Ch 11: Holt Lifetime Health Chapter 11: Tobacco

About This Chapter

The Tobacco chapter of this Holt Lifetime Health Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with tobacco. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Tobacco textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Tobacco chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the tobacco topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Tobacco use in the U.S.
  • Nicotine addiction and short term effects of using tobacco
  • Long-term consequences of smoking
  • Environmental effects of smoking
  • Tobacco abuse treatment programs
  • The benefits of smoking cessation

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6 Lessons in Chapter 11: Holt Lifetime Health Chapter 11: Tobacco
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Tobacco Use in the United States: Trends in Consumption

1. Tobacco Use in the United States: Trends in Consumption

This lesson will discuss important statistics related to smoking, including how age, ethnicity, education, and geographic location influence tobacco use, as well as the financial and health-related implications of smoking.

Tobacco Use: Addiction and Short-Term Effects

2. Tobacco Use: Addiction and Short-Term Effects

In this lesson, you will learn about why it is that smoking is so addictive and what the short-term consequences of tobacco use will result in. You will also find out how nicotine plays an important role in all of this.

Smoking: Long-Term Consequences

3. Smoking: Long-Term Consequences

In this lesson, we will look at why smoking is so harmful to your health from a chemical perspective. After that, we will discuss exactly what smoking causes in the long run. You'll be surprised to learn that lung cancer is the least of your concerns.

Smoking: Effects on Others & the Environment

4. Smoking: Effects on Others & the Environment

This lesson will hopefully dispel some myths surrounding secondhand smoke and how it affects people who do not smoke. You'll even learn about the fact that there are two different kinds of secondhand smoke.

Tobacco Abuse Prevention & Treatment Programs

5. Tobacco Abuse Prevention & Treatment Programs

In this lesson, you're going to learn about the many different strategies people and communities can employ to prevent the use of tobacco products as well as what key components treatment programs for tobacco use encompass.

Quitting Smoking: Benefits & Tips

6. Quitting Smoking: Benefits & Tips

In this lesson, we'll explain the common reasons doctors suggest you quit smoking. We'll also cover tips for how to achieve this goal and the benefits of leading a smoke-free life.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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