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[UK] Pierce Brosnan ordered by Indian court to explain why he appeared in an advert associated with harmful chewing tobacco or face jail

Pierce Brosnan has been ordered by Indian authorities to explain why he appeared in advertisements for a mouth freshener which has been linked to chewing tobacco. Brosnan starred in a James Bond-style spoof commercial for Pan Bahar, a brand of pan masal
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 14, 2018 20:31

India threatens Pierce Brosnan with fine over pan masala adverts

Delhi health officials have threatened to fine or jail the actor Pierce Brosnan if he fails to explain why he appeared in adverts for a chewing mixture that sometimes includes tobacco. Brosnan appeared nearly 18 months ago in TV and newspaper ads for a
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 14, 2018 19:53

This 21-Year-Old Is Making Thousands a Month Vaping on YouTube

DonnySmokes has basically become the Marlboro Man of the YouTube era. But should his videos be regulated like advertising?..."I know for a fact that JUUL is way too cheap to pay what I charge for a review," he bragged to me over the phone, audibly exhali
added Feb 14, 2018 10:43

tobacco use in lgbt communities

As the LGBT community gained more social and political acceptance, especially in the 1990s, marketers took notice. Industry documents show that tobacco companies were aware of high smoking rates among sexual minorities, and marketing plans show their eff
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 14, 2018 04:07

E-cigarette Advertising Exposure, Explicit and Implicit Harm Perceptions, and E-Cigarette use Susceptibility Among Non-Smoking Young Adults

This study tested whether exposure to e-cigarette advertising increases e-cigarette use susceptibility among non-smoking young adults... Social enhancement-themed ads may communicate the reduced-harm messages more strongly among young adults so as to affe
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 10, 2018 16:47

Swisher Sweets ‘Artist Project’: using musical events to promote cigars

Swisher Sweets promotes and supports musical artists, has a branded presence at concerts and holds pop-up music events in convenience stores that are promoted on its website and social media (figure 1).
Tobacco Control
added Feb 9, 2018 01:46

q&a: how big tobacco preys on low-income communities

nearly 20 million viewers of the 2018 GRAMMY Awards watched Dr. Jennifer Pearson explain how the tobacco industry continues to sell products that kill 1,300 Americans every day: by targeting lower-income communities and enhancing the addictiveness of cig
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 8, 2018 21:07

[Africa, Nigeria] Enforce Ban On Tobacco Advertising, Senate Urges Health Ministry

The Senate has urged the Ministry of Health and other relevant enforcement agencies to ensure the comprehensive prohibition of Tobacco Advertising Promotion and Sponsorship such as cigarette advertisement. It also urged the Ministries of Health, Educati
PM News (ng)
added Feb 7, 2018 00:59

[UK] ITV's Love Island DID show far too many smoking scenes and encouraged impressionable youngsters to pick up the deadly habit, reveal academics

The reality TV series, watched by impressionable teenagers, regularly displayed contestants smoking and cigarette branding was sometimes visible. Series three delivered at least 559 million overall tobacco 'impressions' to the UK population, including
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 6, 2018 23:41

[Florida] Ex-Smoker Urges 11th Circ. To Revive $20M Punitive Win ($$)

Judith Berger said the tobacco company has “cherry-picked” statements she made about her actions decades ago to misrepresent that she was not influenced by its advertisements when she decided to start smoking. “Philip Morris insists on viewing the evid
added Feb 6, 2018 22:07
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