Smoking affects people around the world. Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) is a very real threat to our health and economy. In fact, half of our world’s children are regularly exposed to ETS. Many people smoke.
Most people start smoking in their late childhood or teen years. According to a 1994 Institute of Medicine report, more than one million teens become regular smokers every year. Each new smoker loses about 15 years of their life.
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