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Is What You Know About Smoking Wrong?

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Tobacco Myths
Is What You Know About
Smoking Wrong?
Available from the Publications Catalog.

This consumer friendly fact sheet, conveniently folded into the size of a business card, shares facts from the 2010 Surgeon General’s Report and addresses several myths and common misperceptions about smoking and secondhand smoke.

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Disclaimer: Data and findings provided in the publications on this page reflect the content of this particular Surgeon General's Report. More recent information may exist elsewhere on the Smoking & Tobacco Use Web site (for example, in fact sheets, frequently asked questions, or other materials that are reviewed on a regular basis and updated accordingly).


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