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CDC's New Anti-Smoking Ads Target E–Cigarettes

And now, the CDC says in a statement that “about three in four adult e-cigarette users also smoke cigarettes. If you only cut down the number of cigarettes you smoke by adding another tobacco product, like e-cigarettes, you still face serious health risk
Fox Media
added Mar 28, 2015 07:20
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U.S. ad campaign points to dangers of dual cigarette/e-cig use

"If you only cut down the number of cigarettes you smoke by adding another tobacco product, like e-cigarettes, you still face serious health risks," the CDC said in a statement. "Smokers must quit smoking completely to fully protect their health - even a
added Mar 27, 2015 15:31

[USA] THOMPSON: America declares war on e-cigarettes. But it’s an ideological battle, not a medical one

The US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention have launched a wildly expensive campaign against e-cigarettes because… well, I can’t really work out their logic, but the sickly aroma of liberal puritanism is unmistakeable. The medical arguments are r
The Spectator (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 14:45

VIDEO: GRAPHIC: Former smoker Marlene receives eye injections

CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign shows Marlene receiving eye injections to help prevent wet macular degeneration, a disease that can lead to blindness developed from smoking.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 13:21

VIDEOS: 'Please don't end up like me': New anti-smoking campaign will make you cringe as former smokers share their stories

From Marlene who requires shots in her eyeballs to Julia who needs an ostomy bag taped to a hole in her abdomen - the scenes from this anti-smoking campaign are aimed to make you cringe. The new Tips from Former Smokers ad by the Centers for Disease Cont
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 13:20

Powerful new “Tips From Former Smokers” ads focus on living with vision loss and colorectal cancer

a series of powerful new ads featuring former smokers who suffer from smoking-related illnesses, including vision loss and colorectal cancer. Ads also highlight the benefits of quitting for smokers’ loved ones, and the importance of quitting cigarettes c
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:21

CDC Launches New Round of Graphic Anti-Smoking Ads

The new ads highlight the benefits of quitting for the families of smokers and the importance of giving up cigarettes completely, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Bottom line, these ads will save lives and they will als
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 27, 2015 12:18

CDC Shows Sustained Commitment to Fighting Tobacco with New Anti-Smoking Ads – Cost-Effective Campaign Helps Smokers Quit

The new ads remind viewers that smoking causes not only well-known conditions such as lung cancer and heart disease, but in fact damages nearly every organ in the human body. The smoking-related diseases highlighted in the new ads include macular degenera
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:10

CDC Unveils New Anti-Smoking Ads Featuring Real Smokers

real smokers who are living with the long-term health effects of smoking and secondhand smoke exposure. The "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign... The CDC posted videos featuring 27 real people on their website. "I smoked and got macular degeneration," a
KMBZ 98.1 fm (Kansas City, MO)
added Mar 26, 2015 23:58

Employment and Activity Limitations Among Adults with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease — United States, 2013

Smoking, the leading cause of COPD in the United States, is also associated with worse symptoms among persons with COPD (10), and smoking cessation has been shown to slow the progression ... This result reinforces the importance of smoking cessation by CO
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Mar 26, 2015 14:15
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