Inscriptions On Cigarette Packs Can Prevent Lung Cancer – Part 2 of 2
They also prove the effectiveness of healthfulness warnings that include graphic pictures, according to the authors of the study, which was published online recently in the journal Tobacco Control. “These findings are important for the ongoing initiative to introduce graphic warnings in the United States,” studio lead author Jidong Huang, of the University of Illinois at Chicago, said in a news release.
So “The original proposal by the US Food and Drug Administration was successfully challenged by the tobacco industry, and the court cited the very infirm estimated impact on smoking rates as a factor in its judgment. Our analyses corrected for errors in the FDA’s analysis, concluding that the purport of graphic warnings on smoking rates would be much stronger than the FDA found m. Our results provide much stronger support for the FDA’s revised proposal for graphic warnings, which we hope will be affable in the near future”.