It has been used in sacred ceremonies, in medicine, and as a life-saving cash crop in the New World. But today, tobacco is a problemaa big problem. It is one of the first substances to which young people become addicted, and it contains thousands of chemicals that are dangerous to smokers and to those who are simply in the proximity of the smoke. In Tobacco: Through the Smoke Screen, youall learn the story of tobacco, its history, its role in culture, and its dangers. You will also learn about the power of tobacco over smokers and chewers, and how cigarette makers help increase its holdaand make it more difficult to live without it. Last of all, youall find suggestions on how to kick the tobacco habit and reverse its ill effects.and. Your. Brain. Onceyou inhale the smoke from a cigarette or cigar, the nicotine reaches your brain in only a few ... In addition to neurotransmitters, nicotine can cause your brain to increase production of endorphins, your bodya#39;s painkillinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Tobacco: Through the Smoke Screen|
|Publisher||:||Mason Crest - 2014-09-02|