Cigarettes and health.

by Pat McGrady

Publisher: Public Affairs Committee in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 20 Downloads: 108
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Subjects:

  • Tobacco -- Physiological effect.,
  • Smoking.

Edition Notes

SeriesPublic affairs pamphlet,, no. 220A, Public affairs pamphlet (Public Affairs Committee) ;, no. 220A.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP981.T6 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5791383M
LC Control Number60001731
OCLC/WorldCa4939811

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Cigarettes, Nicotine, and Health reviews the severe problems caused by smoking and examines individual and public health approaches to reducing smoking and its attendant health problems. Cigarettes are the most popular, most addictive, and most deadly form of tobacco use, with cigarette design contributing directly to the.

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