure to secondhand smoke. The economic cost of smokers to society is phenomenal. It includes monetary costs, lost workdays and shortened work lives. Many states are establishing and maintaining comprehensive tobacco-control programs to reduce...
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Smoking Ban - 854 Words
According to tobaccotruth.com the office on Smoking and Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) counted 45.3 million American smokers. (Rodu) Smoking cigarettes in public places can cause negative health effects on people. Exposure to second hand smoke could risk exposure to cancer or even heart disease . Exposure to second hand smoke for a short period of time may cause breathing difficulties, headaches and even nausea. Due to the possibilities of these health risk...
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Cigarette Smoking - 947 Words
HARMFUL CHEMICALS IN CIGARETTES
(petrol additive) • A colourless cyclic hydrocarbon obtained from coal and petroleum, used as a solvent in fuel and in chemical manufacture - and contained in cigarette smoke.
• A It known carcinogen associated with leukaemia.
(embalming fluid) • A colourless liquid, highly poisonous, used to preserve dead bodies - also found in cigarette smoke.
• Known to cause cancer, respiratory, skin and gastrointestinal...
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Cigarette Smoking - 416 Words
Tobacco smoking is the practice of burning tobacco and inhaling the resulting smoke (consisting of particle and gaseous phases). The practice may have begun as early as 5000–3000 BC. Tobacco was introduced to Eurasia in the late 16th century where it followed common trade routes. The practice encountered criticism from its first import into the Western world onwards, but embedded itself in certain strata of a number of societies before becoming widespread upon the introduction of automated...
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The danger of smoking - 1000 Words
The US Surgeon General has said, “Smoking cessation represents the single most important step that smokers can take to enhance the length and quality of their lives.” It’s hard to quit smoking, but it is very possible. One of the most important ways to quit smoking is to be informed on the dangers and how it can affect your life.
So why is it so hard to quit smoking?
Mark Twain said, “Quitting...
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Causes of Smoking - 321 Words
Smoking is accountable for 80% of all lung cancer deaths. Cancer from smoking claims over 100,000 lives each year, smoking can also handicap a person’s physical fitness as in their performance and endurance.
Lung and esophagus cancer together claim 87,000 lives per year. On average someone who smokes a pack or more a day lives seven years less than a non-smoker. Tar lines the inside of your lungs, which in turn causes the cancer. Someone who smokes 20 cigarettes a day inhales at least one...
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Reasins of Smoking - 1821 Words
10: Peer Pressure
While there are certainly other influences that can lead a smoker into the habit, peer pressure is one of the biggest. A large part of the reason peer pressure comes under scrutiny is that one of the groups most likely to begin smoking -- young teenagers -- is also one of the most susceptible to peer pressure.
The awkward years between pure, dependent-on-parents childhood and independent young adulthood are marked for many by frustration and insecurity as status, family...
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Teenage Smoking - 2177 Words
Cigarette smoking is a habit that kills approximately million of people per year. It is surprisingly being picked up by countless amounts of children every day. Smoking becomes a growing trend in the youth community. The number of young smokers has been increasing in most American middle schools and high schools. Both girls and boys are smoking because they think it is cool. Many of them will take this their trend and carry it for their adulthood. The four reasons that...
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Is Smoking Suicide? - 384 Words
Is Smoking Suicide?
Tobacco use is directly related to lung cancer in ninety percent of males and eighty percent of women. Also tobacco use is directly linked to twenty percent of heart disease. What this says to me is that using tobacco is essentially suicide. So, yes tobacco use is suicide and tobacco leads to an estimated five million deaths every year. Mean while seventy percent of those five million deaths are in under developed countries. I believe the reason three and a half million...
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Smoking Ban - 528 Words
“Smokers in Great Britain and the USA are increasingly treated as social pariahs.” Comment on this point of view, comparing and/or contrasting the attitude to smoking in either or both of these countries with attitudes in your country.
Own essay title:
Smokers are always being a discursive issue, but nowadays those western countries treat smokers as a serious problem because of rising harmful effect to society. Analysis the above issue by examples and then compare and...
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Smoking Hazards - 310 Words
Everyone knows smoking is dangerous and harmful to many aspects of your health, yet people still smoke and disregard the effects to themselves and people around them. Smoking cigarettes can have alot of negative effects to your appearance, body health and close ones to you. Smoking yellows your teeth and fingers/fingernails and studies show that it also speeds up aging in the facial area. Diseases smoking can cause are heart disease, emphysema, cancer of the lungs, larynx, oral cavity, and...
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