Starting to Visualize the Health Effects of Cigarette Factories

What we know about the current health effects of tobacco products?

They account for one out of every 10 deaths worldwide and will claim
5.5 million lives this year alone.

What we know about the cigarette?

It is the only consumer product that kills half of its regular users.

What we know about cigarette smoke?

It harms every person exposed to it.

Approximately 10 percent of the current world population will eventually succumb to tobacco-related disease based on current exposure rates.

The Morbidity that Some Cigarette Factories are likely Currently Generating

Source: Proctor, R. N. (2012). “The History of the Discovery of the Cigarette–Lung Cancer Link:

Evidentiary Traditions, Corporate Denial, Global Toll.” Tobacco control 21(2): 87-91.

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