Smoking (Nicotine) & Tobacco Health Risks

 

Smoking & Tobacco Use: http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/
Tobacco & Health: http://www.cancer.org/Cancer/CancerCauses/TobaccoCancer/QuestionsaboutSmokingTobaccoandHealth/index

Tobacco-related Mortality: http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/health_effects/tobacco_related_mortality/


     NICOTINE & HEALTH:
 

Link Between Melanin & Nicotine Dependence: Click here
Nicotine & the Body: http://www.follow-the-signs.com/public/pdf/Nicotine%20&%20The%20Body.pdf
Nicotine Withdrawal: http://www.follow-the-signs.com/public/pdf/Nicotine%20Withdrawal.pdf
Nicotine Yields: http://www.follow-the-signs.com/public/pdf/Nicotine%20Yeilds%201998-2004%20Fact-sheet.pdf
Nicotine Hazards: http://nj.gov/health/eoh/rtkweb/documents/fs/1349.pdf

 

     TOBACCO (NICOTINE) USE & SPECIFIC POPULATIONS

 

All (General Population): https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/general-public.html
Adults with Disabilities: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/disabilities.html
African Americans: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/african-american.html
American Indians & Alaska Natives: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/american-indian-alaska-native.html
Asian Americans: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/asian-american.html
Hispanics/ Latinos: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/hispanic-latino.html
HIV: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/hiv.html
Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Transgender (LGBT): https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/lgbt.html
Military Service Members & Veterans: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/military.html

People with Mental Health Conditions: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/people-with-mental-health-conditions.html
Pregnant and Planning: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/groups/pregnant-planning.html


     TOBACCO SMOKE & HEALTH:
 

Secondhand Aerosol (Electronic tobacco/ vapor products): http://no-smoke.org/pdf/ecigarette-secondhand-aerosol.pdf
Secondhand Smoke:
 http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/tobaccocancer/secondhand-smoke

Third-hand Smoke: Click here



     TOBACCO-USE TOLL, HEALTH COSTS, DATA & STATISTICS:
 

America's Health Rankings- Smoking in America: http://www.americashealthrankings.org/
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention: http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/index.htm
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/facts_issues/fact_sheets/toll/
The Tobacco Atlas: http://www.tobaccoatlas.org/
The Global Tobacco Epidemic: http://www.cancer.org/AboutUs/GlobalHealth/GlobalTobaccoControl/the-global-tobacco-epidemic


    TOBACCO-RELATED DISEASES:
 

Asthma: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/secondhand-smoke-asthma.html

Blood Pressure: http://www.webmd.com/hypertension-high-blood-pressure/guide/smoking-kicking-habit
Buerger's Disease: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/buergers-disease.html

Cancer: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/cancer.html
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/copd.html
Depression & Anxiety: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/depression-anxiety.html
Diabetes: 
https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/diabetes.html
Heart Disease & Stroke: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/heart-disease-stroke.html

HIV: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/smoking-and-hiv.html
Infertility & Reproduction: https://www.yourfertility.org.au/everyone/lifestyle/smoking
Oral Health: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/periodontal-gum-disease.html

Pregnancy: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/pregnancy.html

Vision: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/diseases/vision-loss-blindness.html