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[North Dakota] LETTER: Agencies each have role in tobacco fight

contact your legislators and ask them to vote yes on Senate Bill 2024, allowing BreatheND to continue the work needed so today’s youth might be the first tobacco-free generation.
Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Feb 19, 2017 01:13

Millions of non-smoking teenagers are still at risk of serious illness from secondhand smoke, experts warn

Teenage smoking rates are down, but tobacco smoke still affects millions Secondhand smoke leads to bronchitis, pneumonia and more in children / Non-smoking zones should be expanded, the CDC recommends
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 12, 2016 15:55

CDC Concerned About Youth Exposure to E-Cigarette Advertising ($$)

About 7 in 10 teens are exposed to e-cigarette advertising on TV, in print, online and at retail outlets
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jan 6, 2016 15:45

Advertising may be fueling the popularity of e-cigarettes among teens, CDC says

The more money is spent to advertise electronic cigarettes, the more middle and high school students use them. CDC Director Tom Frieden says this probably isn't a coincidence.
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 6, 2016 14:44

Attitudes Toward Raising the Minimum Age of Sale for Tobacco Among U.S. Adults

Three quarters of adults favor raising the minimum tobacco age of sale to 21 years, including seven in ten smokers. Raising the minimum age of sale, along with proven tobacco control strategies, could prevent youth tobacco use.
Science Direct
added Jul 8, 2015 15:27

Dems: Report shows need for e-cigarette regulations

“FDA has an existing mechanism to protect children now, and the scientific evidence has never been clearer: strong regulatory action on the marketing of e-cigarettes to children cannot wait.”...industry called the CDC report “deceptive” and demanded a ret
The Hill
added Aug 29, 2014 13:28

FRIEDEN: New Tips Ads Will Inspire Even More to Quit Smoking

Terrie's last ads, along with Nathan's ad and the other Tips ads airing in February and March, will continue the mission the Tips campaign began in 2012. The campaign has so far inspired millions of smokers to try to quit and saved tens of thousands of l
Huffington Post (blog)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:16

Scary Anti-Smoking Ad Campaign Tied To 100,000 People Quitting, 1.6M Attempts To Quit

The 2012 “Tips From Former Smokers” ad campaign that ran for three months between March and June has now been tied to 100,000 people quitting the habit and 1.6 million attempting to quit.
Medical Daily
added Sep 10, 2013 12:19

Tips From Former Smokers

For every 1 person who dies from tobacco use, another 20 suffer from one or more serious smoking-related illness -- more than 8.6 million in the U.S.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Mar 28, 2013 12:12

CDC’s Media Campaign Helps 50,000 Smokers Quit

Unprecedented ads told the harsh truth about smoking
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 25, 2012 10:30
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