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Cigarettes should be banned
Banning cigarettes while many are still addicted to them will lead many people to suffer from withdrawal.
effects of withdrawal
--which can include anxiety, headaches, depression, and nausea--could potentially create serious harm to the person who is suffering from it.
As difficult as it is, suffering withdrawal is better than many of the health conditions that cigarettes may cause.
Banning doesn't necessarily have to happen at once without warning. There could be a transition period in which people with withdrawal effects receive support.
In order to minimize such effects, countries like
have a long-lasting programs of gradual tobacco consumption restrictions that ultimately, but not instantly lead to complete ban.