Other Tobacco Products

Bidis and Kreteks Fact Sheet

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention This CDC factsheet provides information on the health effects of bidis (thin hand-rolled cigarettes) and kreteks (also called clove cigarettes). Both have higher concentrations of nicotine, tar, and carbon monoxide than conventional cigarettes sold in the United States.

Hookah Fact Sheet

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Hookahs are used to smoke specially made tobacco that is available in a variety of flavors. This CDC fact sheet provides information on the health effects of hookahs.

Nicotine Delivery Systems

Tobacco Atlas Images and descriptions of alternate nicotine delivery products that have been developed by tobacco companies, pharmaceutical companies and entrepreneurs. Products portrayed in the Tobacco Atlas are aligned along the continuum of harm.

Types of Tobacco Use

Tobacco Atlas Common types of smoking and smokeless tobacco products and areas where specific products are most prevalent.

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form of Disguise

Tobacco: Deadly in Any Form This World Health Organization report provides information on trends in tobacco use, health effects of tobacco use, and the forms of tobacco. Refer to pages 16-31 for information on rolls of tobacco, pipes, and oral or smokeless tobacco.