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UNFILTERED IMAGES Dr. Craig Andrews’ research shows graphic visual health warnings influence intentions to quit smoking.

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By Christopher Stolarski

On a given day, approximately 45.3 million Americans will light up a cigarette, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This suffocating addiction will kill half of them prematurely. Experts widely agree that increased information about the severity of tobacco’s health risks is key to curtailing one of the nation’s most dire public health issues.

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