Born to Smoke: Nicotine and Genetics

Born to Smoke: Nicotine and Genetics

by David Hunter

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Overview

Everyone knows that tobacco is a heavily regulated industry. But it hasn't always been that way. The road to regulation has been a long one, with twists and turns that are on the level of the best Hollywood blockbuster.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781422299654
Publisher: Mason Crest
Publication date: 10/21/2014
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 112
File size: 11 MB
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Age Range: 6 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

1 The Dangers of Smoking 11

2 Understanding Nicotine Addiction 21

3 The Basics of Genetics 33

4 A Genetic Connection 51

5 Body Chemistry 67

6 Overcoming Nicotine Addiction 85

Further Reading 104

For More Information 105

Bibliography 106

Index 108

Picture Credits 111

Author/Consultant Biographies 112

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