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Tobacco and EU public health

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Tobacco is the single largest cause of avoidable death in the European Union accounting for over half a million deaths each year and over a million deaths in Europe as a whole. It is estimated that 25% of all cancer deaths and 15% of all deaths in the Union could be attributed to smoking. In order to curb this epidemic, the European Community is actively developing a comprehensive tobacco control policy

The link address is: http://ec.europa.eu/health/ph_determinants/life_style/Tobacco/tobacco_en.htm

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