18 Feb '12, 1am

Smoking Cuts Life By Over a Decade | Care2 Healthy Living

Interesting article even if misleading. The chemical ingredients listed in the article are added by the manufacturers 1) to improve flavour 2) allow efficient manufacturing at minimum cost 3) provide brand distinctions. Other chemicals come from fertilizers or pesticides used in the growing and from the curing processes. The core ingredient, the tobacco itself comprises the alkaloid Nicotine, nicotianin, nicotinine, nicoteine, nicoteline. After leaves are smoked the nicotine decomposes into pyridine, furfurol, collidine, hydrocyanic acid, carbon-monoxide, etc. The poisonous effects of Tobacco smoke are due to these substances of decomposed nicotine. Other constituents are albumen, resin, gum, and inorganic matters. Even the most popular rolling papers have additives. Like it or not, there are people still alive today who were born before the WW1 and have smoked most of the...

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care2.com 15 Feb '12, 5pm

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care2.com 19 Feb '12, 10pm

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