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posted by Andrea Griffith-Girtz in Health

Graphic Cig Warnings. Ew.

November 10, 2010

Graphic Cigarette Warning Labels on Packs Unveiled by FDA

RICHMOND, Va. - Corpses, cancer patients and diseased lungs: These are some of the images the federal government plans for larger, graphic warning labels for cigarette packages.

The images are part of a new push announced by the Food and Drug Administration and the Department of Health and Human Services on Wednesday to reduce tobacco use, which is responsible for about 443,000 deaths per year.

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