Teen Health Series: Tobacco and e-Cigarette Information for Teens, 4th Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 0780817877
  • ISBN-13: 9780780817876
  • DDC: 613.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 368 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released April 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Provides information about the health consequences associated with smoking and other forms of tobacco and nicotine use.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Facts about Tobacco and Nicotine.
1: Tobacco Use in Adolescence: The Problem.
2: Data on Current Tobacco Use Among Teens and Young Adults.
3: Adolescents and Tobacco: Risk and Protective Factors.
4: Chemicals in Tobacco Products and Your Health.
5: Nicotine and Addiction.
6: The Effects of Tobacco on Health.
7: Economic Trends in Tobacco.
8: The Role of the Media in Promoting and Reducing Tobacco Use.
9: Beware of Marketing Strategies.
10: Smoking in the Movies.
11: Preventing Tobacco Use.
Electronic Cigarettes or Vaping.
12: What Are Electronic Cigarettes or Vaping Devices?.
13: How to Quit Vaping.
14: Dealing with Not Vaping.
15: Understanding Vaping Triggers.
16: Vaping Addiction and Nicotine Withdrawal.
17: Anxiety, Stress, and Vaping.
18: Depression and Vaping.
19: Outbreak of Lung Injury Associated with the Use of Vaping Products.
Nicotine Delivery Systems.
20: Cigarettes and Brand Preferences Among School Children.
21: Light Cigarettes.
22: Menthol Cigarettes.
23: Cigars.
24: Bidis and Kreteks.
25: Hookah Pipes.
26: Smokeless Tobacco.
27: Secondhand Smoke.
Cancers Associated with Tobacco Use.
28: Smoking and Cancer.
29: Oral Cancer.
30: Lung Cancer.
31: Laryngeal Cancer.
32: Esophageal Cancer.
33: Leukemia.
34: Bladder Cancer.
35: Kidney Cancer.
Other Health Concerns Related to Tobacco Use.
36: Aneurysms.
37: Asthma.
38: Blood Clots.
39: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
40: Diabetes.
41: Digestive Disorders.
42: Eye Disease.
43: Heart Disease and Stroke.
44: Osteoporosis.
45: Periodontal Disease.
46: Pregnancy and Reproduction.
47: Smoking and Mental Health.
Tobacco-Use Cessation.
48: Why You Should Quit.
49: Behavioral Treatments for Tobacco.
50: Treatments for Tobacco Dependence.
51: Nicotine Replacement Therapy.
52: Understanding and Managing Nicotine Withdrawal.
53: Know Your Triggers.
54: Fight Cravings with Exercise.
55: Managing Stress: A Key Part of Quitting Smoking.
56: Managing Mood Swings to Stay Quit.
57: Nutrition and Appetite While Quitting.
58: Slips and Relapses.
59: Helping Others Quit.
60: Free Quitline Services.
If You Need More Help or Information.
Where to Get Help When You Decide to Quit Smoking.
Directory of Resources.
Smoking Cessation Resources.