What is tobacco? This is a question that you might ask yourself when you see smoke shop advertisements. Tobacco is a plant which was originally was being planted In Americas but now it is being grown all over the world. The leaves of this plant contain a lot of addictive and cancer-causing chemicals such as Nicotine and specially polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs). The leaves of this plant can be used through smoking (like cigarettes, cigars and pipes) or chewing and inhaling.
Nowadays most manufacturers extract the nicotine from the leaves of tobacco to produce new kinds of nicotine products like e-cigarettes. In addition, for nicotine replacement therapies and for treat tobacco addiction they use this kind of tobacco. Using and getting exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke also can cause several types of cancer and Heart, respiratory and other diseases.
What is different method of using tobacco?

As we said earlier in this article people can smoke, chew or sniff tobacco. Cigarettes, cigars, bidis and kreteks are different kinds of smoking tobacco. Also, some people smoke loose tobacco in pipe or hookah. Chewed products of tobacco include chewing tobacco, snuff, dip and snus. In addition to chewing one can use snuff by sniffing it.
What is tobacco effect on brain?
After using tobacco products, the nicotine in them easily blends in the blood. After entering the blood, nicotine stimulates the adrenal glands to release epinephrine or adrenaline. Epinephrine increases blood pressure, breathing and heart rate by stimulating the central nervous system. Like heroin and cocaine when someone smokes tobacco, his brain reward circuit activates and increases the levels of a chemical messenger named dopamine. This chemical messenger reinforces the rewarding behavior. According to some studies, other chemicals in tobacco smoke like acetaldehyde can enhance the nicotine effects on the brain.
Other health effects of tobacco

 

Although the nicotine is highly addictive but most of health issues of tobacco comes from other types of chemicals in it. As you may know tobacco smoking may lead to lung cancer, chronic bronchitis, and emphysema. Using this product increases the risk of heart disease and can be lead to stroke or heart attack. Also, smoking has been linked to other cancers, leukemia, cataracts, Type 2 Diabetes, and pneumonia. Using of any smoking products like hookah tobacco can be lead to this risks and health issues. Smokeless types of tobacco increases the risk of cancer, specially mouth cancers.
In pregnant women who smoke cigarettes there is an increased risk of miscarriage, stillborn or premature infants, or infants with low birth weight. Smoking in pregnancy is also related with learning and behavioral problems in exposed children.
People who are exposed to secondhand smoke and sit or stand near others who smoke are in danger of lung cancer and heart disease. smoking can cause major health problems in adults and children. Children exposed to secondhand smoke are at an increased risk of ear infections, severe asthma, lung infections, and death from sudden infant death syndrome.
Conclusion
It is being highly suggested that you should never smoke any tobacco products including hookah tobacco. But if you want to smoke hookah tobacco, we suggest that you use the chemical-free types of it like hookahfruits. Hookahfruits tobacco doesn’t contain any chemicals like nicotine and tar and thus doesn’t have any major health problems of tobacco like the risk of cancer or heart attack and other kind of health problems.