Tobacco Free Campuses Research Paper

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Tobacco Free Campuses:
A complete ban of smoking tobacco and related products (e-cigarettes, cigars, and hookah) at campuses and also about 25 feet surrounding the campuses reduced smoking and decreased the effects of second hand smoking significantly among college students.

Smoking is injurious to health and a preventable cause of premature death. In the U.S.; it is estimated that one in each five adults smoke currently and about 480,000 people die prematurely from diseases caused by smoking or secondhand smoke exposure. (CDC tobacco use). The economic burden of tobacco use is also significant. About $100 billion per year is spent in medical expenses and another $100 billion per year in lost productivity. There is no safe level of smoking
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