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'Marlboro Man' who later warned against smoking dies of lung disease

Eric Lawson, one of several actors who depicted the "Marlboro Man" cowboy in a long-running series of cigarette ads for Philip Morris and later appeared in an anti-tobacco message for the American Cancer Society, has died of lung disease. He was 72
added Jan 28, 2014 10:53

GRAPHICS: Marijuana and tobacco: How times have changed

USA TODAY Network looks back at the divergent paths marijuana and tobacco have taken in public policy and pop culture.
USA Today
added Jan 17, 2014 18:27

BLUMENTAL/DURBIN: Fifty Years After First Surgeon General Report on Smoking, E-Cigarettes Pose Latest Threat to Public Health

If these companies want to market their products as a safe alternative to smoking, they should be subject to rigorous FDA scrutiny. Oversight and regulation are the only way to know the true nature of these products and the only way to ensure that today'
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 17, 2014 18:12

ARCHIVE: DAVE BARRY: Tobacco Seems To Be A Non-ethics Area

If crack dealers were smart, they`d stop shooting at each other and set up a Crack Institute, staffed by trained scientists, to do long-term research. Also they`d purchase some U.S. senators and pay big bucks for newspapers and magazines to run advertisem
Chicago Tribune
added Jan 9, 2014 16:46

[Nevada] TPC 2014: Conference Sessions

The Future of E-Cigarettes ... As a retailer, you need to stay abreast of regulatory developments and emerging brand preferences that could, over time replace as much as 25 percent of tobacco product revenues. In this compelling presentation, three electr
Tobacco Plus Convenience Expo
added Jan 6, 2014 21:22

Holy Smokes: E-Cigarette Ads Debut on TV

The electronic-cigarette industry has big TV advertising plans for 2014—if they're not snuffed out first. The FDA is expected as early as January to propose curbs on the devices. Rather than retreat, companies are unleashing a flurry of TV ads.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Dec 27, 2013 23:16

[UK] British American Tobacco aims to create 'vintage' cigarettes market

British American Tobacco is bringing out premium packets of one of its leading brands, containing details of the lineage of the leaf used, along with the year of harvest. Its aim is to create a market in limited edition vintage cigarettes, similar to th
This is Money (uk)
added Nov 25, 2013 12:50

PHOTOS: The Great American Smokeout: Pop culture's (bad) influence on smokers

Images of movie stars, pop stars and even famous athletes with dangling cigarettes probably don't help. But one thing that might? The 37th annual Great American Smokeout, which is taking place across the nation today. Created by the American Cancer Socie
added Nov 22, 2013 03:41

[Canada] LETTER: Highly dangerous tobacco

It is unfortunate that Tyler Dawson did his undergraduate thesis on the history of Canadian tobacco control policy and not on the much more impressive and tragic historical marketing of tobacco to Canadians. Dawson refrains from mentioning the Youth Smok
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Nov 22, 2013 00:52

Influence of Pro-Smoking Media Messages Can Last for Seven Days

The novel project is the first to attempt to quantify the persistence that cigarette advertising and other pro-smoking media messages have on consumers. The study is published online by the Journal of Adolescent Health.
Rand Corporation
added Nov 18, 2013 16:15
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