Essays Tagged: "Smoking cessation"

Creative writing, its a short story about a girl who is addicted to smoking.

SO YOUNG SO ADDICTEDJustin Mackenzie has been smoking since the age of 10 till now he?s 15. Every single person in his family has lung illnesses c ... erson in his family has lung illnesses caused by smoking and he knows all that. But why is he still smoking? Lolita Lee talks to him about that and a whole lot more.First, give us a brief history of J ... nd or third.Are you still good at sports?No, I don?t play sports any more.Why?Well, since I started smoking, I became very slow; I can?t run for 50m without stopping for a rest. I thought it would be ...

(2 pages) 86 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Elasticity of Demand: Elasticity of Cigarettes in Alexandria

they will play for a pack of cigarettes, "But with a pack costing about $4, she said yesterday her smoking days could soon be over if prices hit $5." This clearly shows that cigarettes in Alexandria ... ible result of Alexandria officials intend could be that they want the people of Alexandria to quit smoking. "I think most likely they're trying to get young people to stop smoking..... They know we'r ...

(2 pages) 129 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Exemplification Essay on ways to relieve stress.

lcohol, and crash or fad diets. The food pyramid is an excellent source for healthy eating.#3. Quit smoking. Nicotine doesn't relax you; it increases nervous irritability. While quitting a habit can b ... habit can be a stressful process, you'll feel much better physically and mentally once you've quit smoking.#4. Change your outlook. In addition to the daily events that cause stress, your thoughts an ...

(3 pages) 145 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Addiction - Does it exist or is it a state of the mind? by Saaim Khan

rely on it. Not knowing why, we think we are 'hooked' to them. I'd like to concentrate more towards smoking because that is what most teenagers are into these days.I have a lot of friends that smoke a ... t. Yet, I find it hard to believe since not only have I read, but seen, examples of people quitting smoking and drinking after being indulged in it for more than a decade.This leads me to think about ...

(2 pages) 43 1 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

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

Behavior modification plan for the cessation of smoking by college students living on campus

Running Head: SMOKING CESSATIONSmoking Cessation in a student living the campus lifeScott BakalorUniversity of Sou ... a student living the campus lifeScott BakalorUniversity of South Florida - SarasotaAbstractAlthough smoking has long been recognized as a significant health risk factor among the college age person th ... or among the college age person there has not been a plan developed to help this individual to quit smoking in there environment. Most college students living in campus dorms that are current smokers ...

(4 pages) 141 2 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

CASE ANALYSIS--Warner-Lambert Ireland : Niconil

to launch an innovative new product named Niconil, which was made for people who would like to quit smoking. Niconil would be the first patch-type product in the smoking cessation market in Ireland. W ... Product EvaluationNiconilAs known generally, it was nicotine that resulted in addictive behavior to smoking. In other words, stopping smoking reduced the amount of nicotine, and made the smokers desir ...

(10 pages) 169 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

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

Health Improvement project

Health Improvement project1. I would like to quit smoking and I would like to replace that negative habit for starting to practice yoga and meditation ... ing. Yoga and meditation will help calm and relax me while getting through withdraws that come from smoking. This will also increase my physical and mental health.a) Better my healthb) ... o research the questions I may have.6. First entry:a) I smoke everydayb) I have been smoking for four years and have never done yoga or meditated.c) I smoke because I am addicted to cig ...

(2 pages) 35 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The Effects of Smoking.

450 people an hour; 10,800 people a day; 3,942,000 people a year. Each year more Americans die from smoking related diseases than die from aids, drug abuse, car accidents, and homicide combined. It ha ... de combined. It has been responsible for 16 percent (or 1 in 6) of all deaths in the U.S. each year.Smoking can cause many different kinds of diseases. Some of the most common diseases caused by smoki ...

(2 pages) 62 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Identify a real-life public relations campaign that attempted to put a positive spin on an otherwise negative situation.

#147;Quit Now” is a public relations campaign which uses the stories of people who either quit smoking or had a bad experience with smoking. This campaign is run to make a national effort to help ... rience with smoking. This campaign is run to make a national effort to help people who want to quit smoking. It is run by The National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Centers for Disease Control and Pr ...

(4 pages) 27 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Art Essays

How Bad Habits Develop

ndangering your health or just plain irritating to someone else. There are all sorts of bad habits: smoking, chewing tobacco dipping snuff, chewing fingernails, or making some sort of irritating noise ... in behaviors become routine. There are certain stages one will go through in forming these habits.A smoking habit develops very easily. All it takes is a young person who thinks smoking is cool, or an ...

(2 pages) 39 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Bad Essay

(1 pages) 764 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Effects of smoking

How would you like losing twenty-seven years of your life? Smoking cigarettes has been proven too be extremely dangerous too your health, which causes various ... a very expensive habit and to be a financial problem. As if this wasn't enough too get you too stop smoking, It can also ruin you socially causing you too lose friends and even lower your social statu ... und someone that smells like smoke all the time? There are many life threatening effects of smoking, including respiratory problems, circulatory problems and even in some severe cases has been ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Preventing Smoking Relapse

Preventing Smoking Relapse In Postpartum Women Purpose: Since the 1960s, there has been minimal reduction in th ... of Canadian women who smoke. Up to 15,000 Canadian women die annually from diseases attributable to smoking, and the rate of lung cancer among women is rising. When women smoke during pregnancy and af ... , they put the fetus, neonate, and growing child at risk for several health problems.The effects of smoking during pregnancy are well known and provide a strong inducement for many women to quit. Half ...

(4 pages) 37 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Health and Wellness Programs in the Workplace

ng to Wellness Councils of America the most popular programs are "exercise [weight reduction], stop-smoking classes, back care programs, and stress management" ("The cost benefit of worksite wellness, ... for those associates that are not able to lose the goal weight within the allocated time.Cigarette smoking is the second leading preventable killer in America. Dr. Donald Hall (2006) claims that ther ...

(4 pages) 109 0 5.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Cognitive Dissonance Theory

ationalizationIf the person were trying to rationalize the obviously negative behavior of cigarette smoking, he or she could take several directions. To remove the dissonance of cigarette smoking, ide ... n addictive substance, so quitting is a difficult course. The person might reduce the dissonance of smoking by only smoking outside by himself. He might attempt to cover the residual smell with cologn ...

(5 pages) 62 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

How To Break A Bad Habit

improve your life tremendously. Some of the more common bad habits are knuckle cracking, cigarette smoking, nail biting, gossiping, overeating, or lying just to name a few. Of course for those who ch ...

(4 pages) 9 0 0.0 Oct/2011

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Disparities in Healthcare

ly consistent ways, and are generally manageable with medication and lifestyle changes. Obesity and smoking are common denominators among all four diseases and any treatment plan will include weight m ... ominators among all four diseases and any treatment plan will include weight management, as well as smoking cessation. Nursing care models for patients with those or related diagnoses are evidenced ba ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 May/2013

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Aboriginal Health

, informing them of the importance of eating well, Physical activities, Sexual health, Oral health, Smoking Cessation, Injury prevention, Violence Prevention, Disaster Preparedness, Enhancing Developm ... f and their children. (Pamela .M, Coleen.G, (2005)),(NSW government(2012)). Reducing the harm from smoking, obesity and alcohol. People with low literacy have a higher intake of alcohol, smoking and ...

(7 pages) 5 0 0.0 Dec/2013

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays