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Land of Tobacco: China's Deadly Addiction

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More people in poor countries die from cancer than from HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined...

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Smoking is the leading cause of death in China, and by 2050 the number of deaths from tobacco-related causes is expected to triple. Click here for the sources of information included in this video.

Explore this interactive map to learn about cancers that disproportionately affect poorer countries.

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