Cancer

Tobacco and cancer: evidence and monitoring

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), a specialized research agency of WHO, provides the scientific evidence on tobacco as a cause of cancer and on strategies to reduce tobacco consumption.

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World Health Organization
Cancer Control Programme
Department of Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion (CHP)
Avenue Appia 20
CH - 1211 Geneva 27
Switzerland
cancercontrol@who.int