Essay on Effects Of Smoking Tobacco On The Human Body

1128 Words Dec 13th, 2016 5 Pages
My topic addresses the overall health concerns and long-term effects of smoking tobacco on the human body. The impact of cigarette smoking and other tobacco use on chronic disease, which accounts for 75% of American spending on health care is well-documented and undeniable. Tobacco has become a social problem because it deals with many factors such as economical, social, and humanitarian problems in todays world. Smoking effects the entire population living in the same society and sharing the economy. The tobacco epidemic is one of the biggest public threats the world has ever faced, killing around 6 million people a year (WHO 2016). This social problem affects humans and is a problem mainly for people’s health and lifestyle. This problem occurs all over the world and is becoming increasingly larger. Tobacco use has become an enormous health concern towards the World Health Organizations who manages the policies that measure such bans and regulations on tobacco advertising, promotion, and its sponsorship that decrease tobacco use. The problem is addressed through marketing and branding to educate people about the harmful affects of this product. In my opinion I believe that this problem is majorly extensive because tobacco is the second major cause of death in the world. If this current trend continues, it will cause some 10 million deaths each year by 2020 meaning half the people that smoke today (around 650 million people) will eventually be killed by tobacco. One of the…

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