Cigarette Smoking

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Cigarette Smoking

Abstract

Cigarette smoking is the greatest preventable cause of disease and premature death in the
United States. Secondhand smoke causes numerous lung cancer deaths annually. Measures have
been taken in both workplaces and public places to limit exposure to secondhand smoke. The
economic cost of smokers to society is phenomenal. It includes monetary costs, lost
workdays and shortened work lives. Many states are establishing and maintaining
comprehensive tobacco-control programs to reduce tobacco use. They provide education to
our youth to prevent them from ever starting and smoking cessation programs for
individuals that currently wish to stop smoking. Education and support are known ways to
eventually prevent smoking in the future.


























Efforts to increase the public perception of the harmful effects of tobacco must utilize a
comprehensive approach that affects policy development, education strategies and health
care systems. Smoking is becoming more and more unfashionable as time goes on. There are
many studies conducted showing that secondhand smoke is a health hazard to both the smoker
and anyone that relies on the same air supply, not to mention the unpleasantness and
discomfort it causes those that do not smoke. The Environmental Protection Agency reports
that it is estimated that secondhand smoke that emerges from exhaling and burning
cigarettes causes approximately 3,000 lung cancer deaths and 37,000 heart disease deaths
in nonsmokers each year. (Nolo, 2002). According to a 1998 Gallop poll, 94% of Americans,
including both smokers and nonsmokers, agree that companies should either ban or restrict
smoking to properly ventilated areas. Another Gallop poll indicates that 95% of
nonsmokers, and 69% of smokers, think California's ban on smoking in almost all workplaces
is positive. Some companies are now refusing to hire anyone who admits to smoking on a job
application because of higher healthcare insurance, absenteeism, unemployment insurance
and workers' compensation insurance associated with these individuals. (Nolo, 2002). Those
that do not smoke feel it is an infringement of what they consider to be a reasonable
right not to have to breath other people's cigarette smoke while at work. During the
1970's the dangers of secondhand smoke were beginning to amass and a movement for
nonsmokers emerged. When it was proven that secondhand smoke was harmful to nonsmokers who
inhale it passively, (Koop, C. Everett et al. 1996), the public became less tolerant of
smoking in the workplace as well as public places. Exposure to tobacco smoke remains a
health hazard that is completely preventable. Many state and local laws for clean indoor
air reduce but do not eliminate nonsmoker's exposure to secondhand smoke and smoking bans
appear to be the most effective method of reducing exposure to secondhand smoke.

Although there are no federal laws that directly control smoking in the workplace, (Nolo,
2002) many city and county ordinances ban smoking in the workplace. On the other hand,
half of the states make it illegal to discriminate against those who smoke during
non-working hours. However, many states protect employees from unwanted smoke on the job.
Workplaces nationwide have gone smoke free to provide clean indoor air to protect
employees. Tobacco smoke contains thousands of different chemicals (ASH, 2001) know to be
carcinogens (cancer causing substances) that are released into the air as particles or
gases. To date, workers have been awarded unemployment, disability and worker's
compensation benefits for illness and loss of work due to exposure to secondhand smoke.
Twenty states and the District of Columbia limit smoking in private worksites and
forty-one states and the District of Columbia have laws restricting smoking in state
government buildings. In 1997, President Clinton signed an executive order requiring
federal buildings to become smoke-free.

Simply separating smokers and nonsmokers within the same airspace reduces, but does not
eliminate, exposure of nonsmokers to secondhand smoke. California banned smoking in public
places in 1998 and recently both the Delaware State Senate and House of Representatives
passed Senate Bill 99, making Delaware one of very few states in the nation to enact a
comprehensive and landmark smoking ban that includes restaurants and bars. Governor Ruth
Ann Minner signed the bill into law on May 31, 2002 and the bill will become effective on
November 27, 2002. (State of Delaware, 2002). When a bill of this nature becomes
effective, it should eliminate the need of local governments to enact workplace-smoking
restrictions within their jurisdictions. Many smokers agree that the restrictions on
smoking are reasonable and even helpful as smokers try to quit or cut down on their
smoking. Some have questioned if common courtesy would resolve the smoking problem and, if
that were the case, we would not need any laws at all. However, people can be discourteous
and inconsiderate and nonsmokers should not have to ask total strangers to stop smoking
for exposure to a healthy environment. Once the Government passes such a law, a
considerable amount of money and time is spent developing the regulations and determining
the penalties, fines and actions against repeat offenders. It needs to be determined who
will decide the amount of the fines, what the cost of the fines will actually be and who
will be responsible for enforcing the law.

There are many ways to educate individuals who currently smoke with regard to prevention
and support. As a result of the health and economic consequences of cigarette smoking,
states are establishing and maintaining comprehensive tobacco-control programs to reduce
tobacco use among youth. There are seven recommendations for school health programs to
prevent tobacco use and addiction. They include developing and enforcing a school policy
on tobacco use, providing instruction regarding the short and long-term negative effects
and social consequences of tobacco use, tobacco use prevention education in kindergarten
through 12th grade, in which should be most intensive between junior high or middle school
and then reinforced in the high school years, provide education to the teachers, involve
parents and families in support of school-based tobacco prevention programs, support
cessation efforts for students and teachers who use tobacco and assess the tobacco use
prevention program regularly. Most of the United States public strongly agrees with
policies that help prevent youth from starting in the first place. (MMWR. 1994). Cigarette
smoking as well as smokeless tobacco use are always almost started and established during
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