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Stub out habit that hurts many

Every day in Singapore, one non-smoker dies of tobacco-related diseases that also claim five smokers.

These non-smokers suffer through no fault of their own, but are still among the 2,500 people who die of tobacco-related diseases every year.


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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 30, 2018, with the headline 'Stub out habit that hurts many'. Print Edition | Subscribe