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Public Health prof. Michael Siegel comments on tobacco bill

Senate’s FDA oversight of tobacco remains flawed

The Senate-approved FDA regulation of tobacco does not go far enough to eliminate nicotine and will only create the perception that cigarettes are safer, as more Americans die each year from lung cancer, maintains Michael Siegel, MD, longtime anti-smoking activist and professor of social and behaviroral sciences. Contact Michael Siegel, 617-638-5160, mbsiegel@bu.edu