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Surgeon General Adds New Risks To Long List Of Smoking's Harms / Hints That Electronic Cigarettes Could Help

The report concludes that "cigarettes and other combusted tobacco products" should be eliminated. "That is new because it implies that less harmful forms of getting one's nicotine — especially if one cannot quit smoking cigarettes — may be acceptable,"
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jan 17, 2014 18:24
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WARNER: 50 Years Since the First Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health: A Happy Anniversary?

January 11, 2014, marks the 50th anniversary of what is arguably one of the most important documents in the history of public health in America: Smoking and Health. Report of the Advisory Committee to the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service, more
American Journal of Public Health
added Dec 3, 2013 13:56
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Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Launch New Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use

today announced an ambitious, three-year collaboration to accelerate progress in reducing tobacco use, the nation's leading cause of preventable death. This new initiative comes as the United States nears the 50th anniversary of the first Surgeon General
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 12, 2013 00:50
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VIDEO: The NewsHour interviewed Koop in 1989 on the anniversary of the first surgeon general's report on smoking. You can view that video here:

You Tube
added Feb 26, 2013 14:31
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Report: 22% of Guam students smoke

KUAM (gu)
added Mar 13, 2012 00:00
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FDA unveils plan for major changes to tobacco product regulations

The FDA's proposed changes include an element that could have a major impact on 22nd Century Group Inc., which makes very-low nicotine traditional cigarette products at a plant in Mocksville. The agency said it will conduct a public dialogue about lower
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2017 20:52
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STATEMENT ON LEGACY’S NEW truth YOUTH SMOKING PREVENTION CAMPAIGN “Finish It”

With Legacy’s truth at the helm, this can be the generation that ends smoking. We applaud Legacy CEO and President Robin Koval and her staff for mounting this campaign.”
Citizens' Commission to Protect the Truth
added Aug 25, 2014 17:48
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[California] AACR Releases Tobacco Report

Zeller, the director of the Center for Tobacco Products of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), said during a press conference held today here at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) meeting in San Diego, California. To this end, the AA
The Scientist
added Apr 7, 2014 15:32
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Tobacco Control Since the 1964 Surgeon General's Report: Reflecting Back and Looking Forward

population-level tobacco cessation has also massively reduced potential healthcare expenses, while preserving the economic productivity of those who quit smoking in response to the Surgeon General’s report and/or the societal norm changes and policy initi
Oncology News (CancerNetwork.com)
added Mar 25, 2014 07:05
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VIDEO: Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General's Report / Alan Blum, MD

, a film by Alan Blum, MD, 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.
You Tube
added Jan 21, 2014 07:46
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