New Report Details How Tobacco Companies Have Made Cigarettes More Addictive, More Attractive to ...
Friday, July 11, 2014
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
Design changes and chemical
additives introduced by tobacco companies in recent decades have made
cigarettes more addictive, more attractive to kids and even more deadly,
according to a
report issued today by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
The report, titled Designed
for Addiction, details how tobacco companies purposely design
cigarettes to make tobacco smoke smoother, less harsh and more appealing to new
users, especially kids, and to create and sustain addiction to nicotine.