Smoking in America: Fast facts

POSTED: 05:17 PM EST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 12:33 PM EDT Apr 24, 2014 
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The FDA proposed rules Thursday that call for strict regulation of electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, water pipe tobacco and hookahs. Currently, the FDA only has regulatory authority over cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and roll-your-own tobacco. Take a look at these facts about cigarette smoking in the U.S.