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					    SMOKING BAN

Rachel Gwaro
CAS 100A
Let’s Support the Smoking Ban

  What is smoking ban?
  What is second hand smoke?
  Why must we support smoking ban?
    The Effects of Second Hand Smoke
    Health Hazardous Cigarette Contents

  Howserious is second hand smoke
  and what can we do?
Definition of Smoking Ban


  Designated   smoking areas at the
   work place.
  The prohibition of smoking
   cigarettes inside home or building
   premises where children and non
   smoking individuals could possibly
   inhale the smoke unvoluntarily.
Secondhand Smoke

  A.K.A. Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS)
  Mixture of smoke given off by the burning end
   of a cigarette, pipe, or cigar & the smoke
   exhaled from the lungs of smokers.
  Involuntarily inhaled by non-smokers, lingers
   in the air hours after cigarettes have been
   extinguished.
My Stance

 I   am for the smoking ban 100%
Why must we support
smoking ban?

  It’s EVERYBODYS air!!
Contents of a Cigarette
    Contain over 4,000 chemicals
        43 known carcinogenic compounds & 400 other toxins
         also known as additives.
             Ammonia
             Cyanide
             Carbon Monoxide
             Cadmium: Linked to lung and prostate cancer
             Formaldehyde: Linked to lung cancer
             Benzene: Linked to leukemia
             Arsenic
             Tar
             Nicotine
             Urea
Why must we support
smoking ban?
Cigarette: Harmful Not Only To Smokers

     Cigarette smoking is our nations #1 cause of
       preventable death.
     Every eight seconds, one dies from tobacco use.
     States spend $78.1 millions on tobacco prevention
       programs. (2008)




                            Healthy Lung




                               Smokers    Lung- 1 pack a day for 20 years.
Anti-Smoking AD- Secondhand Smoke
Many children, men and women are
affected by second hand smoke

   From 2000-2004 at least 443,000
   people in the U.S. died prematurely
   each year as a result of smoking and
   exposure to secondhand smoke up
   from 438,000 deaths in 1997-2001.

             The American Lung Association
Extent of Secondhand Smoke
  21 million children live in homes where
   residents or visitors smoke in the home on a
   regular basis.
  Causes just under 50,000 deaths in adult non-
   smokers in the U.S. each year.
        3,400 from lung cancer
        22,700-69,600 from heart disease.
     American Lung Association.
Cigarette Smoking Video

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-
  YjrkBYDDQM&feature=related
Why must we care?

    Causes diseases and premature death in
     children and adults who don’t smoke.

    Secondhand smoke spread hundreds of
     carcinogenic chemicals such as vinyl
     chloride & hydrogen cyanide.
What’s in a cigarette?
    3 Most Harmful
     Contents
       Nicotine-drug in
        tobacco leaves.
             Can be smoked,
              chewed, or sniffed.
        Carbon Monoxide-
         Colorless, odorless
         gas.
        Tar-Rests in lungs.
Secondhand Smoke

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cH-
  ZEOiYPgE&feature=related
  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbsLn
  4cZmZ4
               SMOKING BAN
   States With                States Without
       AL        LA   OR          IN
       AK        ME   RI          IA
       AZ        MD   SD          KY
       AR        MA   TN          MI
       CA        MN   UT          MS
       CO        MT   VT          MO
       CT        NV   WA          NE
       DE        NH   WI          NC
       D.C.      NJ   PA          SC
       FL        NM               TX
       GA        NY               VA
       HI        ND               WV
       ID        OH               WY
       IL        OK
                  Bibliography
1.    The Fight Against Big Tobacco, Mark Wolfson, 2001
2.    Smoking Bans, David L. Hudson Jr. 2004
3.    Smoking Who Has the Right, Jeffrey A. Schaler & Magda e.
      Schaler. 1998
4.    http://www.americanheart.org/presenter.jhtml?identifier=4559
5.    http://www.lungusa.org/site/pp.asp?c=dvLUK9O0E&b=35422
6.    http://www.healthwellnc.com/TRUstories/TerrieText.html
7.    http://www.healthwellnc.com/trustories/default.htm
8.    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbsLn4cZmZ4
9.    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hnRzypVmfJM
10.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VOdvlpXjnM8
11.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hl81Pq4aOOo&feature=related
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