The family smoking prevention and tobacco control act requires the fda to include new warning labels on cigarette packages and in cigarette advertisements on june 22 2011 the fda published a . The graphic warnings were mandated by a large bipartisan majority of congress which relied on an extensive scientific record demonstrating the need for the warnings and their effectiveness because of this evidence at least 120 countries now require large graphic cigarette warnings. Cigarette pack graphic warnings showing grossly disfigured feet and rotting teeth are no longer shocking enough to prompt australians to quit the habit according to a story by david chen for the australian broadcasting corporation citing new research. Warnings with graphic images are the best way to convey the negative health consequences of smoking in a meaningful way peters said the study appears online in the annals of behavioral medicine and will be published in a future print edition. The graphic warning label drew viewers attention away from ads and toward the warning regardless of whether the warning was graphic or text only more than the current surgeon general warning
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