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List of smoking-related illnesses grows significantly

List of smoking-related illnesses grows significantly

In a report to the U.S. to be released on Friday, Acting Surgeon General Dr. Boris Lushniak significantly expanded the list of illnesses that smoking cigarettes has been scientifically proven to cause.

The ailments — now officially linked to smoking by the federal government — include diabetes, colorectal and liver cancers, erectile dysfunction and ectopic pregnancy.

NYT

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