Presentation on theme: "Smoking Hazardous to Your Health. The Facts Smoking: Is addictive – more than heroine or cocaine Makes your clothes, hair and breath smell Turns."— Presentation transcript:
The Facts Smoking: Is addictive – more than heroine or cocaine Makes your clothes, hair and breath smell Turns your teeth and fingers yellow Increases risk of stroke and heart attack Increases risk of developing diabetes Is the most common cause of lung, throat and mouth cancer (Website Source: http://www.cyh.com/HealthTopics/HealthTopicDetails.aspx?p=240&np=158&id=2099)
Australian Statistics in 2009 30% of men and 27% of women are smokers Average 18 cigarettes a day By the age of 15, 25% of boys and 28% of girls are smokers (source: www.smokingstatistics.org) Smoking causes 80% of all drug related deaths (Source: www.cyh.com)www.cyh.com
Why Do Young People Start Smoking? Think of Some Reasons
Some Reasons: Young people are attracted to the image: There friends are smoke Family are smoke Cultural Influences Source: Children Youth and Women’s Health Service
Answer the following: Who is the audience? What is the campaign trying to say? How does they make you feel? Do you think the message is clear and effective?
Your Task: Design your own anti-smoking campaign. Choose your audience (peers, parents, friends, smokers in general) Choose your media Consider which emotions you are targeting (fear, guilt, shock) Think about the main message of your campaign.