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US Adult Smoking Rate Drops To 18 Percent: Are Graphic Anti-Smoking Campaigns Getting Results?

The national smoking break was a welcomed finding by anti-smoking organizations, who have been recording and comparing data since the early 60s. When compared to the year 1965, during which 42.4 percent of Americans surveyed labeled themselves as smokers
Medical Daily
added Jun 18, 2013 13:26
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[Africa, Gambia] WHO official highlights risks of tobacco use

Students participate in a march to mark the World No Tobacco Day, in Tegucigalpa, capital of Honduras, May 31, 2013. Dr Thomas Sukwue, a WHO representative in Gambia, also said 600,000 people killed by tobacco are non-smokers exposed to second-hand smo
China Internet Information Center (cn)
added Jun 2, 2013 10:18
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[Asia, India] Ban on tobacco display leads to lower sales: Study

An international tobacco control survey has found that a ban on tobacco advertisements, especially where tobacco is sold, leads to lower sales of cigarettes. The study was published in Oxford journal 'Health Education Research' earlier this month. It wa
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added May 20, 2013 15:13
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World No Tobacco Day, 31 May 2013 / Ban tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship

A comprehensive ban of all tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship is required under the WHO Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) for all Parties to this treaty within five years of the entry into force of the Convention for that Pa
World Health Organization (WHO)
added May 9, 2013 01:04
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The Big Squeeze: Will the explosion of e-cigarettes in the c-store channel have an effect on cigarettes and shelf-space allocation? Not yet, but soon, says one study. (PDF)

retailers have to be mindful of consumers’ needs, says May of Altria. “They need to be thinking about how much space to allocate to cigarettes and to the cigar category, and potentially other categories that are emerging soon,” he says. “If they’re not, o
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 18, 2013 14:33
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EDITORIAL: Gruesome Ads That Work

This year's advertising campaign will cost $48 million, a small but important counterweight to the industry's marketing juggernaut.
New York Times
added Apr 9, 2013 02:24
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Flavored Tobacco Continues to Play a Role in Tobacco Use Among Young Adults

Past research has shown that the tobacco industry developed flavored cigarettes in large part to appeal to young people. According to the findings of Legacy’s new study, 18.5 percent of young adult tobacco users in 2011 reported using flavored tobacco pr
Legacy.com
added Apr 4, 2013 01:24
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Anti-smoking ads: ‘Only voice my grandson’s heard is this one,’ says woman with no voice box

Government health officials launched the second round of a graphic ad campaign Thursday that is designed to get smokers off tobacco, saying they believe the last effort convinced tens of thousands to quit.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 3, 2013 13:44
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FDA considers an independent body to monitor tobacco research

is considering a recommendation that an independent body should monitor some research put to the agency by tobacco companies, underscoring the growing concern about conflicts of interest in scientific research. The recommendation was submitted by the Ins
Thomson Reuters
added Mar 28, 2013 12:57
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[New York] Bloomberg Seeks an End to Cheap Cigarettes

Along with strengthening the penalties on retailers that evade tobacco taxes, the second bill establishes a minimum price for cigarettes and cigarillos, or little cigars, of $10.50 a pack, the first time such a strategy has been used to combat smoking. Th
New York Times
added Mar 27, 2013 02:02
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