‘SMOK­ING WILL KILL ONE BIL­LION PEO­PLE THIS CEN­TURY’

Hindustan Times (Patna) - - FRONT PAGE -

said John Sef­frin, chief ex­ec­u­tive, Amer­i­can Can­cer So­ci­ety, at a forum of world’s 100 lead­ing can­cer ex­perts $500bn size of the global tobacco in­dus­try

30mn new smok­ers are added a year

22% of can­cer deaths each year world­wide are caused by smok­ing 50% of smok­ers die from their habit

100mn Smok­ing killed 100 mil­lion last year

1.7mn peo­ple are killed by smok­ing each year, 1 mil­lion of them from lung can­cer.

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