Teen Health Series: Tobacco Information for Teens

Editor/Author Bellenir, Karen
Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

ISBN: 978-0-7808-1153-9
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 7
Book Status: Pending
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Table of Contents

Provides basic consumer health information for teens on tobacco use, addiction, and related diseases, along with tips for quitting smoking.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part One: Facts About Tobacco And Nicotine
  • Chapter 1—Smoking Stinks
  • Chapter 2—Debunking The Myths About Tobacco
  • Chapter 3—Chemicals In Tobacco Smoke
  • Chapter 4—Smoking's Immediate Effects On The Body
  • Chapter 5—The Process Of Nicotine Addiction
  • Chapter 6—Young People And Tobacco: A Statistical Review
  • Chapter 7—Global Trends In Tobacco Use
  • Chapter 8—Facts About Tobacco Advertising
  • Chapter 9—Tobacco Company Marketing To Kids
  • Chapter10—The Link Between Youth Smoking And Exposure To Smoking In Movies
  • Chapter 11—Selected Actions Of The U.S. Government Regarding The Regulation Of Tobacco
  • Part Two: Nicotine Delivery Systems
  • Chapter 12—Cigarettes and Brand Preferences
  • Chapter 13—”Light” Cigarettes
  • Chapter 14—Menthol Cigarettes
  • Chapter 15—Electronic Cigarettes
  • Chapter 16—Cigars and Pipes
  • Chapter 17—Little Cigars And Cigarillos
  • Chapter 18—Bidis and Kreteks
  • Chapter 19—Hookah Pipes
  • Chapter 20—Smokeless Tobacco
  • Chapter 21—Secondhand Smoke
  • Part Three: Cancers Associated With Tobacco Use
  • Chapter 22—Questions And Answers About Smoking And Cancer
  • Chapter 23—Bladder Cancer
  • Chapter 24—Cervical Cancer
  • Chapter 25—Esophageal Cancer
  • Chapter 26—Kidney Cancer
  • Chapter 27—Laryngeal Cancer
  • Chapter 28—Leukemia
  • Chapter 29—Lung Cancer
  • Chapter 30—Oral Cancer
  • Chapter 31—Pancreatic Cancer
  • Chapter 32—Stomach Cancer
  • Part Four: Other Health Concerns Related To Tobacco Use
  • Chapter 33—Aneurysms
  • Chapter 34—Asthma
  • Chapter 35—Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Chapter 36—Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Chapter 37—Digestive Disorders
  • Chapter 38—Eye Disease
  • Chapter 39—Heart Attacks
  • Chapter 40—Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Chapter 41—Nicotine Poisoning
  • Chapter 42—Periodontal Disease
  • Chapter 43—Peripheral Arterial Disease
  • Chapter 44—Pregnancy Complications
  • Chapter 45—Stroke
  • Chapter 46—Sexual Health
  • Part Five: Tobacco Use Cessation
  • Chapter 47—How Can I Quit Smoking?
  • Chapter 48—Smoking Cessation Tips
  • Chapter 49—Putting A Stop To Smoky Thinking
  • Chapter 50—Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Chapter 51—Medications To Help You Quit Smoking
  • Chapter 52—Dealing With The Effects Of Nicotine Withdrawal
  • Chapter 53—Spit Tobacco: A Guide For Quitting
  • Chapter 54—How To Encourage Someone Who Is Trying To Quit Smoking
  • Part Six: If You Need More Help Or Information
  • Chapter 55—The Health Effects Of Tobacco Use: A Directory Of Resources
  • Chapter 56—Smoking Cessation Resources