Controlling tobacco has saved millions but it's 'in a league of its own' as killer: Reports

  • by: LINDSEY TANNER , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 7, 2014 - 5:25 PM

CHICAGO — Anti-smoking measures have saved roughly 8 million U.S. lives since a landmark 1964 report linking smoking and disease, a study estimates, yet the nation's top disease detective says dozens of other countries do a better job on several efforts to cut tobacco use.

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