Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Legacy 1,620 headlines found

10 Views

smoking and diabetes: the connection between 2 u.s. epidemics

Smoking increases the risk of developing diabetes because it can change how your body processes and regulates sugar. Smoking can also make it harder to control your blood sugar levels if you have diabetes. If you smoke, you have a 30 to 40 percent higher
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:25
5 Views

truth takes on tobacco during the 2017 vans warped tour

are on the road for their 18th summer on the Vans Warped Tour, a traveling rock festival, to get loud and share facts about tobacco with thousands of young people. From June through September, the amped-up riders will be at 41 stops across the country, in
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 30, 2017 22:01
9 Views

what do half of america’s best beaches have in common?

The 2017 list of top beaches compiled by coastal expert ... includes 10 destinations he evaluated based on 50 factors, from water quality and wildlife abundance to public safety and cleanliness....Cigarette litter is also damaging to the environment in ot
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 30, 2017 18:36
3 Views

Harnessing Youth and Young Adult Culture: Improving the Reach and Engagement of the truth® Campaign

The findings demonstrate that premiering advertisements during a popular, culturally relevant televised event is associated with higher awareness of truth ads and increased social engagement related to the campaign, controlling for variables that might al
Journal of Health Communications
added Jun 29, 2017 04:23
6 Views

using pop culture to end tobacco for good

new research is proving the effectiveness of one of those strategies: leveraging televised pop culture events (like the Grammys and MTV Video Music Awards) to premiere ads that create buzz and drive extended conversations around tobacco.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 29, 2017 04:22
8 Views

customizing a mobile program to help rural alaska native youth quit tobacco

tobacco use has long been part of communities in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, a remote region in southwest Alaska comprised of more than 80 percent of Alaska Natives. In a study from 2007, 63 percent of 15- to 18-year-olds reported being current smokers o
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 28, 2017 14:14
7 Views

Amy Cohn Webinar 06.15/17-Slides: Tobacco and other substance use among young adults (PDF)

Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 22, 2017 21:24
2 Views

what does using tobacco and other substances together mean for young people?

An original study conducted by Amy Cohn, Ph.D., a research investigator at Truth Initiative®, reveals how alcohol and marijuana use among young adults are associated with many tobacco products, including cigarettes, little cigars/cigarillos, large cigars
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 22, 2017 21:22
2 Views

[California] one trend that’s changing pride festivals for the better

Fast forward to San Francisco Pride 2017: the festival organization is one of many LGBT-serving groups in the city that has adopted a tobacco-free policy—meaning it doesn’t accept tobacco industry funding, and it is now a completely tobacco-free event in
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:42
3 Views

Social Media Use and Access to Digital Technology in US Young Adults in 2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Mobile devices are a primary channel for social media, and our study highlights disparities in access to digital technologies with Internet access among US young adults by race/ethnicity, education, and subjective financial status. Findings from this stud
Journal of Medical Internet Research (ca)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:38
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines