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Smoking in Top-Grossing US Movies, 2011

Total tobacco incidents per movie rose 7% from 2010 to 2011, ending 5 years of decline; incidents rose 34% per movie rated G, PG, or PG-13 and 7% per R-rated movie. The reversal of progress toward less onscreen smoking in youth-rated movies underscores th
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Sep 27, 2012 13:40
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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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CDC LGBT report shows high number of smokers

Scout, Ph.D., director of The Network for LGBT Health, said, "It's clearer than ever that tobacco use is one of the largest single health burdens on the LGBT community.
Windy City Times
added Sep 27, 2012 08:27
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Anti-smoking campaign by the CDC -- did it help?

There's a good chance the $54-million campaign by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention did have an effect, an article in the Annals of Internal Medicine reports. But it was short -- just three months long. And the impressive-sounding $54 millio
Los Angeles Times
added Sep 25, 2012 12:56
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Survey Finds High Tobacco Use in LGBT Population

First national survey to measure LGBT tobacco use
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 10, 2012 13:20
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Embargoed news from Annals of Internal Medicine: 2. Short-term Response Suggests that Emotive 'Tips' Campaign May Influence Smokers to Quit

According to the CDC's Office on Smoking and Health, calls to the toll-free quit line more than doubled during the 12-week campaign and hits to the website tripled.
EurekAlert
added Sep 27, 2012 13:42
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CDC Studying Anti-Smoking Ad Outcome

The CDC is trying to find out how well a $54 million campaign of emotional ads to scare smokers into quitting worked, researchers said.
MedPage Today
added Sep 25, 2012 13:52
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CDC Studying Anti-Smoking Ad Outcome

The CDC is trying to find out how well a $54 million campaign of emotional ads to scare smokers into quitting worked, researchers said.
MedPage Today
added Sep 24, 2012 18:18
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Prime Time International Letter to FDA on Rep. Waxman's letter urging regulation of cigar and pipe tobacco (PDF)

The broad based SAMHSA Study indicates declining cigar use in underage youth, and no increase in usage in the young adult category. The findings of the SAMHSA study are clearly inconsistent with the narrow based studies by the CDC cited by Rep. Waxman,
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Oct 8, 2012 18:25
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FINDINGS FROM CDC’S NATIONAL ADULT TOBACCO SURVEY SHOWS SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER PREVALENCE OF TOBACCO USE AMONG LGBT RESPONDENTS VERSUS GENERAL POPULATION

The Network for LGBT Health Equity
added Sep 24, 2012 12:53
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