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the truth about: smokeless tobacco

Smokeless tobacco is far from safe and is linked to three types of cancer—oral, esophageal and pancreatic—and chronic use can still result in nicotine addiction. To spread the truth about smokeless tobacco, we’ve summarized the key facts for you to kno
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 22, 2016 21:34
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the truth about: little cigars, cigarillos and cigars

Cigar smokers are misinformed about the health risks. Cigar smoking is associated with a higher risk of oral, esophageal, laryngeal and lung cancer. Yet, some cigar smokers indicated that they were unsure whether cigars were more or less harmful than cig
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:33
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truth initiative youth fellows visit capitol hill

thirty youth fellows visited Capitol Hill Thursday as part of their year-long fellowship with Truth Initiative®. Truth Initiative’s Youth Activism Fellowship is a 12-month training program for 18 – 24 year olds. Fellows meet throughout the year and re
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 12, 2016 23:01
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first lawsuit filed to challenge fda deeming regs

e-cigarette makers will try to bury the FDA in lawsuits and appeals – and the first challenge from a vaping company was filed less than a week after the new deeming rule was released. Makers and sellers of unregulated products were the only ones who benef
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 11, 2016 21:01
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by the numbers: pets and smoking

we’ve broken down the facts and figures on the impact of smoking on our furry loved ones. What happens to dogs and cats living in households where someone smokes? How many pet parents are smokers or live with them? And how can the truth about dogs, cats
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 25, 2016 13:08
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child-resistant packaging comes to liquid nicotine

Truth Initiative submitted comments to the FDA urging them to act quickly to require child-resistant packaging and take care striking the right balance when it comes to the content of the warning labels. “This packaging law was a no-brainer. It’s now hi
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 19, 2016 17:15
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tobacco product displays shape teens' risk of future cigarette use

Moving the tobacco power wall to a less-obvious location, but keeping it visible, was no different for future susceptibility than having the power wall behind the cashier. Experiment in replica convenience store shows teen cigarette susceptibility influ
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 24, 2015 21:32
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Health Groups Urge U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board Members to Withdraw if Chamber Doesn’t End Global Lobbying for Tobacco Industry

“The U.S. Chamber’s pro-tobacco work harms health around the world and does not serve the interests of the American business community,” the five health groups wrote in letters sent to the more than 100 companies and organizations on the U.S. Chamber’s B
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 15, 2015 16:30
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NEW YORK TIMES INVESTIGATION OF U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GLOBAL TOBACCO LOBBYING AND ADVOCACY

Now that others in the private sector can see the systematic efforts of Big Tobacco and the Chamber to thwart sound public health measures around the world, we hope they will reconsider their involvement with and support for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 30, 2015 20:10
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Over 30,000 previously confidential documents added to Legacy Tobacco Documents Library

including thousands of Philip Morris documents that were previously unavailable due to their ‘confidential’ designation. Please access the LTDL blog for more info and links to document sets.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 11, 2015 16:13
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