Smokeless tobacco use is increasing throughout the U.S., especially among the most vulnerable of our citizens -- the children. With more than 30, 000 new cases of oral cancer reported last year in the U.S. alone, it is time that use of smokeless tobacco take its rightful place next to cigarette smoking as a serious health risk that must be stopped. This report includes the following chapters: Clinical and Pathological Effects; Carcinogenesis; Nicotine Effects and Addiction; Prevention; Cessation: Recommendations for the Control of Smokeless Tobacco. Tables, photos and graphs.Insofar as nicotine contributes to the adverse health effects of cigarette smoking, the nicotine in ST would be expected to ... Nicotine binds to acetylcholine receptors at ganglia and neuromuscular junctions and in the brain (Benowitz, 1988).
|Title||:||Smokeless Tobacco Or Health|
|Author||:||DIANE Publishing Company|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1993-08-01|