5 Shocking Tobacco Facts That’ll Get You Thinking About Your Next Spliff
April 6, 2017

5 Shocking Tobacco Facts That’ll Get You Thinking About Your Next Spliff

Your health could be at risk
Nicole Richter Nicole Richter / Updated on April 6, 2017

Cannabis and Tobacco have been a popular combination for as long as we can remember. For centuries the two have been used in many cultural traditions, spiritual rituals and as substances to create what’s known as a “spliff.”

The problems is, that you might be doing it all wrong.
While marijuana is slowly crawling out of its negative stigma due to research that is showing that it can significantly help specific medical conditions, Tobacco, on the other hand, is not.

Today’s research is shedding some light on Tobacco’s negative side-effects, and unfortunately, the findings don’t look too positive.

#1- 1300 People die every day from Tobacco

Lung cancer

According to a recent report by the Sugeon General1, 9100 people die from some type of tobacco side-effect.

#2- Nicotine is as addictive as heroin and cocaine

In 2013, 8,000 people died2 from heroin overdose and 5,100 people from cocaine overdose. Every year 480,000 die from smoking related causes.

#3- Cigarettes don’t relieve stress.

If you are mixing tobacco with weed, then take note that tobacco does not relieve stress.

#4- Tobacco is killing people who don’t even smoke

Passive smoking

We all love to sit back and relax at the end of the day with a doob, but if you are mixing tobacco, then you are putting those around you at risk.

#5- It’s like smoking from a car exhaust

traffic jam

Cigarette smoking produces carbon emissions equal to that of roughly 4 million cars annually.

Whats the solution?

Learn more facts about the negative side effects of tobacco or explore alternatives that are 100% organic and won’t ruin your health.

It is important to remember that the consumption of cannabis or tobacco, or any related product is the sole responsibility of the user and discretion should always be taken.

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