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Flashcards in Tobacco Deck (22):
1

Top 3 primary reasons teens use Tabacco

Friends
Family
Media

2

Cigarettes

Cured and shredded tobacco leaves rolled in paper

3

Bids

Tobacco wrapped in leaf and tied with a string

4

Kretecks

Ground clove that alter the flavor and the nubs lungs (India)

5

Cigar/Pipe

Less processed, usually contains more nicotine than cigarettes

6

Poor quality ground tobacco leaves mixed with flavoring, preservationists, and other chemicals

Chewing tobacco

7

Nicotine

A very addictive chemical in tobacco

8

How is nicotine produced

Naturally, the plants naturally produce it acting as an insecticide to protect the plants

9

Why is tobacco appealing

Stimulation so of reward and pleasure

10

Nicotine is a stimulant

True

11

Stimulates

Drugs that increase the activity of the nervous system

12

Short term effects

Increased heart rate
Increased blood pressure
Changes in the brain that may lead to addiction

13

Long term effects

Addiction
Physiological dependence(coping, social life).

14

Symptoms of Nico Withdraw

Headaches
Irritability
Insomnia
Inability to concentrate
Intense cravings

15

5 other chemicals in Tabb smoke

Acetone
Ammonia
Cadmium
Carbon monoxide

16

How many deaths of Americans are caused by smoking each year

400,000

17

Secondhand smoke

Combination of mainstream and side stream smoke

18

Second hand smoke causes how many deaths each year

50,000

19

How dose nico working the blood

Once in the blood nicotine reaches the brain in seconds taking place of certain neurotransmitters, mimicking them, nico affects breathing, movement, learning, memory, mood, and appetite

20

3 things learned about Tabb and Rasp Diseases

1.using tob is the leading cause of preventable deaths in the US
2.smokers suffer hacking consistently
3.the tar from smoking sticks to Cilia and damages them

21

3 things about tob and cardio diseases

1.cardio disease kills about 138,000 smokers in the US
2.smoking 2x the chance of stroke
3.nico(when is in it) increases the blood tendency to clot

22

3 things about tob and Cancers

1.15% of lung cancer patients survive longer y
Than 5years
2.survival rate of oral cancer is higher than if for ting cancer
3.two sources that smoke is called mainstream and side stream smoke