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FDA: Menthol cigarettes likely pose greater public health risk

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By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM

AP Tobacco Writer

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A Food and Drug Administration review concludes that menthol cigarettes likely pose a greater public health risk than regular cigarettes but does not make a recommendation on whether to limit or ban the minty smokes - one of the few growth sectors of the shrinking cigarette business.

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