Study says printing health warnings on cigarettes makes lighting up less attractive

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Just about every pack of cigarettes around the world has some form of warning about the health hazards caused by smoking.

Scientists in New Zealand say printing warnings on the actual cigarettes could reduce the appeal of smoking.

Daily Mail reports that a recent study found cigarettes in unattractive colors or with printed health warnings made lighting up less attractive to smokers.

Scientists say the warnings also deter non-smokers from picking up the habit.

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