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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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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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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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[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 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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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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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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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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Sweet, Cheap and Colorful – No Wonder Some Cigars Are Popular with Kids

Cigar smoking jumps among African-American teens
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 14, 2012 15:21
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Teens and Tobacco Use: Why Declines in Youth Have Stalled

Tobacco use in dropped sharply between 1997 and 2003, but since then the rate of decline has slowed. Between 2009 and 2011, it nearly ground to a halt. Why?
TIME Magazine
added Aug 12, 2012 18:55
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