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Friends who are former smokers are key to helping people with serious mental illness quit

explored how social networks (defined as social interactions and personal relationships) influenced smoking outcomes among people with SMI who participated in smoking cessation programs. The researchers asked 41 people with serious mental illness, who pa
EurekAlert
added Aug 31, 2018 01:24
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[Korea - South] Korean-made heated tobacco product, ‘lil’

Korea’s largest tobacco company, KT&G, also introduced its HTP, ‘lil (a little is a lot)’...three HTPs, IQOS, Glo and lil, are now available in Korea. Sales of HTPs increased from 6.1% of the tobacco market in December 2017 to 9.1% in January 2018 of the
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 22:51
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Mobile website characteristics of leading tobacco product brands: cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, e-cigarettes, hookah and cigars

We highlight issues in how tobacco brand websites address youth access, display warnings, engage consumers and facilitate purchase. Results can help public health educators and practitioners better understand tobacco marketing as a context for designing t
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 22:46
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Major tobacco companies found to be secretly using influencers to advertise

Tobacco companies are secretly advertising cigarettes on social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook and Twitter by paying social media influencers to post images of cigarettes and smoking as part of a marketing strategy. The social media campaign
Marketing magazine, Marketing Daily and marketing-interactive.com (sg)
added Aug 29, 2018 21:05
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Warning Wire / Social Media Campaigns by Big Tobacco Spur Call for Investigation

tobacco companies are directing “ambassadors,” paid and unpaid, to post words, images and hashtags meant to further their brands and the allure of smoking more generally. “What they are doing is a really effective way to get around existing laws to restri
FairWarning
added Aug 29, 2018 06:42
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New Investigation Exposes How Tobacco Companies Market Cigarettes on Social Media in the U.S. and Around the World

Tobacco companies are secretly advertising cigarettes on social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook and Twitter by paying social media influencers – popular young people with large online followings – to post images of cigarettes and smoking as part
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 28, 2018 06:01
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Where there's smoke

Tobacco companies are secretly paying social media stars to flood your newsfeed with images of their cigarette brands. Philip Morris International, British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Brands are subverting tobacco advertisi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 28, 2018 06:00
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Petition Demands Stop to Big Tobacco's Social Media Deception

These posts are seen and shared globally by young people...they've been coordinated by major tobacco companies,(www.takeapart.org) and the message they're designed to convey is an old one: Smoking is cool; start, then don't stop.
American Family Physician
added Aug 28, 2018 05:03
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CAMPAIGN FOR TOBACCO-FREE KIDS, et. al., Petitioners v. PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL, INC. et. al., Respondents: REQUEST FOR INVESTIGATIVE AND ENFORCEMENT ACTION TO STOP DECEPTIVE ADVERTISING ONLINE (PDF)

flooding social media with cigarette images may be the single greatest threat to youth perception of tobacco use in the United States today. Evidence from more than 40 countries reveals how these companies deceptively use social media channels to promot
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 27, 2018 15:59
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Big Tobacco’s Global Reach on Social Media

The tobacco industry says it no longer tries to hook new generations of smokers. So what’s behind the legions of beautiful young people in smoking, vaping and partying posts with the same hashtags?
New York Times
added Aug 27, 2018 15:18
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