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Here’s the Best Way to Get Someone to Quit Smoking

Antismoking messaging works differently depending on who's watching, a new study shows
TIME Magazine
added Sep 16, 2014 15:42
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[New York] VIDEO: New DOH Ad Targets Sporadic Smokers

The "Imagine For Life" ad is targeting sporadic smokers. According to the Department of Health, data shows people who smoke sometimes, but not every day, as well as light daily smokers make up 76 percent of the New York smoking population.
NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Sep 16, 2014 04:11
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E-Cigarettes Make Their Way Into Hollywood Movies

E-cigarette companies may be taking a page out of Big Tobacco’s old playbook. While the former has been banned from paid product placement in Hollywood films for nearly two decades, e-cigarette companies are not. And it looks like they are seizing oppor
International Business Times
added Sep 16, 2014 03:43
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Identifying a better message strategy for dissuading smokers: Add the positive

"gain-framed" messages -- those that stressed the benefits in quitting... - were more effective for smokers who believed quitting would be hard. On the other hand "loss-framed" messages -- the ones that emphasized the negative outcomes from smoking, such
EurekAlert
added Sep 16, 2014 03:39
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Tobacco display bans protect youth and quitters

Ending the display and promotion of cigarettes and tobacco in retail shops helps prevent young people taking up smoking and keeps quitters on track, according to new University of Otago research.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Sep 16, 2014 00:57
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Smoking rates on the rise in New York City

For the first time in years, more than 1 million New Yorkers are smoking, according to data released Monday, marking a disturbing rise of tobacco use in the city that pioneered a number of anti-smoking initiatives that were emulated nationally. Sixteen p
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 16, 2014 00:44
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[Tennessee] EDITORIAL: FDA raises concerns in use of e-cigarettes

Although e-cigarettes offer a nicer package and the promise of a technological advance, parents, in particular, should be wary of efforts to market them as new, improved nicotine-delivery systems. They're still cigarettes and represent all the dangers o
Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Sep 15, 2014 22:14
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RAEBURN: "Stand Up To Cancer" didn't stand up to tobacco.

celebrities who told tearful personal stories probably didn’t know that a portion of the money raised by Stand Up To Cancer has come from the manufacture, sale, and advertising of cigarettes....medical writers missed a good story. And if we don't raise qu
Knight Science Journalism at MIT
added Sep 15, 2014 17:38
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[Canada, USA] VIDEO: E-Cigarettes Get Their Shot in Hollywood

Paid product placement in films has been off limits for tobacco companies for the past 16 years. But now e-cigarette companies like the Canada-based SmokeStik are buying screen time in films like the upcoming Cymbeline starring Milla Jovovich.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 15, 2014 13:40
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KFC-Owner Yum Brands (YUM) Tries Saigon Street Food / E-cigarettes are coming to the movies.

“I don’t see a problem with glamorizing something that saves lives,” SmokeStik’s CEO Bill Marangos tells The Wall Street Journal. His company paid for product placement in a new film adaptation of Shakespeare’s Cymbeline. Actress Milla Jovovich puffs at
ABC News
added Sep 15, 2014 13:35
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