Cigarettes will have new, graphic warning labels
POSTED: Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 4:44pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 5:13pm
NBC NEWS — The FDA released new graphic warnings that will soon be on all packs of smokes. Nine new warning labels will show in detail the effects of using tobacco.
Each label includes a quit smoking hotline number. The labels will take up the entire top half of all cigarette packs.
Cigarette manufacturers have until next fall to get the new labels on all of their packs.