Essays Tagged: "Smoking"

"Drugs" and Australian laws

llow stains on fingers and teeth and decreased sense of taste and smell.[3.1] EffectsThe effects of smoking will vary from person to person and depend on such things as a person's weakness to chemical ... chemicals in tobacco smoke, the number of cigarettes smoked per day, the age when the person began smoking and the number of years of smoking. Smoking one cigarette immediately raises a person's bloo ...

(6 pages) 75 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Against Smoking This is a persuasive essay and describes many reasons why you wouldn't want to be a smoker.

Against SmokingI believe smoking is a hazard to not only the people who smoke, but the peoplearound them. Wh ... oom where smokeattacks me and my lungs. Then I end up having that awful stench follow me everywhere.Smoking doesn't only make people look bad, but it effects their bodies internally innegative ways.Fi ... n't only make people look bad, but it effects their bodies internally innegative ways.First of all, smoking can cause many life-threatening diseases. When you smoke,the effects on your body are immedi ...

(1 pages) 34335 5 3.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Comparison between smokers and non-smokers.

similarities. I am one of those people who have been subject to addiction and got into the habit of smoking even though I do realize that us smokers are looked down upon by many people. Many restauran ... us smokers are looked down upon by many people. Many restaurants and public places have become non-smoking, which prevents smokers from going certain places. Most people who smoke realize the harmful ...

(1 pages) 73 4 2.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Effect of Smoking on Breathing, Gas Exchange & Pregnancy

g to the body such as carbon monoxide, formaldehyde, hydrogen cyanide, ammonia and acrolein.Passive SmokingPassive smoking is involuntary smoking by non-smokers inhaling the smoke of others. Smoke emi ... been smoked is sidestream smoke and this is the smoke that is inhaled by non-smokers. Often passive smoking can be more harmful that actual smoking because sidestream smoke is unfiltered and still con ...

(4 pages) 50 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Attitudes and Smoking Behaviour

the data collected.By addressing the topic of attitudes and situational factors that correlate with smoking behaviour, we have an opportunity to develop a new scale to measure attitudes. Specifically, ... pare beliefs of smokers to non-smokers and determine if there is any correlation between individual smoking and smoking behaviour of one's peers.The body of past research suggests that smoking behavio ...

(9 pages) 76 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

A different point of view about smoking

Smoking is said to be a bad habit. Smoking is proved to be harmful. Smoking is ugly. But...I like it ... m feelings and certain actions, just because they are said to be dangerous. And it's not only about smoking, it's about everything possible. Why do these people long to live, when their lives are bori ... want it, to feel satisfied, than to be aware of something, which you can't escape of, all your life?Smoking is not a way for showing off independence. It's not a way for looking cooler or older, or ri ...

(1 pages) 59 4 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Abn Smoking In Public Places

nto a pub or resturant for a few hours and comming out smeeling of smoke. Even thought there are no smoking areas these areas are not keeping us away from the smoke. a pub is perhaps the most natural ... ohol on tobbaco! But hopefully this could all be about to change forever! i think its about time to.smoking Is a growing catastrope!Smokers increase there risk of lung cancer, throt ccancer, and heart ...

(1 pages) 509 2 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Is Cigarette Smoking In Teenagers A Serious Health Risk?

Is Cigarette Smoking In Teenagers A Serious Health Risk?The problem of teenage smoking has been a major worry bec ... t recent studies show that every day nearly six-thousand children below eighteen years of age start smoking, Of these, almost two-thousand will become regular smokers. The Center for Disease Control ( ... of high school students are current smokers, with male and female at equal rates. Current cigarette smoking prevalence use by race/ethnic groups was higher among white high school students (32.8 perce ...

(4 pages) 118 1 4.5 Jun/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Ban Smoking On College Campuses

some of the students at risk, I believe college campus' should become America's new target against smoking and become smoke free.When something starts to validate an individuals health rights, issues ... oke free.When something starts to validate an individuals health rights, issues will be brought up. Smoking is something that America has discovered more and more about over the years and has found in ...

(4 pages) 68 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

English Speech Motion: Smoking Should Be Banned

Speech: smoking should be banned.Good afternoon Ms Gorman and fellow class mates I am standing before you to ... afternoon Ms Gorman and fellow class mates I am standing before you today to argue and present why smoking should be banned.Cigarettes the poison of humanity, killing thousands every year, children s ... hem, will it ever stop? These are the aspects which I believe are of most interest on this topic of smoking should be banned and are what im going to present today.Underage smoking, a big problem we a ...

(4 pages) 31 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Dangers of Smoking.

Would you risk your life for one of your addictions? Even though we know more about the dangers of smoking, it sill haunts society. Not only does smoking have many dangers, physical outcomes, and cos ... and costs, but also there are also many positive steps to combat this tribal habit.Some dangers of smoking are minor outcomes such as: problems breathing, wrinkles, and bad smelling clothes, hair, sk ...

(6 pages) 123 1 4.8 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Does Smoking affect breathing capacity?

IntroductionThis report is designed to answer the question "does smoking have an effect of air exhaled (FEV1) for children aged 8-16 years?" It is of interest as we ... ve an effect of air exhaled (FEV1) for children aged 8-16 years?" It is of interest as we know that smoking can cause many problems for people such as lung cancer. If smoking is affecting their breath ... so higher in smokers (3.07 compared to 2.67). The scatter plot shows the positive relationship with smoking and FEV1 levels.ConclusionIn conclusion there is a relationship between FEV1 levels and smok ...

(1 pages) 610 0 0.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Ban Tobacco!

years in buying their harmful products. It is said that more than 12 million people have died from smoking-related diseases in the 40 years since the first surgeon general's report on smoking and hea ... eir customers, but they think it's their right to sell their products worldwide just to make money. Smoking is very common through out the world and everyone will be exposed to it a lot through out th ...

(4 pages) 23 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Cigarette Smoking

my bedroom door. I have told her time and time again that I do not want to talk to her while she is smoking, but she still yells when I walk away. I thought when I left for college that would be one t ... or college that would be one thing I wouldn't have to worry about, but I was wrong.Boston College's smoking policy says that smoking is banned in all buildings including all indoor air space but not i ...

(9 pages) 35 0 2.3 Jul/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Baning Cigarettes

Banning Cigarettes A major concern of health officials, governments, and people everywhere is the smoking of cigarettes and the effects that it has on the smoker and non-smoker alike. There have bee ... ts that it has on the smoker and non-smoker alike. There have been sweeping calls for reform of our smoking laws for years, ranging from the reduction of smoking areas to the outright banning of cigar ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Banning Smoking

"Banning Smoking"� People are dying from smoking cigarettes, and over 430,000 people die from smoking ... now to most of the people. However, not many people actually notice that ¡§smoking causes more deaths than fires, auto crashes, alcohol, cocaine, heroin, AIDS, murders and sui ... eroin, AIDS, murders and suicides combined all together in one year. Doesn't this fact sound scary? Smoking itself creates more death than many other major death-caused possibilities combined together ...

(6 pages) 27 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

A Conservative View

On this project I'm going to take the part of a conservative. The issues are the smoking policy, the attendance policy, and community service for a graduation requirement. He follow ... uirement. He following paragraphs will explain in greater detail what I feel about the 3 topics.The smoking policy. I believe that the smoking policy should be thrown away and there should not be smok ... ed on school grounds. By allowing kids to smoke on school grounds it seems as though we a promoting smoking among youths. The other kids that might not smoke could be easily affected by the actions of ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Diseases Caused by Cigarette Smoking

Over 62,000 people die each year from diseases caused by smoking cigarettes. It's a hard habit to break that nobody should start and those that already smoke ... smoke should try to break. It's unhealthy not only for the smoker, but also the people around them. Smoking also affects your appearance and the amount of time people want to spend around you.Smokers ... t of time people want to spend around you.Smokers often look much, much older than they really are. Smoking causes them to get wrinkles and it makes their teeth turn yellow. It also makes them, their ...

(1 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Explore an Issue: Responsibility for Heart Disease Should cigarette smokers have to pay for their own health care in a place where free health care is offered? For example in Canada.

Cigarette smoking is a nasty habit that is shared by millions of people worldwide. It is the leading cause of ... , and it is highly addictive which makes it hard to stop. There is no question as to whether or not smoking is bad for people, the only question is whether or not smokers should have to pay more for t ... Having stated all of the health risks that smokers expose themselves to, it is unfair to single out smoking as the only unhealthy habit that would cost people their entitlement to health care. By the ...

(4 pages) 5 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Short and Long term affects of Marijuana

rm effects most definitely can.The only positive affect that comes from marijuana is the high while smoking it, but even if one feels better while high, the way they feel after can make them feel wors ... ne of the main effects of marijuana is memory loss and being able to retain memory. Once one starts smoking enough, it can cause lack of growth of their brain cells and even start to lose their brain ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs