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The History of Smoking

The History of Smoking

February 27, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Ten Motives has created an infographic depicting the history of smoking. The journey starts with the origins of tobacco smoking, follows the tensions between the first tobacco companies in the UK and USA, depicts the role of tobacco during the World War I and II, the inevitable decline of smoking, and leads to the recent rise of the e-cigarette.

Seven Huge Consequences of An EU Ecig Ban

Seven Huge Consequences of An EU Ecig Ban

February 17, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Ashtray Blog surveyed over 1,600 vapers to find out how they would react to a ban on electronic cigarettes. If the results are extrapolated to all vapers, the results are shocking with potentially more than a million ex-smokers returning to tobacco cigarettes.

The Link Between Smoking & Depression

The Link Between Smoking & Depression

July 15, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Recent research has suggested that effect of nicotine on the brain’s neurotransmitters are having an increased risk on depression symptoms. From 2005 to 2008 numerous individuals were surveyed to find the direct correlation between Smoking and Depression. If you needed yet another reason to quit smoking, here’s one!

Nicotine – The Effects and Consequences

Nicotine – The Effects and Consequences

January 25, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

Nicotine is behind one of the most damaging habits in the United States: cigarette smoking. This addiction can have dire consequences not just for the user, but for those in close and frequent proximity to them. Approximately 1 in 4 teens become smokers, and 80% of those will continue to smoke into adulthood. Because of the long-standing perception that those who smoke are rebellious or “cool”, the severe consequences of cigarette addiction have not prevented teens from starting. Although Nicotine is the addictive element, it is the other 4800-odd chemicals in cigarettes that cause the worst effects.

The Negative Effects of Second Hand Smoking

The Negative Effects of Second Hand Smoking

November 12, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

A “passive” smoker is someone who inhales the secondhand tobacco smoke generated by others. Secondhand smoke is a mixture of the residual smoke that comes from burning tobacco and the smoke exhaled by a smoker. Exposure to secondhand smoke is thought to be more harmful than smoking a cigarette directly for the same amount of time.

Cigarettes: Weird News, Strange Laws And Jaw Dropping Timelines

Cigarettes: Weird News, Strange Laws And Jaw Dropping Timelines

August 24, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

In the following infographic by easyvape find weird news, strange laws and jaw dropping time-lines about smoking with a killer closing point that really hits home.

Healthy Lungs vs. Smoker’s Lungs

Healthy Lungs vs. Smoker’s Lungs

June 7, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

This infographic from AmeriHealth provides educational biological information about how the lungs work including an interactive visual on what a healthy lung looks like compared to a smoker’s lung. The interactive version also provides useful links to the American Lung Association for tips on how to take care of your lungs, as well as information on how to get help to quit smoking.

How to Smoke a Cigar

How to Smoke a Cigar

June 6, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Have you ever wondered how to smoke a cigar? As simple as it may appear, preparing and smoking a cigar is not as straight forward as many may think. From cutting and lighting, to holding and enjoying your favorite cigar, this helpful infographic explains everything on How to Smoke a Cigar in an easy step by step format.

Evolution of Smoking

Evolution of Smoking

May 30, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Cigarettes – whether you like them or not, fact is they are one of the most traded items on the planet with approximately 5 trillion of them being sold every year. The following infographic shows the evolution of the modern cigarette.

Cigars 101

Cigars 101

May 30, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

The following infographic is a “cigar 101″ type of guide, providing newbies information including how to smoke a cigar, various cigar wrapper types, the essential parts of a cigar, cigar sizes and cigar shapes.

The Facts About Smoking

The Facts About Smoking

February 7, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Learn some alarming statistics about smoking in this infographic from Webctor. For example, did you know that 1.3 billion people worldwide still smoke, despite all the hazards? That as well as additional data presented in visual format below.

The High Cost of Smoking

The High Cost of Smoking

January 4, 2012 | By

This infographic published by costofsmoking.com provides some eye-opening facts on the high cost of smoking and the ill effects on one’s health.

Smoking Facts and Statistics

Smoking Facts and Statistics

January 3, 2012 | By

This infographic from Health Watch Center depicts some astounding facts and statistics on smoking. Stats reflect smoking by both adult and teenagers and also includes data on deaths caused by tobacco usage.

Smoking Vs. Electronic Cigarettes: Who Wins?

Smoking Vs. Electronic Cigarettes: Who Wins?

December 23, 2011 | By

On average, a pack-a-day smoker will save about $1,200 a year if they switch to electronic cigarettes. This Infographic by blucigs compares of the cost between traditional cigarettes versus electronic cigarette.