Secondhand Smoke Report

After introductions and a video-taped presentation, Surgeon General Richard Carmona announced his 670-page report, “The Health… read more

After introductions and a video-taped presentation, Surgeon General Richard Carmona announced his 670-page report, “The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke,” that condemns secondhand smoke as a health hazard. Topics included the tens of thousands of persons in the U.S. who die as a result of exposure to passive smoke, children who breathe secondhand smoke at home, the risks of heart disease and lung cancer, and banning smoking in public places. He also responded to reporters' questions. close

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Category:
News Conference
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News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 27, 2006
Last Aired:
Jul 2, 2006

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  • Jun 27, 2006 | 1:09pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 28, 2006 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Jun 28, 2006 | 6:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 30, 2006 | 4:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 02, 2006 | 10:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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