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Two New Studies Reiterate the Urgent Need for Science and Regulation of E-Cigarettes

regulation is essential. There are serious questions about the quality control of these devices, long-term health effects, efficacy as a quit smoking aide, and their appeal as a potential gateway device to traditional tobacco use. The two studies demonst
American Legacy Foundation
added Sep 9, 2013 05:38
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[Florida] “PROGRESS” IS MADE FROM COAST TO COAST AS MILLENNIALS WARN BIG TOBACCO THEY’LL FINISH IT

truth®, releases today the latest evolution of their Finish It campaign. Underscoring major declines in youth smoking in the State of Florida, one commercial highlights reductions from 15.7% in 2005 to 7.5% in 2014, the lowest youth smoking rates ever rec
American Legacy Foundation
added Nov 10, 2014 14:20
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Adweek Legacy Launches New Anti-Smoking Ads Targeted to Teens

The "Finish It" commercial is part of the Legacy's ongoing "Truth" campaign, which started in 2000 and is credited with stopping 450,000 teens from lighting up. The fast-paced TV spot sends a powerful message to teen smokers that they can be the generati
Ad Week
added Aug 27, 2014 19:40
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BROWN: Hollywood's Smoky Images Send Wrong Message About Lighting Up | Nancy Brown

Hollywood's continued glamorization of smoking. Every time a star lights a cigarette, a negative message is sparked. That is the subject of the rest of this column, penned by leaders of Legacy ... "House of Cards," a Netflix-original show and the epitome
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 14, 2014 12:45
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An Ad Campaign Fights Cigarette Butts as Toxic Waste

Now Legacy is introducing a public service campaign that attacks cigarettes on another front: as litter. ... The campaign is a joint effort between Legacy and Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, which advocates for environmental stewardship on pu
New York Times
added Apr 9, 2013 02:22
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Legacy Remembers C. Everett Koop - A True Leader and Hero in Public Health

At Legacy, we looked up to him for being a pioneer in tobacco control - educating the nation about the dangers of the addictiveness of nicotine in cigarettes and the impact of secondhand smoke.
American Legacy Foundation
added Mar 21, 2013 10:42
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Nearly Half of Americans Would Support Reducing Nicotine in Cigarettes If and When the FDA Exerts its Authority to Act on It

A study released online today by the American Journal of Public Health shows strong public support - nearly 50 percent -- for a potential federal mandate to reduce nicotine content in cigarettes. Under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Ac
American Legacy Foundation
added Jan 18, 2013 08:01
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Grantee Projects - Cigars, Cigarillos & Little Cigars

The following is a representative sampling of recent projects supported by Legacy focused on the Cigar, Cigarillo and Little Cigar issue: Ventura County Public Health, Oxnard, CA
American Legacy Foundation
added Oct 18, 2012 08:56
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Many Menthol Smokers Say They Would Quit if Menthols Were No Longer Available

A new study released today in the American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) presents the first peer-reviewed data on menthol smokers' behavioral intention if menthol cigarettes were taken off the market, a decision pending with the U.S. Food and Drug Admi
American Legacy Foundation
added Sep 21, 2012 17:14
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5 things fda should do about juul e-cigarettes

1. Order the removal of certain JUUL flavors 2. Suspend internet sales of JUUL 3. Reverse the decision to delay e-cigarette regulation 4. Prohibit branded merchandise 5. Order the removal of JUUL look-alikes
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 24, 2018 19:53
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