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FDA Advisory Committee Concludes Removal of Menthol Cigarettes Would Benefit Public Health


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- 2985 days ago - healthinformer.net
Finding that the availability of menthol cigarettes increases the number of children and African Americans who smoke, the Food and Drug Administration's Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee concluded, "Removal of menthol cigarettes from the mark



   

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Carol H (229)
Monday March 21, 2011, 8:50 am
noted, thanks Club
 

Cathryn Tully (3)
Monday March 21, 2011, 9:06 am
interesting. as i completely hate menthol cigarettes, so this is good news for me! first step to taking ALL cigarettes off the market..?!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday March 21, 2011, 10:35 am
Cigarette Ads Are Already Illegal so what the hell are they talking about?
 

Roger G (148)
Monday March 21, 2011, 2:32 pm
good news !
 

Patricia Geller (34)
Monday March 21, 2011, 4:33 pm
At least going in the right direction.
 

Kim Stueck (30)
Monday March 21, 2011, 7:50 pm
Thanks. As a smoker, I wish they would ban ALL cigarettes, that way I'd be forced to quit!!!
 

Javier Fiano (11)
Tuesday March 22, 2011, 2:19 am
Great news. Thank you. noted
 

Eileen M (8)
Tuesday March 22, 2011, 6:50 am
Actually, the removal of ALL cigarettes would improve human health, but too many corporations make their profits from these lung-cancer causing products.
 

Robert O (12)
Wednesday March 23, 2011, 12:44 am
I'm inclined to agree. Thanks.
 
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