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Ohio, Kentucky Rank Among Top 10 States in Smoking-Related Deaths, Study Finds

The study also finds that both states are home to a large population of smokers.

By Lauren Serge

Ohioans and Kentuckians are still dying in large numbers due to smoking-related illnesses and health complications.  In a recent study by NiceRx, Ohio was ranked at No. 8 on a list of U.S. states with the highest smoking-related deaths, with 171 per 100,000 adults in the state dying in 2019...

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