Presentation on theme: " How did all this get started? Modern Marvels of Tobacco Modern Marvels of Tobacco Would/could this product be approved for use today? Legal? Addictive,"— Presentation transcript:
How did all this get started? Modern Marvels of Tobacco Modern Marvels of Tobacco Would/could this product be approved for use today? Legal? Addictive, expensive, cancer causing, medical issues( heart disease, emphysema), and kills 4,000 people.
Poisonous. Increases heart rate by 25%- works 25 times harder. A cigarette is the nicotine delivery system- tobacco companies are in the market to sell nicotine. Legal addiction- dose as much as you want. One drop will kill you = 7 cigarettes Changes brain chemistry. Suppresses hunger.
Sticky Residue that stains the fingers, nails and teeth a yellow color. This is the carcinogen/ cancer causing property. Contains benzopyrene, one of the deadliest cancer causing agents known. Causes cilia that lines your throat to allow bacteria to enter the lungs, which causes a smokers cough because of the mucus build up in bronchial tubes. Tar in your lungs Tar in your lungs
The compound in car exhaust that causes death. Causes shortness of breath. Reduces the amount of oxygen blood can carry. It displaces the hemoglobin in the blood. Puts a strain on the heart, the heart is working harder but doing less work. Key component in the aging of skin and cells. Slow suicide- Shain from Buck Wild.
Why would anyone want to smoke knowing what you know now?