Write an introduction for this topic (Tobacco Use) as outlined by the instructions folder. It is a group essay and I am supposed to write the introduction. Make sure to follow the instructions and the paper will be scanned for plagiarism so make sure you include references and in-text citations. The marking criteria is shown in the presentation make sure you read them before writing the introduction. Include a thesis statement at the end of the introduction
Make sure to refer to Cross-sectional National Health Surveys such as ‘Healthy Ireland’ ‘Slán,’ and the Health Behaviours in School-aged Children (HBSC) study, and longitudinal cohort studies such as ‘Growing Up in Ireland’ when needed.
This section should introduce the topic and salient issues, provide background and context (e.g., epidemiological information, etc) and provide a brief outline of the content of the paper.