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Smoking costs $1.4 trillion in health care, labour loss: study

1 year, 8 months ago
PARIS: Smoking cost the world economy more than $1.4 trillion (1.3 trillion euros) in 2012, and sucked up a twentieth of health care spending, a study said Tuesday. The killer habit consumed the equivalent of nearly two percent of global…