Last updated: March 6, 2020

Warnings/Messages Content

Does the content of the warnings/messages address:
Health impacts
Advice on cessation (e.g., the benefits of cessation or steps to take to stop smoking)
Addictive nature of tobacco
Adverse economic and social outcomes
Impact of tobacco use on friends and family
Quitline phone number and/or website
Description of current required warnings/messages:

a) “Smoking kills [you]” with a cross made from cigarettes and human skulls piled at the bottom of the cross

b) “Smoking causes cancer” with an image of lung cancer

c) “Smoking causes impotence” with a limp, burned cigarette

d) “Smoking [during pregnancy] causes miscarriage” with a miscarried fetus

e) “Smoking causes [respiratory/chronic lung] disease” with an internal image of diseased respiratory system

f) “Smoking causes [cardiovascular/heart] disease” with an internal image of a diseased heart