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May 24, 2007

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A combination of increased excise taxes, nationwide indoor smoking bans, and other measures would significantly lower the U.S. smoking rate, which now hovers at around 21 percent of the adult population, says a new report from the Institute of Medicine.

Richard Bonnie, Robert Wallace, Bonnie Halpern-Felsher