Tobacco or Health?: Physiological and Social Damages Caused by Knut-Olaf Haustein, David A. Groneberg

By Knut-Olaf Haustein, David A. Groneberg

This is often the single scientific-based e-book on nicotine drug dependency. It offers a precis of the implications that tobacco smoking has on well-being, making an allowance for all organ platforms affected. It additionally describes measures to assist members quit smoking.

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Der Bund (Ziirich) 2. 3. 2001,16. 2001. Zurich. 2 Epidemiology of Tobacco Dependence The 20th century has witnessed the birth and development of a new epidemic tobacco dependence [1-3]. 1), tobacco use has become a particular health hazard, as documented in numerous reports [2-10]. It has become clear that the production of nicotine dependence through use of the tobacco plant, a fact now confirmed by the World Health Organization (WHO), is responsible for the adverse effects on health [11]. Nicotine itself is known to be a powerful poison similar to prussic acid [12].

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