Different forms of tobacco

1 – Cigarettes: Cigarette is the most famous and widely used form of tobacco across the world. 2 – Bidi: They come in 0.5 gm and are made of dried tobacco leaves. Bidis are hand made products and are produced in the form of rolls. It is used most often in India, Bangladesh, Indonesia and […]

Cigarette Dimensions

Made of reconstituted tobacco, finely cut leaves of tobacco and other additives, a cigarette contains nicotine, which is an addictive chemical. Actually, cigarette use still boosts particularly in developing countries, in spite of many notifications from numerous health organizations and medical institutions around the world....

Cyprus

Up to one in three teens smoke in Cyprus

According to the recent data displaying that up to one in three secondary school students in Cyprus smoke cigarettes, the health ministry and the police are starting a campaign against smoking. “Smoking is the only cause of tobacco-related diseases that is avoidable in the world...

Should you need a licence to smoke?

Could smokers apply and pay for a licence to purchase cigarettes? The application process might even contain a test to discover if people recognized the dangers of smoking, and swipe card licence would restrict tobacco purchases – perhaps to 50 cigarettes per day or less....

Beautiful Smoking

To smoke or not to smoke

Smoking has become a worldwide problem in recent times. Even though most people are absolutely knowledgeable of the risks of smoking and know only too well that “smoking kills”, many still can not quit smoking. Why do people take up cigarettes? Some start smoking at...

Smoking after 2015: Expensive and not in fashion

Nowadays there are a lot of smokers in Russia. The excise-duties on cigarettes and the tobacco sale limitations are insignificant. Tobacco products at the Russian market are sold at low prices.  However, in several years this may be a thing of the past. Prime Minister...

Chewing Tobacco

Pro-baseball – a major influence in use of smokeless tobacco

Vincent DeMarco, president of the Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative, said the tax increase of smokeless tobacco and cigars solves part of the problem of reducing the number of smokers. Teens tend more towards smoke tobacco products when they see famous people such as baseball players...

Who Smokes Most: A surprising map of smoking rates by country

Average yearly cigarette consumption in Eastern Europe can exceed 2,000 cigarettes per person. The highest smoking rate is in Serbia – 2,861 cigarettes per person per year, based on records from 71 countries produced by the World Lung Foundation and American Cancer Society. Fourth-place Russia,...

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