German government under attack for anti-smoking advertisementsBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7411.360 (Published 14 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:360
- Annette Tuffs
German Cancer Aid, the leading German cancer charity, has asked the German health ministry to stop its anti-smoking advertising campaign (“smoke free”) immediately.
The campaign, funded by the tobacco industry, is intended to prevent young people taking up smoking. But a spokesperson for the charity claims that the series of attractive …