Smoking : CONTENTS





(Updated on 18/02/2016)




  • US Health Report: E-Cigarettes Not Safe for Young People - Text + Audio + Video - 10 December 2016
    "America’s top health official says electronic cigarettes can cause health problems for young people.
    Surgeon General Vivek Murthy said nicotine is a highly addictive chemical, one that can harm brain development in teenagers and young adults."


  • Ad of the Day: Nissan - Quit Smoking
    COMMENT + LESSON IDEAS + LANGUAGE + Related articles





  • NYC steps up fight against smoking - 20 November 2013 
    "New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has signed landmark legislation banning the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21."





  • Smoking in the Movies
    "With the release of the film "Thank You For Smoking", many people are wondering -- What exactly is the relationship between Hollywood and tobacco companies? Does seeing smoking in the movies really encourage people to smoke? Read on to find out what scientific research has shown about this relationship."

  • Smoke (1995) - A novel and a film by Paul Auster
    Tagline: "Where there's smoke... there's laughter!"
    Plot Outline: "A Brooklyn smoke shop is the center of neighborhood activity, and the stories of its customers."