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[Asia, India] Health ministry launches national campaign to warn against dangers of second-hand smoke exposure

The Union health ministry has launched national tobacco control mass media campaign to warn people about the deadly harms of exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke (SHS). It is the first national tobacco control mass media campaign to promote the quitline (in)
added Mar 22, 2018 15:42

Tobacco: a deadly business: How children around the world are exposed to cigarette advertising

Research in more than 22 countries found cigarettes are being sold and promoted near schools by an industry that needs to recruit the young to maintain profits
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 21, 2018 23:01

[UK] First national campaign to be launched by the vaping sector

A nationwide awareness and education campaign is being rolled out by the vaping sector...will call upon the country’s smokers to Take the VApril Challenge which will involve vaping masterclasses at specialist retail stores for smokers to learn about the
added Mar 21, 2018 22:03

[UK] Vaping industry provides update on VApril

The vaping industry has revealed more details about its first national awareness month in the UK. VApril, which is being organised by the UK Vaping Industry Association (UKVIA), will be fronted by TV doctor Dr Christian Jessen. The campaign will call u
Talking Retail (uk)
added Mar 21, 2018 13:46

Netflix in hot water for 'glamourising' tobacco use

In today's climate, Netflix's increased portrayal of tobacco usage was so unusual that a few Reddit users noticed it last summer, prompting one user to begin a thread titled "Did Netflix get in bed with Big Tobacco?"
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Mar 20, 2018 01:46

Smoking is the New Black: Tobacco use is shown more on streaming shows than on cable TV

The Netflix hit “Stranger Things” had 182 “tobacco incidents” in it — the highest number among the 14 streaming, cable and broadcast shows popular with young people that were analyzed in a new report.
MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Mar 20, 2018 01:43

[Australia] BUGA UP founder made unique push to ban tobacco advertising

Bill Snow was one of the founders of BUGA UP (Billboard Utilising Graffitists Against Unhealthy Promotions), a movement that used witty and subversive graffiti to expose the glossy falsehoods of powerful corporations. As a civic minded graffitist and ant
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Mar 20, 2018 01:36

CDC: Teens Seeing More E-Cigarette Ads

Teens in the U.S. are seeing more ads promoting electronic cigarette use, with point-of-sale advertising the most common source of exposure, the CDC reports.
MedPage Today
added Mar 17, 2018 21:29

More U.S. Teens Seeing Ads for E-Cigarettes

In fact, "among U.S. middle and high school students during 2014-2016, exposure to e-cigarette advertisements from any source increased from 68.9 percent [18.3 million] to 78.2 percent [20.5 million]," said the team led by Kristy Marynak. She's with the
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 15, 2018 23:07

Exposure to Electronic Cigarette Advertising Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2014–2016

Exposure to e-cigarette advertisements increased among U.S. middle and high school students during 2014–2016. As part of comprehensive youth tobacco prevention efforts, approaches to reduce youth access to e-cigarettes and exposure to e-cigarette advertis
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Mar 15, 2018 20:32
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