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2013 Tips From Former Smokers campaign generates 150,000 calls to quitlines and 2.8 million website visits

Quitline calls spiked dramatically when 2013 ads were running; fell quickly when they were not
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Oct 26, 2013 03:45
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Anti-smoking Campaign Surpasses Expectations

Surge seen in calls to quit line and website visits stemming from ads with former smokers, CDC reports
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 20, 2013 12:01
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E-Cigarette Use Rising Among Youth, Study Says

The finding could influence how the Food and Drug Administration regulates the battery-powered devices, which turn nicotine-laced liquid into vapor and represent a small but fast-growing alternative to traditional cigarettes. The FDA hopes to propose reg
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 7, 2013 18:31
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Going Smoke-Free Won't Hurt Business

A new study found that statewide smoke-free laws would not be expected to have a negative economic impact on restaurant and bar business in the states reviewed. The study, released today in the journal Preventing Chronic Disease, was conducted by RTI Int
CDC Foundation
added Aug 1, 2013 19:24
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CDC Features - America's Children Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2010

CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 12, 2013 16:23
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Former Smoker Who Appeared In Anti-Smoking Commericial Is Honored By CDC

Mary Bubala explains you may not know her name but you've likely heard her voice. Her name is Terrie Hall, a former smoker who's known for appearing in anti-smoking TV ads. Hall is being honored by the CDC with a special award for her courage in tellin
WJZ 13 (Baltimore, MD)
added May 23, 2013 22:01
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[Wisconsin] Smokers hotline sees uptick in calls due to national ad campaign

Wisconsin's Tobacco Quit Line has seen a surge of calls since March, when a national campaign called Tips from Former Smokers started.
Superior (WI) Daily Telegram
added May 23, 2013 13:22
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CDC, Medical Groups Urge Smoker-Doc Chats

The CDC is partnering with five leading physician groups to encourage smokers to talk to their doctor about quitting the habit, and launched a national television and online ad campaign at an event here Wednesday.
MedPage Today
added May 23, 2013 13:08
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Campaign encourages smokers to “Talk With Your Doctor” for help quitting

Advice and help from doctors can more than double odds smoker will quit successfully
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 23, 2013 03:09
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New Tennessee billboards promote tobacco hotline

New billboards are going up across the state promoting the toll-free Tennessee Tobacco Quitline that helps people seeking to end their tobacco habits. The billboards are being funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and are located in ei
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 15, 2013 06:42
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