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Medicine: Secondhand Smoke / Children and Tobacco #144283

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 05, 1993
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Washington: George Strait) Classification by the Environmental Protection Agency of secondhand smoke as a dangerous class-A carcinogen examined. [American Lung Association Fran DuMELLE - says a complete ban around children will be needed.] Plans for the American Heart Association to call for an increase in cigarette taxes and federal regulations on tobacco noted.

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) New study on the use of chewing tobacco by young children reported.

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Forrest;
Strait, George
Duration:
00:02:00

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