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 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



     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: http://www.webmd.com/asthma/guide/smoking-and-asthma

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

Cancer: http://www.cancer.org/Cancer/CancerCauses/TobaccoCancer/index
Diabetes: http://www.who.int/tobacco/research/diabetes/en/
Heart Disease: http://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/quit-smoking-heart

HIV: http://www.thebody.com/content/62098/smoking-tobacco-use-and-hiv.html
Infertility & Reproduction: http://www.webmd.com/infertility-and-reproduction/news/20051017/smoking-may-harm-sperm-male-fertility
Mental Health: http://www.nami.org/Content/NavigationMenu/Hearts_and_Minds/Smoking_Cessation/Smoking_and_Mental_Illness.htm

Oral Health: http://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/s/smoking-and-tobacco.aspx
Pregnancy: http://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/tobaccousepregnancy/

Stroke: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/stroke/preventing_stroke.htm

Vision: http://vision.about.com/od/eyeexaminations/f/How-Does-Smoking-Affect-Your-Eyes.htm