Archive for the ‘Tobacco Use’ Category

Is Smoking Cool?

October 24th, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Tobacco Use, Video
Ask a cool person……

What Flavour is Cancer?

September 2nd, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Tobacco Use
Flavoured tobacco is marketed to youth because tobacco companies need to have new customers to replace those who die early from lung diseases like cancer. This video gets it right.…

Need to Quit?

July 14th, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Tobacco Use
Do you smoke or do you know a girl who does? There can be a lot of pressure on girls to use tobacco, and once you start, it’s easy to become addicted. BC offers some pretty great smoking cessation programs …

Smoking is Dangerous (but not like you think)

May 27th, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Tobacco Use
This is a pretty funny ad, but it makes a serious point. …

Questions About Tobacco?

May 1st, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Tobacco Use
Hopefully you’ve already tried our tobacco quiz to find out how much you know about tobacco use. There are a couple of other quizzes on the Smoke Free Teen site that address some other issues that relate to smoking, including …

Can you Quit Chewing?

February 18th, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Tobacco Use, Video
Check out these teens talking about how they manage their cravings for chew tobacco. It’s quite a collection of stories of youth who found ways to quit chew for good.…

What’s in a Cigarette?

December 27th, 2013 Fiona Gilsenan Tobacco Use
There are over 4,000 chemicals in a cigarette, dozens of them are known carcinogens. Smoking a pack a day deposits around 1 lb of tar in your lungs every year. Ick. If you or someone you know wants to quit …