Essays Tagged: "Tobacco products"

Ban Smoking

Ban SmokingAlthough smoking is a proven killer, Americans waste hundreds of dollars eachyear on tobacco products. Other drugs that are harmful, such as crack or marijuana, areillegal in the United ...

(3 pages) 207 0 3.9 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Can We Stop Teens from Smoking?

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 perce ... s who sell to the teens.One community has experienced success in their attempts to stop the sale of tobacco products to minors. Woodridge, Illinois, started a program seven years ago which forbade and ...

(1 pages) 79 1 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

As I lay dying. An essay on drugs

to use alcohol products.*Nicotine is a drug, yet adults are allowed to use many different forms of tobacco products, all which have tobacco in them.*The drug Caffeine can be found in many everyday it ...

(3 pages) 97 0 3.0 Jan/1996

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

Tobacco product advertising.

y Complicate Pregnancy." Yes, I'm sure everyone is familiar with these types of warnings, mainly on tobacco products and ads. Yet, even with these warnings, some people don't seem to care; it just see ... people brush aside the warnings and decide to smoke a cigarette for the very first time every year.Tobacco advertisements have been a very controversial issue for the past years. Anti-smoking ad camp ...

(6 pages) 138 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Tobacco: The Growing Global Epidemic.

Recent development in the globalization of the tobacco industry are reflected in the shifting of the burden of tobacco-related disease and deaths t ... d in the shifting of the burden of tobacco-related disease and deaths towards developing countries. Tobacco companies have been proven to be powerful to thwart widespread control programs in many coun ... oping regions, but what are they?One billion people worldwide smoke and around 3.5 million die from tobacco-related illnesses annually. By 2030, this figure will rise to ten million, with 70 percent o ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Drinking Age- cause and effect paper on lowering the drinking age.

ll Americans because they are now considered legal adults. Being a legal adult, one can legally buy tobacco products, vote in an election, own firearms, be tried as an adult in court, enlist in the ar ...

(3 pages) 345 0 4.3 Dec/2003

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

Smoking Ban

Although smoking is a proven killer, Americans waste hundreds of dollarseach year on tobacco products. Other drugs that are harmful, such ascrack or marijuana, are illegal in the United ...

(2 pages) 136 3 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

A Modest Proposal to Prevent the Use of Marijuana by Americans under the Age of Eighteen

ther choice will be timely and cost effective. This modest proposal is: free government handouts of tobacco products to minors. This new program, which is to be made mandatory under law in all fifty s ... am, which is to be made mandatory under law in all fifty states, will quickly solve our problems. A tobacco distribution stand will be built in front of the main entrance of every public school (eleme ...

(2 pages) 95 1 2.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Effects of Smoking

Smoking makes you look and feel great**but did you know...Every three years, tobacco products kill more Americans than have died in all the wars we're ever fought, combined.Toba ... rket that puts up this kind of numbers.About 1 out of every 5 deaths in the US can be attributed to tobacco products.Every eight seconds, someone in the world dies due to tobacco.In 1999, one year aft ... ne in the world dies due to tobacco.In 1999, one year after agreeing to stop billboard advertising, tobacco companies increased advertising spending by 33 percent in magazines with more than 15 percen ...

(3 pages) 46 1 3.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

MARIJUANA:ILLEGAL DRUG OR MEDICAL MARVEL? Argument Synthesis paper...includes works cited page

alization of Marijuana, also known as cannabis sativa, is highly logical in a day where alcohol and tobacco products, (although restricted by age) are available to millions of people every day. Mariju ... l. Saying that no one ever died from smoking marijuana is like saying no one ever died from smoking tobacco. Young teens start using marijuana for the wrong reasons; they are curious, or want to fit i ...

(4 pages) 99 2 4.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Banning Tobacco Advertising In Lebanon

00 million a year to do so.Only around $8 million is earned by Lebanese advertisement agencies from Tobacco products, and a ban of tobacco ads would drastically hit their revenues selling power, viril ... e TVs, in magazines, newspapers and on billboards. Sadly, Lebanon is the only Arab country to allow tobacco advertisements. Since Oct. 25, 1999 tobacco has killed 21,112,831 people around the world an ...

(5 pages) 35 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Exposure to Secondhand Smoke Kills

ago though, it wouldn't of crossed anyone's mind to complain about smoking in public places. Since tobacco has been considered a cash crop, for at least a decade, many people and now large corporatio ... uce tobacco products. So why do people still continue to smoke if it is so harmful to their bodies? Tobacco is addicting and those who smoke either can not quit or refuse to quit. It may be deadly to ...

(5 pages) 58 0 4.2 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Legal age of the American Drinker.

a because they are now considered legal adults. Being a legal adult, makes it legally all right buy tobacco products, vote in an election, be tried as an adult, join the military, and even buy pornogr ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

"It's Our Future" A brief argument to raise the legal age of tobacco sale to 21.

death? The United States currently has an age limitation of 18 years of age on the sale and use of tobacco products. This is also the age when a teenager is legally considered adult enough to make de ... or themselves. However the issue before you today is not if 18 year old person is old enough to use tobacco, but rather what the 18 year old age restriction on tobacco truly does when active in societ ...

(4 pages) 617 0 5.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

A History Of The Tobacco Industry In America

Tobacco has played an enormous part in the economy and society of America.Since Columbus landed in t ... y and society of America.Since Columbus landed in the New World, Europeans have been exposed to the tobacco plant. And when Europeans settled in North America, this was, in many places, their most imp ... crop. For years, it provided the newly founded colonies with a primary export and source of income. Tobacco maintained its importance throughout the 17th and most of the 18th century as well, only tow ...

(11 pages) 52 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Mistakes Make Us Human (legalization Of Marijuana)

alone. Many governments have done this to their own citizens.In the 1600s, after Europeans brought tobacco products back from the Western Hemisphere, rulers from England and Japan banned the sale and ... marijuana.It is important to place marijuana under the same controls that now apply to alcohol and tobacco when proposing legalization. Under this proposal, marijuana would be purchased on the open m ...

(8 pages) 73 0 3.7 May/2001

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

Perfection In A Parent

the parent is aware of surroundings and blocks the child from possible danger. Alcohol, drugs, and tobacco products are used widely among the teenage population and many times the parent is left unaw ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The cost and risks of smoking.

ear. Why does this nasty habit cause so much harm? Wait, better yet, why do people choose to inhale tobacco products when fully conscious of the risks? Tobacco is a menace to society and human life. T ... lly conscious of the risks? Tobacco is a menace to society and human life. The CEO's of these major tobacco corporations get away with murder every single day, while they are driving their brand new P ...

(6 pages) 31 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Tobacco Advertising in Today's Society

�PAGE � Tobacco Advertising in Today's Society�Table of Contents�iExecutive Summary �1I ... n Today's Society�Table of Contents�iExecutive Summary �1Introduction �2Tobacco Advertising throughout the Years �2Reforming the Target Market �4Current Marke ... out the Years �2Reforming the Target Market �4Current Marketing Tactics �7Anti-tobacco Advertisements �9Freedom of Speech �10Conclusion ��wORKS cITED 1 ...

(12 pages) 126 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Bureau of alchohol, tobacco, a

THE BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO AND FIREARMS The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms(ATF) was founded in 1972, e ... administering and enforcing the federal laws relating tofirearms and explosives, and to alcohol and tobacco products. Since 1982, when the federal Anti-Arson Act was passed, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tob ... practice violations, deterring and collecting taxes on legal alcohol, tobacco, and firearms, and issuing permits and licenses. 2) The Criminal Enforcement section ...

(1 pages) 404 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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