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Secondhand smoke at five major airports puts flyers at risk: CDC

Thanksgiving travelers who pass through the five major U.S. airports that still allow indoor smoking in designated public rooms face a hidden health hazard, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday.
Reuters
added Nov 20, 2012 19:12
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More Than Half of U.S. Smokers Have Tried to Quit

More than half of American smokers tried to quit the habit as the daily use of cigarettes fell, U.S. health officials said. About 19 percent of U.S. adults, or 43.8 million, reported smoking daily or most days in 2011, little changed from 19.3 percent a
Bloomberg News
added Nov 9, 2012 11:46
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[India] Personal, emotional messages likelier to get smokers to quit!

A review on Annals of Internal Medicine reports that a mass emotional ad campaign titled “Tips from former smokers”, launched by the Centers for Disease Control earlier this year has helped smokers quit their unhealthy habit. The survey considered respon
india.com (in)
added Sep 26, 2012 13:25
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Tips From Former Smokers

The Tips from Former Smokers campaign features real people suffering as a result of smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke. Their compelling stories send a powerful message: Quit smoking now. Or better yet — don’t start.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 25, 2012 11:12
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Health of Americans a Mixed Bag: CDC Report

More are exercising and not smoking, but obesity, diabetes rates still increasing
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 22, 2012 15:02
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Anti-Smoking Ads Have Increased Quit Attempts: CDC

Ads featuring people living with harsh effects of smoking exceeded expectations
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 22, 2012 15:01
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[Washington] june 14, 2012 HHS Region X Youth and Tobacco Town Hall: Draft Agenda

9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, Director, CDC Office on Smoking and Health Smoke Salmon, Not Tobacco! What We All Must Do to End the Tobacco Epidemic 10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Lawrence Deyton, MD, MSPH, Director, FDA Center for Tobacco Products
meetinglink.org
added Jun 13, 2012 15:16
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[Montana] Double-amputee featured in anti-smoking ads

KRTV (Great Falls, MT)
added Apr 3, 2012 00:00
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Study says vaping by kids isn’t up, but some are skeptical

Vaping held steady last year in high school students and declined in middle school kids, according to new government data, but some researchers are skeptical because the survey may have missed out on a booming e-cigarette brand. The Centers for Disease C
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 03:16
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CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers: Anti-smoking campaign launches seventh year

campaign resumes for 25 weeks on April 23, 2018. The 15- and 30-second ads will air nationally on television, online, and in print advertisements. Markets that have higher rates of cigarette smoking will have additional airings and advertisements for incr
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 1, 2018 20:04
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