Tobacco Risks and Prevention

Friday, February 5th, 2010
This post was written by Melanie Matthews

Tobacco now claims at least 1.3 billion users and kills more than 14,500 people every day, while debilitating and sickening many times that number. In this issue, discover whether cigarette smoking can increase Alzheimer’s disease risk as well as whether stopping smoking benefits lung cancer patients.

On the prevention front, a new report outlines 21 challenges and needs for global tobacco control, and 220 companies describe their smoking cessation programs.

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Tobacco Risks and Prevention

Friday, February 5th, 2010
This post was written by Melanie Matthews

Tobacco now claims at least 1.3 billion users and kills more than 14,500 people every day, while debilitating and sickening many times that number. In this issue, discover whether cigarette smoking can increase Alzheimer’s disease risk as well as whether stopping smoking benefits lung cancer patients.

On the prevention front, a new report outlines 21 challenges and needs for global tobacco control, and 220 companies describe their smoking cessation programs.

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