Many teenagers get stuck into this mess because of peer pressure and the influence of tobacco advertising. Smoking also causes many devastating health problems that can affect their whole lives. Some want to quit smoking, but it is very difficult. We need to help any of these teenagers that need help to quit smoking. Even if every person helps one person, soon there will no more teenager smokers.
A Narrative/Descriptive Essay Mclainn Diaz & Cara Obas BC12-MM March 2, 2016 “Banning smoking in public places” In our generation today, a lot of people now are engaging themselves in different kinds of things that can pleasure their own selves. Some use drugs to relieve stress; some drink alcohol to forget all the worries and problems which is really not a solution at all, and some smoke just to pleasure themselves. But for young people, they smoke for to look mature, to blend on what their friends are doing or even to experiment. But will you be ready to face all the consequences? Smoking is dangerous to our health.
Uncontrolled tobacco use can damage the reproductive health. The women those who smokes are more likely to have trouble with their pregnancy. . ALCOHOL USE I will repeatedly neglecting my responsibilities at home and work because of drinking. Performing poorly at work and neglecting kids and skipping out my committeemen’s.
They provide no benefits physically or mentally. Even non-smokers are now facing the consequences caused by cigarette smoke. Although cigarettes generate a lot of money for the economy, they have negative effects on people’s bodies and the environment, and should be completely outlawed in America. Smoking cigarettes effects the smoker immediately, and has many negative short-term effects on their body. Smoking directly attacks the respiratory, digestive, nervous, muscular, and reproductive systems (Paradowski).
Smoking is a habit that is destructive for the health. There are many types of cigarettes to choose from but all are bad for the health. Smoking is harmful for a person's education and achievements at school. Yet, do teens still smoke? Is smoking still a problem?
General Purpose: to persuade Specific Purpose: to persuade the audience of the importance of banning smoking in public places Thesis: Smoking should be banned in public places because it is harmful to non-smokers who visit public places. I. Introduction A. Attention-getter: How many of you been around people who are smoking in public places? Probably, most of us have at least noticed people smoking in CMU campus even it is a non-smoking campus. Secondhand smoke is really harmful to anyone who inhales it in.
The statement “Smoking seriously harms you and others around you” on each cigarette package is no world news. Smoking is the number one inevitable cause of death and it is estimated that the rate of death due to cigarette smoking kills up to half of it users globally. That is more human lives than traffic accidents, drug use, alcohol, suicide and AIDS are harvesting together. Smoking has serious consequences and if cigarettes had been invented today they would be illegal because of the consequences they bring. Moreover, there are still people who choose to smoke, even though they are aware of how unhealthy smoking can be.
Although a large number of people smoke, it should not be done in public places because exposure to smoke can cause respiratory attacks, create dissent from the people around smokers, and lead to lung cancer. According to livescience.com, over 20% of people smoke. However, an even greater number of people are against smoking, which makes having public smoking areas a topic of protest. A recent study showed that 9 out of 10 Americans believe that smoking is bad for you (news.gallup.com). This shows that the vast majority of Americans are against smoking, and a low number of people smoke anymore.
The Negative Effects of Cigarette Smoking One puff equals one life of misery: Smoking at first can seem harmless, but ones’ choice to experiment with cigarettes can turn into a costly habit, that is addictive and eventually, deadly. According to Factslides, “ Smoking a cigarette causes damage in minutes not years”. Every cigarette is filled with harmful chemicals that will leave someone with health problems and cancer, wishing that they hadn’t started smoking in the first place. Smoking is a problem among most adults and sadly, teenagers. Smoking is the leading cause of lung cancer, and it is a disgusting habit.
In addition, smoking can be a contributing factor towards low performance of athletes as it hinders their ability to perform to the best of their abilities. Smoking is a drug and people who are into it can be addicted to it. Nicotine is the chemical most responsible for addiction in a person. Sometimes during training sessions if they haven’t smoked any cigarette before training, they will not pay attention as their cravings for the drug increases. Also when the brain, heart and muscles receive inadequate levels of oxygen, mental and physical performance of athletes tends to drop.