Fatal statistics

Published: Tuesday 31 October 1995

A September 1995 World He Organization (WHO) consultant on tobacco-related mortality a cluded that 200 million won smoke worldwide, ofwhom 100 m lion are in developed countries, I alarming statistics reveal that in US and the UK, about W90 M c of lung cancer cases are caused smoking, and lung cancer has a passed breast cancer. WHO fort reports that smoking kills over I a million women each year in industrialised countries and cau general ill health among womer developing nations.

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