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Former U.S. Secretaries of Health, Surgeons General, Directors of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Urge Lorillard, R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris to Stop Marketing and Selling Menthol Cigarettes

Calls on the Obama Administration to Let the FDA Act and Ban Menthol Flavoring in Cigarettes ... Citizens' Commission to Protect the Truth, a group of all living former U.S. Secretaries of Health, Education, and Welfare; U.S. Secretaries of Health and Hum
PR Newswire
added Mar 6, 2014 17:45
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Surgeon General's Report at 50: "Blowing Smoke" film released

Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General’s Report ... chronicles what Blum calls “the fear, foot-dragging, and squandering of funds on the part of public health agencies, universities, and organized medicine alike in ending the smoking pandem
Center for the Study of Tobacco and Society (University of Alabama)
added Feb 7, 2014 14:07
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The Surgeon General Report on Smoking and Health 50 Years Later: Breast Cancer and the Cost of Increasing Caution

the decision making process for concluding “causality” in Surgeon General reports has become increasingly cautious and defensive ... The evidence has continued to strengthen since 2005: there are now 12 large cohort studies that consistently demonstrate a
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention
added Jan 13, 2014 13:29
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KLEYKAMP: Objectivity and Evidence in the 2016 Surgeon General’s Report on E-cigarettes

The above concerns highlight serious methodological oversights that greatly restrict the ability of the 2016 SGR to offer an objective review of the best available evidence related to the health effects of nicotine, tobacco, and e-cigarettes. Incomplete o
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 13, 2017 02:59
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Which Gets More People To Quit Smoking, Graphic Images On Cigarette Packs Or The Surgeon General's Warning?

A picture is worth a thousand words, but does a pictorial warning carry more weight than a verbal warning? When it comes to health warnings on cigarette packages, graphic images speak volumes, say University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researchers.
Medical Daily
added Jun 6, 2016 18:27
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GLANTZ: FDA should use information in the 2014 Surgeon General Report when finalizing its deeming rule

I just submitted this public comment on the FDA deeming rule on Regulations.gov: May 4, 2014 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 8, 2014 10:03
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VIDEO: Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General's Report

chronicles the fear, foot-dragging, and squandering of funds on the part of public health agencies, universities, and organized medicine alike in ending the smoking pandemic. Topics of discussion in this film include: the record profits of the nation's l
You Tube
added Feb 7, 2014 14:26
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Leading Health Groups Call for Bold Action To End the Tobacco Epidemic In the United States

Nation Challenged to Cut Smoking Rates to Under 10 Percent in 10 Years and Protect All Americans from Secondhand Smoke within 5 years
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:56
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Historic Smoking Report Marks 50th Anniversary

While the U.S. smoking rate has fallen by more than half to 18 percent, that still translates to more than 43 million smokers. Smoking is still far and away the leading preventable cause of death in the U.S. Some experts predict large numbers of Americans
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 4, 2014 13:14
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Annual Healthcare Spending Attributable to Cigarette Smoking

8.7% (95% CI=6.8%, 11.2%) of annual healthcare spending in the U.S. could be attributed to cigarette smoking, amounting to as much as $170 billion per year. More than 60% of the attributable spending was paid by public programs, including Medicare, other
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Apr 6, 2015 17:16
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