Headlines Tagged with Gay/Lesbian/LGBT — 564 headlines found
A new truth® campaign called #STOPPROFILING shines a light on how the tobacco industry deliberately singles out communities that already face adversity and inequality with aggressive marketing tactics that equal profiling. The campaign features televisio
Feb 12, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 12, 2017 21:18
LGB youth are twice as likely to smoke a cigarette before they are 13 years old. LGBT smokers are more likely to smoke menthols. Smoking rates among lesbian and bisexual women are higher than for straight women.
May 9, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 9, 2016 15:27
The $35.7 million campaign, which the FDA says is funded entirely by user fees collected from the tobacco industry, includes one of several videos placed on social media in which actors portray LGBT people – including drag queens – dancing in gay bars wh
May 3, 2016 Washington (DC) Blade
added May 3, 2016 13:50
I’m a bit doubtful that many of the programs from the American Legacy Foundation, CDC and others will do that much good. Most them involve “doubling down” on efforts that don’t seem to be working now for gay Americans or anyone else.
Jul 10, 2014 National Review
added Jul 11, 2014 07:27
Prevalence estimates for tobacco use were higher among young adults who self-identify as sexual minorities compared with those who identify as heterosexuals. Tobacco use is strongly associated with alcohol and other drug use in this population. This study
Oct 6, 2013 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2013 05:59
Office of Smoking and Health is including members of the LGBT community in its new anti-smoking campaign. That makes sense considering CDC data shows that LGBT people are almost 70% more likely to smoke cigarettes than others. (Sidebar, what's with peop
Mar 28, 2013 Instinct Magazine
added Mar 29, 2013 16:15
I spoke with Robert Proctor... I also believe we need to explore what I call ‘the causes of causes.’ Cigarette smoking causes disease, but what causes cigarette smoking? Too often we end with the individual, rather than going upstream to the source of th
Sep 8, 2017 Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Sep 12, 2017 02:58
The Effects of Sexual Orientation on the Relationship between Victimization Experiences and Smoking Status among US Women.
The study findings make a valuable contribution to the literature on sexual minority women's health on the influence of victimization on health risk behaviors.
Mar 1, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Mar 2, 2017 18:32
Outcomes of a Tailored Intervention for Cigarette Smoking Cessation Among Latinos Living With HIV/AIDS / Social Branding to Decrease Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Young Adult Smoking / Correlates of Adherence to Varenicline Among HIV+ Smokers
Jul 15, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 15, 2015 17:35
[Russia, UK] VIDEO: Outrage as two-year-old toddler filmed smoking ENTIRE cigarette in shocking video
Adults can be heard laughing in the background while the child appears to be well-practiced in the activity. The youngster doesn’t cough once while inhaling tobacco...It is believed the video was filmed in the city of Vladikavkaz in south-western Russia
Jan 24, 2018 Daily Star (uk)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:13