Graphic anti-smoking advert released in UK

A new hard-hitting advert warning of the dangers of smoking has been released by the Department of Health.

The new government anti-smoking advert, the first of its kind for eight years, shows a tumour growing from a cigarette.

According to the Department of Health, smoking just 15 cigarettes can cause a mutation than can lead to cancerous tumours.

Chief Medical Officer Professor Dame Sally Davies said smokers play Russian roulette with every cigarette.

"This is a hard-hitting cam