Spring 2010 tobacco!!! lizz & lexi

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Spring 2010 tobacco!!! lizz & lexi

  1. 1. Smokeless Tobacco!!!<br />By Lexi and Lizz <br />
  2. 2. <ul><li>You don’t smoke it and you don’t swallow it. All you do is slosh it around in your mouth and spit out the brown juices every few seconds!</li></li></ul><li>They make at least 110 different flavors such as<br /><ul><li>Mint
  3. 3. Apple
  4. 4. Grape
  5. 5. Peach
  6. 6. Wintergreen
  7. 7. Cinnamon
  8. 8. Berry
  9. 9. Cherry
  10. 10. Citrus
  11. 11. Vanilla </li></ul>http://www.killthecan.org/facts/brands.asp<br />
  12. 12. Some street names are…<br /><ul><li>Snuff
  13. 13. Chew
  14. 14. Dip
  15. 15. Spit</li></li></ul><li>Smokeless tobacco is grown in most southern states.<br />
  16. 16. Forms of Tobacco<br /><ul><li>Chewing
  17. 17. Smokeless
  18. 18. Smoking
  19. 19. Sniffing</li></li></ul><li>How is tobacco made?<br />Tobacco plant<br />Warm climate and fertilized soil<br />They then cure (dry sap from) the tobacco for 70-90 days<br />Honey and licorice are added together to make it taste better<br />
  20. 20. How many people use tobacco??<br />48 percent of male high school juniors and seniors,<br />42 to 44 percent of male eighth- to tenth-graders<br />29 percent of male seventh-graders<br />1-3% of females use smokeless tobacco<br />
  21. 21. How is tobacco harmful???<br />Cancer<br />Cracking and bleeding gums and lips<br />Receding gums which will no longer be strong to hold teeth and they will fall out<br />Increased and irregular heart rate<br />High blood pressure<br />Risk of heart attack<br />
  22. 22. Don’t use smokeless tobacco!!!<br />
  23. 23. Works cited<br /><ul><li>http://kidshealth.org/teen/drug_alcohol/tobacco/smokeless.html
  24. 24. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/chewing-tobacco/ca00019
  25. 25. http://www.entnet.org/HealthInformation/Smokeless-Tobacco.cfm
  26. 26. http://www.cancer.org/docroot/PED/content/PED_10_13X_Quitting_Smokeless_Tobacco.asp
  27. 27. Google.com</li>

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