Hello guys today we are going to talk about smoking.
So smoking is a fashionable activity in the olden days which with the
advertisement feature in the
publications depicting it as a recreation fit for a gentleman.
advertisement is very popular in those days and they tried to promote that smoking is a very cool thing or
activities that everyone should try no matter your mentor women. Even doctors are smoking in the advertisement.
In the advertisement, doctor will be asked by people that “ What cigarette did u
smoke, doctor?” and the doctor will reply them some brand they like and so we can know that
people in those days didn’t care
or didn’t know about smoking is a bad and healthy activity that will harm our health because doctors is smoking too.
Similar adverts continued to increase throughout the decades, with a large number of
high-profile individuals including famous basketball players or footballers are being used to promote
the tobacco based product including cigarettes.
In 1929, a german doctor named Fritz Lickint published statistical evidence
connecting the act of smoking with the development of lung cancer.
Despite the scientifical proof provided by Lickint that smoking can be
significantly harmful to a person’s wellbeing, it continued to prevail as a popular pastime throughout the
subsequent decades. Thanks in the large part of advertisements.
However, social perception of smoking has been changed drastically over the years.
Nowadays smoking is being seen as a bad habits and it is harmful to our health
Cigarettes package now came with a stark warning over the harmful impact that can bring to our health
In our country, Malaysia
cigarettes commercial or advertisement is being banned on TV, radio
domestic magazine and newspapers. Other domestic print media such as pamphlet
sign or even billboard is also not allowed to advertise cigarettes.
With the increased taxes on tobacco products in November 2018 as well as a ban on smoking
eateries in 2019.
Malaysia is following our neighbour Singapore and Thailand suit in tightening the smoking laws and regulations.
Smoker is not allowed to smoke in the eating areas,
area such as theatres,
hospital, clinic, school areas, stadiums
spot complex, gym room
government areas and more and more.
personally, I don’t think that smoking is a good habit and
It really harm to our health and causing like lung cancers and others so
Quick smoking That’s the end of my topic. See you next time. Bye.