Smoking is a practice in which a substance, most commonly tobacco, is burned and the smoke is tasted or inhaled. This is primarily practised as a route of administration for recreational drug use, as combustion releases the active substances in drugs such as nicotine and makes them available for absorption through the lungs. It can also be done as a part of rituals, to induce trances and spiritual enlightenment.The most common method of smoking today is through cigarettes, primarily industrially manufactured but also hand-rolled from loose tobacco and rolling paper. Other smoking implements include pipes, cigars, bidis, hookahs, vaporizers, and bongs.
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  • The E-cigarette Movement – A Safe Alternative?

    … By Greg Webb, Jan. 13, 2016 The electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, was created in 2003 and has been manufactured in the US since 2007. The controversy over this new, ‘not really a cigarette’ product has never lessened. In fact it is intensifying as more evidence is revealed and the number of children and teens using the e-cigs increases…

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