The FDA is working on a proposal to ban menthol cigarettes, a move heralded as one expected to improve the health of groups most likely to smoke menthol products, including children and Black Americans. U.S. surgeon general Dr. Vivek Murthy explains his support for the nationwide ban.
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Ban On Menthol Cigarettes Could ‘Solve A Fundamental Problem’ In The U.S., Says Surgeon General