Long overdue. The cost of treating the aftermath of smoking? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • OnTheOtherSide
    • 30.05.11 | 06:30 (IDT)

    Mr. golden if each and every smoker will bare the cost of treating the barrage of ailments stemming from their smoking habit, make sure they do not endanger none smokers as well as keep public places clean from their trash you will not get an argument from anyone, however that isn't the case. Healthcare cost skyrocket due to smoking. You are not only public enemy. You are your own worse enemy but that is your problem. The legislator should tax tobacco high enough to cover the damage it causes. who should cover your Emphysem, Heart, Cancer or Circulatory ailments.

    from the article: Smokers, just another of Israel's persecuted minorities
    First published 02:45 30.05.11 | Last updated 02:45 30.05.11
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