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five facts about smoking and cancer on #worldcancerday

1. It’s not just lung cancer. The Surgeon General’s Office has linked more than 12 types of cancer to smoking, including cancer of the stomach, bladder, kidneys, and liver. ... 5. The fight to #FinishIt is not over. Every day more than 3,200 children smo
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 4, 2016 19:16
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Facebook shuts down medical marijuana pages in New Jersey

Facebook’s advertising policy bans promotion of selling drugs — as well as tobacco and guns — and the medical marijuana pages weren’t spared even though they have been legally allowed to operate in New Jersey since 2011.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 4, 2016 18:21

[California] In re NJOY, Inc. Consumer Class Action Litigation (PDF)

Court concludes that Plaintiffs have again failed to meet their burden of demonstrating that questions of law or fact common to class members predominate...concludes that Plaintiffs have failed to demonstrate that damages can be proven on a classwide bas
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 4, 2016 17:37

[UK] VIDEO: Maggie's Story

Maggie now has to wear an obturator - a piece of plastic which keeps her face in shape and allows her to eat and speak. Maggie is speaking out in support of Fresh's Quit 16 campaign and hopes her story will inspire other smokers to quit and reduce their r
You Tube
added Feb 3, 2016 22:37


Nearly 1 in 4 high school students in the U.S. use at least one tobacco product, including e-cigarettes, according to the 2014 National Youth Tobacco Survey 7.7 percent of middle school students use at least one tobacco product, including e-cigarettes.
American Lung Association
added Feb 3, 2016 14:05

kicking off black history month with our first #nomentholmonday

Truth Initiative will explore how menthol products have been strategically marketed to African-Americans, and how the aggressive advertising of mentholated cigarettes has paid off in terms of brand recognition and preference in African-American communitie
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:43

[UK] Hard-hitting campaign hammers home dangers of the habit killing thousands across the North-East

Research published today shows smoking caused 3,077 new cases of cancer... Fresh’s Quit 16 campaign...highlight the toll smoking takes on families... a survey of North-East smokers showing one third of them could not name a cancer caused by smoking
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Feb 1, 2016 16:07

[UK] ARCHIVE: JONES/MALCOLM: Marlboro Lights, camera, action

New studies suggest that smoking in movies does encourage young people to smoke. So should we ban cigs from the silver screen? The BMA's Sinead Jones and Guardian film writer Derek Malcolm lock horns
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 1, 2016 15:41

ARCHIVE: Guidelines for implementation of Article 13 / Tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship (PDF)

entertainment media 31. The depiction of tobacco in entertainment media products, such as films, theatre and games, can strongly influence tobacco use, particularly among young people. Therefore, Parties should take the following measures: • Implement a m
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Feb 1, 2016 15:38

Films showing smoking scenes should be rated to protect children from tobacco addiction

WHO is calling on governments to rate movies that portray tobacco use in a bid to prevent children and adolescents from starting to smoke cigarettes and use other forms of tobacco. Movies showing use of tobacco products have enticed millions of young peo
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Feb 1, 2016 15:31
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