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NICOPURE v FDA: Brief of Amici Curiae Public Health Organizations, Aug 19, 2016

This brief is focused on a single issue that amici are particularly well-suited to address: whether the Deeming Rule advances the public health. The answer is indisputably yes. Absent the Deeming Rule, the e-cigarette industry will continue to be the “W
Tobacco On Trial
added Aug 23, 2016 23:34

the economics of tobacco: what if a pack of cigarettes cost $10?

By increasing prices to $10 and eliminating discounts, we could cut the number of smokers aged 12 to 25 years old by 4.8 million fewer smokers. That would reduce young adult smoking by more than 12 percent and youth smoking by nearly 3 percent.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 21, 2016 13:53

how a smoker's body measures up to an elite athlete's

lately we’ve been spending a lot of time watching world class athletes ...That got us thinking about how dramatically different a smoker’s physiology is from the elite athletes we’ve been following. Learn the truth about some of the physical damage smoki
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 19, 2016 17:37

community college grant initiative now open for california campuses

truth Initiative is opening a final round of its 2016-17 Community College Grant Initiative specifically for the state of California – which has sought ways to get tobacco off its state university and community college campuses.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 17, 2016 14:24

Vote to have Shawn Mendes Perform at Your School / truth® and Chegg team up to bring the megastar and student favorite, Shawn Mendes, to one lucky school as part of #CheggMusic101

Chegg, the Student Hub, in partnership with truth, one of the largest and most successful national youth tobacco prevention campaigns, today announced that one U.S. college or high school campus can win a once-in-a-lifetime visit from multi-platinum sing
PR Newswire
added Aug 16, 2016 18:28

[California] Shasta College aims to go tobacco- and smoke-free by early next year

It's an initiative Shasta College took on with help from the Tobacco Education Coalition at Shasta County Public Health Department, and a grant from the Truth Initiative, a nonprofit public health organization based in Washington, D.C., that works toward
Redding (CA) Record-Searchlight
added Aug 12, 2016 12:30

the economics of tobacco: how does where people live and work impact smoking?

Throughout the month of August, Truth Initiative is highlighting the ways that socioeconomic disparities impact tobacco use. To learn more about the research, read the Achieving Health Equity in Tobacco Control report from a consortium of public health o
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 12, 2016 00:44

final deeming regulation at a glance

WHAT’S NOT IN THE RULES DOES NOT: change statutory grandfather date of February 15, 2007, which means products introduced after that date must meet the public health standard and receive marketing authorization from the FDA.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:32

it's about to get a lot harder for minors to vape

FDA can take aim at those factors with rigorous enforcement. They also need to get busy with other measures to protect youth and young adults from tobacco, like banning menthol/mint flavors and the candy, fruit and alcohol flavors that appeal to youth acr
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:28

how humor can boost response rates in online survey research

Incorporating humor tailored to the voice of the audience can be an easy, efficient and effective way to increase survey response rates among young adults, according to a new study conducted by Truth Initiative researchers and published in the online jou
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 7, 2016 11:25
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