Headlines Tagged with Legacy — 1,665 headlines found
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.
Aug 19, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 21, 2016 13:53
The relationship between smoking and cancer is well established. To understand the opportunities for cancer prevention that lie within tobacco control, we’re highlighting the key facts about tobacco and cancer.
Jun 6, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 7, 2016 15:43
may is Mental Health Awareness Month, a good opportunity to focus on the significantly higher rates of smoking and greater difficulty quitting faced by people with mental illnesses. Here are some key Fast Facts about tobacco use.
May 31, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 31, 2016 20:57
With studies increasingly showing that exposure to those ads is associated with curiosity and usage, it is urgent that the FDA begin regulating how, when and where e-cigarettes are marketed to prevent youth and young adult exposure.
Apr 25, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 25, 2016 23:33
“The FDA remains deeply concerned about the overall high rate at which children and adolescents use tobacco products, including novel products such as e-cigarettes and hookah,” said Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products. “Finali
Apr 15, 2016 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 16, 2016 11:12
There’s an enormous amount to be done with millions of young lives at stake. So while we hope you enjoyed a good laugh with us last week, we’re even more hopeful you will share some of our outrage this week.
Apr 6, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 7, 2016 17:54
Dr. Seema Yasmin, a public health professor and medical analyst for CNN, also tweeted, "This is how you do public health education. Look and learn #CATmageddon" Although the video might not convince someone to quit right away, it may make smokers more
Feb 17, 2016 LiveScience.com (Yahoo!)
added Feb 19, 2016 18:26
Source: THE NEW YORK TIMES our take The greatest public health achievement of our time is within our reach. We need players across all sectors – media, nonprofit, government, corporate and academic - to help us seize the opportunity and end tobacco use i
Nov 24, 2015 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 24, 2015 21:33
DoSomething.org... and truth...have teamed up to provide another outlet for teens interested in ending smoking: Get the Filter Out (GTFO). Cigarette butts are the most littered item globally, making them now only an eyesore, but a massive environmental p
Aug 5, 2015 American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 5, 2015 13:03
[District of Columbia] LEGACY STUDY FINDS LOWER PRICES FOR CIGARETTES NEAR HIGH SCHOOLS WITH MORE PRICE-SENSITIVE POPULATIONS, POTENTIALLY CONTRIBUTING TO TOBACCO-RELATED HEALTH DISPARITIES
“Cigarette Price Variation Around High Schools: Evidence From Washington DC”, and published in Health & Place, observed a strong association between the lowest cigarette pack price at retail outlets and the nearest high school type, with the lowest pack p
Jan 7, 2015 American Legacy Foundation
added Jan 8, 2015 08:47