Give your students the facts to counter the recent 30% rise in male adolescent smokeless tobacco use. Program combines an engaging narrative storyline with hard-core facts about all kinds of smokeless tobacco products—spit, snuff, chew as well as newer nicotine-delivery products designed to appeal to those who are uncomfortable with spitting out tobacco juice.
Oral cancer means cancer of the mouth and can happen in the lips, the tongue, the floor of the mouth, the roof of the mouth, the cheeks, or gums. But cancer from chewing tobacco doesn’t just occur in the mouth. Some of the cancer-causing agents in the tobacco can get into the lining of your stomach, your esophagus, and into your bladder. Gruen Von Behren – Began using chewing tobacco at age 13, diagnosed with oral cancer at age 17.
Pow-wow jingle dress bells - they are made from the metal lids of chewing tobacco cans. Story goes that a medicine man's daughter was ill and he had a dream where a spirit came to him wearing a jingle dress and said to make her one and have her dance in it - which he did and she recovered.
INFOGRAPHIC: SHOCKING SMOKING FACTS YOU’VE NEVER HEARD BEFORE. Dumb, blind, slow, and general suckiness compared to the awesome non-smoker. It's like sour smoking is a super power and smoking is Kryptonite.