• Little Cigars are a Big Issue

    1 month ago - By Tobacco Free Florida

    The cigarette smoking rate has seen a huge drop over the years. In the 1950's nearly half of all Americans had smoked cigarettes, today it's fewer than 1 out of every 6 adults. This drop has come as we learn more about the health risks posed by cigarettes, as well as new rules on how tobacco companies can advertise the products.
    But while the smoking rate has dropped, over the same time we've seen another disturbing trend: the sale of flavored cigars continues to climb. Flavored cigars are usually sold as cigarillos or little cigars.
    Cigarillos are short, narrow cigars. They're usually...
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