Tobacco Essay Topics

Fast Food Industry in U.S

A variety of different regulations have been set for people that are concerned with tobacco either on a personal level or commercially. Tobacco is associated with damages and thus it has been attacked by medical authorities and social observers. The fast food industry is no exception since it has also contributed to different damages to… View Article

The Cardiac Health Risk from Tobacco Use

Introduction:             Tobacco is a plant of the night shade family. The term is applied also to the cured and processed leaves of a certain varieties of the plant, which are used in the manufacture of cigarettes, cigars, pipes, tobacco, chewing tobacco, and snuff. Nicotine, an alkaloid contained in the tobacco, is used for medical… View Article

Tobacco Use Among Teenagers

In the United States, tobacco use or cigarette smoking has been identified as the leading cause of preventable death.  Almost half a million deaths annually have been associated to cigarette smoking.  The prevalence of tobacco use by adolescents has intensified in the 1990s, with the highest rates during 1996 to 1997 and then decreased thereafter… View Article

Food And Drug Administration On Tobacco

Due to the remarkable number of premature deaths caused by smoking during the period of 1995-1999[1], the government agencies of America, especially the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made several attempts in regulating tobacco and tobacco products. Lots of laws have been made in order to solve this problem. There was an attempt in issuing… View Article

Tobacco Prevention

Tobacco Alcohol (or any other) i) Using interventions for reducing tobacco use among the users ii) Carrying out smoking bans   iii) Taking measures to reduce intake by minorities iv) Using provider reminder systems that govern the providers of these products about the implications to the users v) Using school based methods of interventions to… View Article

Tobacco Politics

Tobacco can best be described as one of the most deadly substances ingested by human beings on this planet. It is indeed remarkably deadly and yet it is still promoted by the media in many forms, as though it were a life-saving drug. To the addict, the one who perpetually thrives on its usage, tobacco… View Article

Tobacco Companies Marketing To Kids

It is ironical yet true, that the Tobacco companies, in spite of having signed a master agreement in 1998 to stop doing so, continue to intentionally and with great success (as far as they are concerned) target kids and teenagers through their marketing activities. This leads to an ever-increasing population exposed and addicted to the… View Article

Tobacco Targeting Children

Tobacco is one of the main products that affect our children today. Companies that distribute these products do not think about who is getting affected by their product, but think about the profit they will make from selling their product. Big companies like Philip Morris who sell Marlboro, Basic, Virginia Slim and many other types… View Article

Marijuana vs Alcohol and Tobacco

Marijuana has been a greatly debated subject for hundreds of years. Marijuana is illegal under federal law. However, under state law it can be prescribed by a medical physician in 16 out of 50 states, for its scientifically proven medicinal uses. Although marijuana has medicinal uses, it is also used recreationally just like alcohol and… View Article

Smoking Is Bad for Our Health

Almost 50 years ago, evidence began to accumulate that cigarette smoking poses an enormous threat to human health. More than 30 years ago, initial reports was made began meticulous documentation of the biologic, epidemiologic, behavioral, pharmacologic, and cultural aspects of tobacco use. The present report, an examination of the methods and tools available to reduce… View Article

The Truth Campaign

This paper will discuss the American Legacy Foundation and its anti-smoking prevention campaign known as “Truth. ” The history of the foundation will be reviewed, and the fundamental elements of the program, including its claims of success, how that success is measured, and the basis for the program design, will be presented. Foundations, Elements and… View Article

Understanding Business Ethics

Over this task I will be choosing a business and providing brief background information on my select organisation. The company that I have chosen is in a controversial industry and has its fair share of pressure groups, none more so than Governments of several countries. My organisation is in a billion pound industry and in… View Article

Tobacco Industry

The case study on Reynolds American Incorporated (Whipple, Justice, Gainer, Johnson, and Alvidrez 342) illustrates how major players in the industry have used strategic resources to mitigate the threats to their businesses. Reynolds American Incorporated (RAI) is one such leader in the tobacco industry, manufacturing tobacco-related products such as cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, and cigars since… View Article

Should Alcohol and Tobacco Advertisement Be Banned

We may see alcohol and tobacco advertisements everywhere, on television, in newspaper, on street ads card etc. Alcohol ads usually create several feints to tell people that alcohol is good for people and induce people to drink. On the other hand, the malign influence of advertisements shows smoking as something “cool”. But we know the… View Article

The Role of the Government on Tobacco Use

The article, “If It’s Good For Philip Morris, Can It Also Be Good for Public Health?,” which was written by business columnist Joe Nocera and published in the New York Times, basically explores the realities concerning the government, particularly the Food and Drug Administration, and the regulation of tobacco use. According to the article, although… View Article

Virginia Slims Cigarette Ad Campaign of 1968

Tobacco has been prevalent throughout western culture since it’s introduction to Europe in the fifteenth century by Christopher Columbus. From English cigars to Native American pipes, tobacco’s popularity came from it’s recreational use. It wasn’t until the twentieth century that tobacco, specifically cigarettes, were identified to have a direct correlation with cancer. CNN’s Brief History… View Article

“The Standard of Living” by Dorothy Parker

What is Dorothy Parker suggesting to readers regarding the values, dreams, and aspirations in today’s materialistic society? The story “Standard of Living” makes some strong statements about the values of todays society. Annabel and Midge are obsessed with money. The girls spend countless hours fantasizing about being millionaires and trying to emulate those that are…. View Article

Persuasive essay against smoking for teens

Teens today are a great portion of the percentage of American People smoking. Many of them do it because of peer pressure and others because they simply can’t quit smoking. Although adults smoke, tobacco companies try to attract more teens, since they are easier to persuade and can be a long time consumer. Meanwhile the… View Article

“Death on the Ice” by Cassie Brown

Since the beginning of time the individual has been in a conflict. In the novel Death on The Ice by Cassie Brown we are shown how the crew of the Newfoundland survived in great hardship. The examples I will be showing you are of Jesse Collins with his struggle against the failing hope of the… View Article

Philip Morris International SWOT Analysis

I. The history of Philip Morris International begins in 1847, when Philip Morris opened his first tobacco store in London England. When Philip Morris died, his wife Margaret and brother Leopold took over the business. Philip Morris went public in 1881 as Philip Morris & Company. Four years later, Philip Morris & Company became Philip… View Article

All About Smoking in the Philippines

The campaign against smoking, which kills close to 90,000 people a year in the Philippines – on a par with the number of deaths in natural disasters or conflicts – is becoming a losing battle. “My friends look so cool smoking,” Arnold Santos of Mandaluyong City said, who took up the habit out of peer… View Article

Banning Smoking in Public Places

Millions of nonsmokers all across the globe are in danger of serious health risks because of smoking, banning smoking in public places is the only rational way to avoid such risk. Smoking is the number one leading cause of preventable death. This killer is responsible for painfully taking the life of just under a half… View Article

Government Regulation of Tobacco Products

Read the Government Regulation of Tobacco Products Discussion Case at the end of Chapter 8 in your text. In one to two pages, supported by evidence from your text and from other research, answer the following questions: Would you describe the orientation of Reynolds toward tobacco regulation as cooperative or at arm’s length? How about… View Article

Cause and Effect Essay (Smoking Cigarettes)

“Each year, an estimated 443,000 people die prematurely from smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke, and another 8.6 million live with a serious illness caused by smoking”(Mehta). One of the most common problems today that are killing people, all over the world, is smoking. Many people start this horrible habit because of stress, personal issues… View Article