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Two-thirds of all smokers die as a result of their tobacco-based habit, and lighting-up on a regular basis can reduce a person’s lifespan by a full decade, researchers from the Sax Institute in Australia claim in a new study.
Nearly two-thirds of young children in low- and middle-income countries can identify cigarette brand logos.
Smoking is a major public health problem, killing approximately 443,000 people every year in the United States.
According to a new UK-based youth study, graphic images on cigarette packaging do not deter young smokers from lighting up.
Plain packaging for cigarettes seems to make tobacco less appealing and increase the urgency to quit smoking.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.