January 18, 2023

Health experts, local business discuss FDA proposed ban on menthol cigarettes

The FDA announced plans this week to ban menthol cigarettes and all flavored cigars.

The federal government argues the move could help curb addiction among people of color and young people.

“The proposed rules would help prevent children from becoming the next generation of smokers and help adult smokers quit,” said Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra, in a statement.

Read more here: https://www.wfmynews2.com/article/news/local/health-experts-greensboro-business-discuss-fda-proposed-ban-on-menthol-cigarettes/83-e97f1c23-ee39-491f-bdd3-b32574423089

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