5 Questions People Ask About Tobacco and Health

Smoking is among the leading causes of death in the US. In fact it is the most preventable cause of death. But why is it that amidst the awareness campaign against smoking, millions of people still fall victims to this deadly habit? Below are 5 common questions people ask about tobacco and health that might […]

Quit Smoking Means Quit Tobacco

There are many ways to take tobacco. You can chew it, inhale it through the nose, and smoke it in the form of cigars or cigarettes. No matter how it’s taken tobacco is dangerous. Because smoking is the most popular way to consume tobacco it has also received the greatest attention from the medical field […]

Understanding Oral Health Dangers From Cigarette Smoking

by Alexis Goodrich Nicotine addiction is a hard habit to kick. In order to successfully quit, it’s important to surround yourself with powerful motivators. Whether it’s a support group, your family, or yourself, sometimes the most profound incentive is your health. It is widely known that cigarette smoking is a direct cause of lung cancer, […]

10 Ways By Which Tobacco Kills Your Heart

Tobacco use is accountable for the rising number of premature deaths in the United States, killing over 400,000 people every year. Other than destroying your lungs, smoking also weakens your heart until it no longer functions, thus, exposing you to major cardiovascular problems. In fact, tobacco use accounts for 20% of all cardiovascular health-related deaths […]

5 Steps to Remove Tobacco Stains on Your Lips and Gums

Away from the countless health threats, smoking tobacco has other nasty and horrible effect – the stain. The tar found in cigarette smoke stains everything it comes into contact like your fingers, nails, teeth, your gums and lips. It leaves a yellowish to dark brown color. Tobacco stains can greatly affect how you look and […]

Where Tobacco Comes From? :)

Huron Indian myth has it that in ancient times, when the land was barren and the people were starving, the Great Spirit sent forth a woman to save humanity. As she traveled over the world, everywhere her right hand touched the soil, there grew potatoes. And everywhere her left hand touched the soil, there grew […]

How Do You Say Goodbye To 443,000 People?

What is second hand smoke? It is the smoke exhaled by the smoker’s every time he puffs on the cigarette and exhales. It is also the side stream smoke that comes from the burning tip of the cigarette. There are over 4,000 individual compounds in secondhand smoke and 200 these are known to be poisonous, and […]

Cigarette Maker Agrees That Their Product is Lethal

[widget id=”ad_unit-10″]ad_unit-10[/widget]”Philip Morris USA agrees with the overwhelming medical and scientific consensus that cigarette smoking causes lung cancer, heart disease, emphysema and other serious diseases in smokers. Smokers are far more likely to develop serious diseases, like lung cancer, than non-smokers. There is no safe cigarette.” -From Phillip Morris USA From the National Cancer Institute: […]

Quit Smoking – Strengthen Your Choices

Strengthen your choices. And lessen your cravings. That is it. That is all that is required for you to quit smoking for good. When you are able to do something else, anything else instead of using tobacco. When you can lessen each and every one of your cravings. When you can accomplish that then you […]