tobacco

0 Visualizing tobacco’s impact on children in China

Guest post by Katie Leach-Kemon, a policy translation specialist from the University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. January 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the US Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health, hailed as the first report to establish a definitive link between smoking and cancer and…

2 Tobacco doesn’t have to kill 1 billion people this century

Adam Cohn It is well known that tobacco is a killer. The problem that was once concentrated among the rich countries has spread to low and middle-income countries. With more young people in these countries smoking cigarettes and growing populations, the number of global deaths caused by tobacco is going…