Test cigarettes sit in a smoking machine in a lab at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. On July 28, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it wants to lower nicotine levels in cigarettes so they aren't so addictive.
Test cigarettes sit in a smoking machine in a lab at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. On July 28, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it wants to lower nicotine levels in cigarettes so they aren't so addictive. Branden Camp Associated Press
Test cigarettes sit in a smoking machine in a lab at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. On July 28, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it wants to lower nicotine levels in cigarettes so they aren't so addictive. Branden Camp Associated Press

Can Big Tobacco stop FDA again?

August 07, 2017 12:00 PM

UPDATED August 07, 2017 12:13 PM

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