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When did tobacco companies first admit to how addictive cigarettes are?
Not until 1997 did companies admit that nicotine was extremely addictive.
Describe in detail who was James A. Bosnack.
James A. Bonsack invented a cigarette manufacturing machine that made 120 thousand cigarettes per day. By 1890 the price of domestic cigarettes had fallen to a nickel for a pack of 20.
How long does it take for a nicotine for nicotine to reach the brain?
A single puff allows nicotine to reach the brain in less than 10 seconds.
How long is the biological half-life of nicotine?
Biological half-life of nicotine is about 2 hours.
What was once punishable by death in Germany?
In Germany public smoking was once punishable by death.
One third of the world's smokers are thought to reside in what country?
One third of the world's smokers are thought to be Chinese men.
What percentage of alcohol and drug abusers smoke cigarettes?
71% to 100% of alcohol and drug abusers smoke cigarettes.
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