Graphic Cigarette Warnings 'work'

Graphic Cigarette Warning Lable

Images of patients on ventilators on cigarette packets help smokers heed the health warnings about smoking better than written warnings, says US research.

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    08/29/2014 - 3:50 pm | View Link
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  • Indonesia Rolls Out Graphic Warnings On Cigarette Packs ...
    Cigarette manufacturers in Indonesia began printing graphic health warnings on packets Tuesday to discourage the habit of smoking, but they have yet to hit the market ...
    06/24/2014 - 4:36 pm | View Website
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