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An E-Cigarette Ad on an Itsy, Bitsy Bikini

Lorillard Inc. has placed an ad for its best-selling blu eCigs in the just-published swimsuit issue of Sports Illustrated ... The ad is certain to catch the eye of teens browsing the magazine, and the message to them is clear: E-cigarettes are sexy and fu
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 25, 2014 12:01
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New York City Council Takes Bold Action to Further Reduce Smoking

These measures will build on New York City’s global leadership in the fight against tobacco and continue the city’s progress in reducing smoking.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 4, 2013 12:02
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MYERS/KOVAL: Philip Morris Says It Wants to Quit Cigarettes. But It’s Just Blowing Smoke.

In the same breath that it talks of a smoke-free future, PMI brags that Marlboro is “the number one global cigarette brand.” Across the globe, Philip Morris promotes its cigarettes in ways that appeal to kids, introducing flavored cigarettes, conducting a
Fortune Magazine
added Jan 6, 2018 20:42
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E-Cig Summit: Does FDA Regulation Go Too Far? Maybe, but efforts to roll back regulation are misguided, activists say

Speaking at the first-ever U.S. E-Cigarette Summit, held May 8, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids president Matthew L. Myers said that the goal of regulation should be to minimize the risk to non-smoking children and teens while maximizing the potential of
MedPage Today
added May 16, 2017 13:59
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New Survey Shows Both Youth Smoking and E-Cigarette Use Fell This Year

Monitoring the Future survey...also provides the first evidence that the dramatic rise in youth e-cigarette use may be starting to reverse. Youth use of cigars and hookah (water pipes) also fell... It is within our reach to win the fight against tobacco,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 13, 2016 15:17
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[Illinois] Chicago Takes Bold Action To Reduce Tobacco Use: Raises Tobacco Age to 21, Makes Baseball Tobacco-Free

Today is a truly historic day in Chicago when it comes to protecting kids from the dangers of tobacco use. We applaud Sen. Richard Durbin for his leadership in advocating for tobacco-free baseball. We also support Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the City Council
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 16, 2016 19:18
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FDA Sends Strong Message to Retailers that Tobacco Sales to Kids Will not be Tolerated

The FDA’s actions put retailers on notice that that there are serious consequences for selling tobacco products to kids. The message from the FDA is clear, strong and certain: If a retailer is repeatedly caught selling tobacco to kids, they will no longe
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 2, 2015 12:44
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33 Leading Health Groups Urge FDA to Stop Tobacco Industry Practices That Have Made Cigarettes More Deadly

In a letter sent this week to Mitchell Zeller, Director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products, the health groups urged the FDA to take action ... "No manufacturer of any other product would have been allowed to make product changes that increased the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 28, 2014 11:15
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Fighting Big Tobacco in Indonesia and Africa

Indonesia has some of the world’s weakest tobacco control laws and is the only country in Southeast Asia that has yet to ratify the international tobacco control treaty, the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. As a resul
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 30, 2014 14:43
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New Study: Healthy Lifestyle Starts with No Smoking

underscores the huge benefits of adopting heart-healthy behaviors, and shows that not smoking has the greatest benefit of all. The study found that adopting four healthy behaviors – not smoking, regular exercise, eating a Mediterranean-style diet and kee
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 6, 2013 11:19
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