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Legislation

Food and Drugs Act of 1906 First federal food and drug law No express reference to tobacco products . . . Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) of 1938 Superseded 1906 Act Definition of a "drug" includes "articles intended for use in the diagnosis
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 9, 2017 20:14
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Regulation

1967 Federal Communications Commission rules that the Fairness Doctrine (an attempt to ensure that all coverage of controversial issues by a broadcast station be balanced and fair) applies to cigarette advertising. Stations broadcasting cigarette commerc
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 9, 2017 20:14
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National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health (ICSH)

Time and Date: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., EDT, May 31, 2017...shall provide advice and guidance to the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), regarding: (a) Coordination of research, educational programs, and other activities within the Depa
Federal Register
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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GARRETT: GOP's message to Americans: You're on your own

The "blame the victim" mantra of the 1980s that saw employers firing elders, smokers...All of these programs will disappear -- 12% of the CDC's total budget...view that government shouldn't "meddle" in personal decisions such as whether or not to smoke ci
CNN
added May 8, 2017 20:44
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what 2017’s first congressional appropriations deal means for tobacco control

provides money for critical Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state programs and ensures that the Tips From Former Smokers™ campaign will continue. The bill also excludes policy riders intended to erode the Food and Drug Administration’s authorit
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 8, 2017 14:18
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Judicial Watch Sues over Records on Obama E-Cig Regs

filed a Freedom of Information (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking records from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Office of the Surgeon General (OS
Judicial Watch
added May 5, 2017 18:22
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House ACA Replacement will Cripple the Nation's Health, Trust for America's Health Statement

[CDC] will lose 12 percent of its budget, of which a significant portion—$625 million a year—goes directly to state and local health departments....Every day, the CDC and local public health departments are on the front lines in preventing disease outbrea
PR Newswire
added May 5, 2017 12:39
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The Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia Announces Support for CDC's Televised Línea de Ayuda Smoking Cessation Event

"With tobacco companies estimated to spend $9.1 billion this year to addict new customers, the CDC's Línea de Ayuda and Tips Campaign are critical tools to make sure our community knows the real costs of tobacco use, nicotine addiction, and how to get hel
PR Newswire
added May 3, 2017 23:22
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Black Americans Are Living Longer, C.D.C. Reports

Individual behaviors like smoking are more common among younger blacks, compared with whites, and they contribute to higher death rates in younger age groups.
New York Times
added May 2, 2017 22:22
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Quit Methods Used by US Adult Cigarette Smokers, 2014–2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

most (74.7%) US adult smokers who tried to quit did so by using multiple quit methods as part of their most recent quit attempt. Giving up cigarettes all at once (“cold turkey”) and gradually cutting back on cigarettes continue to be the most commonly use
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Apr 20, 2017 15:01
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