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The World Lung Foundation (WLF) said on Wednesday that tobacco-related deaths have tripled in the past decade.
The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday that tobacco will kill about six million people this year, including 600,000 nonsmokers.
Tobacco use claims the lives of about 6 million people each year and requires about $500 billion annually, according to a new report.
New York health officials said the number of tuberculosis cases in the city has dropped 2 percent to 895 reported cases last year from 914 in 2007. Dr.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.