Oh, this is just business as usual....
Behind Antismoking Policy,
Influence of Drug Industry Government Guidelines.
Don't Push Cold Turkey; Advisers' Company Ties.
By Kevin Helliker.
Michael Fiore is in charge of revising federal guidelines on how to get smokers to quit. He also runs an academic research center funded in part by drug companies that make quit-smoking aids, and he personally has received tens of thousands of dollars in speaking and consulting fees from those companies.