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[UK] Smokefree South West to close this summer after cuts to funding

The organisation has run a series of hard-hitting advertising campaigns to get people to give up smoking / The news comes just days before the organisation's campaign ad hits television screens across the region.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Feb 8, 2016 15:09

Macnab: Why giving films with smoking an adult rating would threaten an essential prop

There may be sound reasons behind the WHO's argument – but smoking is often integral to characters and the make-believe world of the movies, they were part of the mise-en-scène. Take them away and you’d be removing what used to be a vital
The Independent (uk)
added Feb 7, 2016 21:53

[India] On principle: John Abraham won't endorse cigarettes

A source close to the actor says that a popular tobacco company approached him for an endorsement recently. But, despite being offered a lucrative amount, John apparently turned the offer down. “John endorses a few brands. Before attaching his name to an
added Feb 7, 2016 17:48

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
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