Tobacco

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On the occasion of "World No Tobacco Day" we intend to throw some light on tobacco and its ill effects on human body.

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Tobacco

  1. 1. World No Tobacco Day 31st May, 2014 Presented by Dr. Sudhakar Kokate Director PPRC, India
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  4. 4. Tobacco  Genus: Nicotiana  Family: Solanaceae  Species: > 70  Commercial crops: Nicotiana tobacum Nicotiana rustica PPRC/INDIA 03
  5. 5. Tobacco  Chemical composition: Alkaloid nicotine, a stimulant  Dried tobacco leaves are mainly smoked in cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco and flavoured shisha tobacco  Also consumed as snuffs, chewing tobacco and dipping tobacco PPRC/INDIA 04
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  7. 7. Tobacco consumption per capita 15+ yrs PPRC/INDIA 06 COUNTRY CONSUMPTION PER CAPITA Czech Republic 2328 South Korea 2151 Germany 1748 Switzerland 1690 Turkey 1633
  8. 8. Tobacco consumption per capita 15+ yrs PPRC/INDIA 07 COUNTRY CONSUMPTION PER CAPITA USA 1374 Finland 1221 Norway 1073 UK 969
  9. 9. Ill effects of smoking PPRC/INDIA08
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  15. 15. Types of tobacco PPRC/INDIA 14 Aromatic fire cured Bright leaf tobacco Burley tobacco Cavendish Criollo tobacco Dokha Turkish tobacco Perique Shade tobacco White burley Wild tobacco Y1
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  17. 17. X-ray of what you consume every time you light up PPRC/INDIA 16 Nicotine Insecticide Ammonia Toilet cleaner Methanol Rocket fuel Toluene Industrial solvent
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  19. 19. X-ray of what you consume every time you light up PPRC/INDIA 18 CO Carbon monoxide Cd Cadmium (Batteries) Stearic acid Barbecue lighter Hexamine Candle wax
  20. 20. X-ray of what you consume every time you light up PPRC/INDIA 19 Arsenic Poison Butane Vinegar Acetone Nail polish remover Methane Lighter fluid
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  22. 22. WHO report  5.4 million deaths in 2004  100 million deaths over the course of 20th century  Tobacco is the single greatest cause of preventable death globally PPRC/INDIA 21
  23. 23. WHO report  Tobacco leads to diseases affecting the heart, liver, lungs  Major risk factor for heart attacks, strokes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cancer esp. lung, larynx, mouth, pancreatic, hypertension, peripheral vascular disease PPRC/INDIA 22
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  25. 25. Thank you !! “BE WITH US”

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