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happy holidays from big tobacco: five of this year’s seasonal marketing pushes

this year’s holiday greetings from tobacco companies come with party tips, free gift tags, DIY decoration ideas and, of course, lots of coupons for tobacco. Even when they are wrapped in holiday cheer, tobacco coupons make lousy gifts. The industry has
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 22, 2016 15:52
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when santa sold cigarettes

Here is a selection of the more than 60 ads featuring Santa Claus in the library managed by the Stanford Research into the Impact of Tobacco Advertising. While the tobacco industry may no longer use Santa to sell cigarettes, it still sends out plenty of
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 22, 2016 15:51
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states to spend less than 2 percent of tobacco revenue on cessation and prevention

in fiscal year 2017, states will bring in $26.6 billion in payouts from the 1998 tobacco settlement and tobacco taxes, but will spend less than 2 percent of it on programs to curb tobacco use.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 16, 2016 21:24
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researchers reviewed nearly 700 e-cigarette studies. what did they find?

“Only by understanding the total impact of these products—including patterns of use and long-term health effects—can we design policies that strike the appropriate balance between potential benefits and harms to public health,” Glasser said.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 16, 2016 18:25
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latest data: tobacco companies quadruple in-store ad spending

the latest report on Big Tobacco’s marketing reveals where the industry is intensifying its focus: ads in point-of-sale locations like convenience stores, gas stations, grocery stores and pharmacies. (Yes, pharmacies still sell cigarettes.) Recent data
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 13, 2016 19:24
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six “teen”-rated video games that glamorize smoking

These are just a few of the many instances of smoking in sought-after video games rated “Teen,” meaning they are supposed to be suitable for anyone under the age of 18. Research shows a link between exposure to smoking imagery and the likelihood to smok
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 10, 2016 17:21
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KOVAL: surgeon general's report confirms youth should not use e-cigarettes

This report underscores the importance of FDA regulation of ALL tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, to limit the marketing and appeal of these products to young people.... We are hopeful that in the future, the Surgeon General will clarify the conf
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 9, 2016 03:35
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the video game danger parents don’t know about

A majority of parents are unaware of smoking in video games, according to Played: Smoking and Video Games, a new report released today by Truth Initiative. More than a dozen games released in 2016—at least five of which are rated “Teen”—feature smoking.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 8, 2016 02:10
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majority of natural american spirit smokers believe brand is less harmful cigarettes schroeder institute

Natural American Spirit smokers are over 22 times more likely than other smokers to believe their brand is less harmful, despite the fact that there is no evidence that they are any safer.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 7, 2016 03:14
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six highlights from the tobacco control special issue on flavors

A new special issue of Tobacco Control takes on flavored tobacco with 13 studies spanning a spectrum of products. In the journal’s opening editorial, four researchers featured in the issue, including Dr. Andrea Villanti, director for Regulatory Science a
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 5, 2016 22:48
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