The perils of Tobacco are widely known and undisputed. Unlike other risky habits, there is simply no safe way to consume tobacco. Yet, we do. And only for the Nicotine.
Consider this - Smoking a cigarette for the nicotine is like drinking sewage for its water content. It’s in there, no doubt, but there are far safer - not to mention tastier - ways of getting both nicotine and water.
The 2025 target set under the WHO Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases 2013–2020 specified that countries should strive to achieve not just a 30% reduction in tobacco use prevalence using 2010 level as baseline, but [...]