TOBACCO<br />                  The Good…..<br />                             The Bad…..<br />                             ...
What is Tobacco?<br /><ul><li> It is a plant that grows naturally in </li></ul>   North and South America. <br /><ul><li> ...
What are the <br />Different forms<br />Of  Tobacco?<br />
Are all tobacco products created equal?<br />NO!<br />
What’s the <br />                   difference?<br />Cigarettes…<br /><ul><li> Uniform size
Different cigarettes contain different  </li></ul>    amounts of tar<br /><ul><li>Cigarette smoke contains over 100 </li><...
What’s the <br />                   difference?<br />Cigars…<br /><ul><li> Vary in amount of tobacco
Contains more tar
Cigar smoke has higher levels of toxins
 Can contain up to 400 times more</li></ul>    nicotine than a cigarette<br />
What’s the <br />                   difference?<br />Smokeless Tobacco…<br /><ul><li> The amount of nicotine contained </l...
Contains up to 28 different </li></ul>    carcinogens<br />
What’s the <br />                   difference?<br />Pipe Tobacco…<br /><ul><li> Contains nicotine – dependent on </li></u...
Contains an equivalent amount of </li></ul>   carcinogens as cigarettes and cigars<br />
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  1. 1. TOBACCO<br /> The Good…..<br /> The Bad…..<br /> The Ugly<br />Oh wait! <br />There is no good!<br />
  2. 2. What is Tobacco?<br /><ul><li> It is a plant that grows naturally in </li></ul> North and South America. <br /><ul><li> It is related to the potato, pepper, </li></ul> and the nightshade (a poisonous<br /> plant). <br /><ul><li> Its leaves are dried and processed into </li></ul> cigarettes, cigars, smokeless tobacco <br /> and pipe tobacco.<br />
  3. 3. What are the <br />Different forms<br />Of Tobacco?<br />
  4. 4. Are all tobacco products created equal?<br />NO!<br />
  5. 5. What’s the <br /> difference?<br />Cigarettes…<br /><ul><li> Uniform size
  6. 6. Different cigarettes contain different </li></ul> amounts of tar<br /><ul><li>Cigarette smoke contains over 100 </li></ul> carcinogens – over 50 in secondhand <br /> smoke<br />
  7. 7. What’s the <br /> difference?<br />Cigars…<br /><ul><li> Vary in amount of tobacco
  8. 8. Contains more tar
  9. 9. Cigar smoke has higher levels of toxins
  10. 10. Can contain up to 400 times more</li></ul> nicotine than a cigarette<br />
  11. 11. What’s the <br /> difference?<br />Smokeless Tobacco…<br /><ul><li> The amount of nicotine contained </li></ul> depends on the type of smokeless <br /> tobacco (moist snuff is highest)<br /><ul><li>Contains no tar
  12. 12. Contains up to 28 different </li></ul> carcinogens<br />
  13. 13. What’s the <br /> difference?<br />Pipe Tobacco…<br /><ul><li> Contains nicotine – dependent on </li></ul> location grown and sugar content<br /><ul><li>Contains no tar
  14. 14. Contains an equivalent amount of </li></ul> carcinogens as cigarettes and cigars<br />
  15. 15. We’ve all been told …<br />tobacco is bad <br />for our health<br />
  16. 16. We’ve all been told …<br />tobacco is <br />addictive<br />
  17. 17. It’s your turn to <br />Get the word out!<br />But how?????<br />
  18. 18. Public Service Project<br /> Requirements:<br /><ul><li>Must be technology-based
  19. 19. Must work in a group of no more </li></ul> than 4<br /><ul><li>Presentation must be factual
  20. 20. Must be based on one specific type </li></ul> of tobacco product<br /><ul><li>Aminimum of 2 minutes in length
  21. 21. All members of group must participate</li></li></ul><li>Here is an example<br />Video will be embedded here<br />
  22. 22. References<br />Bates, Clive; & Rowell, Andy. (2004). Tobacco Explained...The truth about the tobacco industry...in its own words. UC San Francisco: Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education. Retrieved from: http://www.escholarship.org/uc/item/9fp6566b<br />Microsoft Office On-Line Images. http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/images/<br /> graurcodrin (smoker pic) http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/images/view_photog.php?photogid=982<br />National Cancer Institute,National Institute Fact Sheet: Cigar Smoking and Cancer<br />http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Tobacco/cigars<br />Centers for Disease Control and Protection,,Tobacco Control State Highlights 2010<br /> http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/state_data/state_highlights/2010/index.htm<br />

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