Drugs in Real Life: Tobacco, 1st Edition

  • Carol Hand
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532153112
  • ISBN-13: 9781532153112
  • DDC: 362.296
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released April 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Tobacco use is the world’s leading preventable cause of death. This title explores the history of tobacco, its effects on the body, government policies toward it, and ways that users can quit. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Tobacco or No Tobacco?.
2: What is Tobacco?.
3: Tobacco in America.
4: Tobacco and Cancer.
5: Tobacco and Respiratory Disease.
6: Tobacco and Circulatory Disease.
7: Tobacco and Other Health Problems.
8: Social and Legal Implications.
9: Quitting Smoking.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.