Let's be real, as long as there is demand for tobacco products, the tobacco industry will never stop selling them. Large, multinational tobacco corporations, as well as smaller tobacco companies and retailers who sell tobacco products, earn billions of dollars each year.

Millions of people die each year from lung cancer and other chronic diseases that were caused from smoking. Yet the tobacco industry continues to thrive. Here is Debi's story.

What can we do about it? Well, we can talk about these issues, and share what we've learned with someone else. That said, we want you to continue research on your own, and then decide for yourself what it means.