Is smoking a threat to our military? The surgeon general thinks so

Smoking has been a fixture in military culture for decades. But a new call by the surgeon general and his military counterparts aims to end tobacco use, which they see as “a threat to the health and fitness of our forces and compromises readiness, the foundation of a strong national defense.”
Published: 11:21 PM EDT July 10, 2019
Updated: 11:21 PM EDT July 10, 2019