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The end of teen smoking is here

What’s remarkable about this new campaign is that it makes use of an old anti-smoking tactic in a new way. Before the Master Settlement Agreement, Big Tobacco attempted its own anti-teen-smoking programs, foregrounding peer pressure as the cause for unde
Al Jazeera
added Sep 23, 2014 14:32

[Canada] Support High (91%) for Prohibiting Sale of Flavoured Tobacco, Packaging Aimed at Youth

Support is high for a proposed tobacco-control measure with the goal of preventing youth from taking up smoking, according to a new Ipsos Reid poll conducted on behalf of Heart and Stroke Foundation. Nine in ten (91%) ‘support’ (72% strongly/20% somewhat
added Sep 11, 2014 11:29

Adweek Legacy Launches New Anti-Smoking Ads Targeted to Teens

The "Finish It" commercial is part of the Legacy's ongoing "Truth" campaign, which started in 2000 and is credited with stopping 450,000 teens from lighting up. The fast-paced TV spot sends a powerful message to teen smokers that they can be the generati
Ad Week
added Aug 27, 2014 19:40

[Asia, India] Post tax hike on cigarettes, tougher anti-tobacco law in the offing

The Narendra Modi-led NDA government has virtually declared war on tobacco. After raising taxes on cigarettes and calling for a countrywide ban on sale of tobacco products, the Centre is now planning to introduce tougher provisions under law to curb tobac
The Economic Times (India)
added Aug 18, 2014 11:35

“Super High” Nicotine Youth Appealing Electronic Cigarette Flavors

Maya Ben-Efraim and Robert Jackler from Stanford just submitted this comment to the FDA ...These e-liquids are marketed online with bright and colorful images (see accompanying Powerpoint) and dispensed in similarly colorful bottles. It is quite evident
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 24, 2014 15:25

Tobacco Use Among Youths — Argentina, 2007 and 2012

The findings that "ever tobacco" use among adolescent males and females is decreasing in Argentina are consistent with the decrease reported among adults in Argentina in the 2012 Global Adult Tobacco Survey.* Although Argentina has not ratified the WHO F
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 10, 2014 22:53

Conference on World No Tobacco Day highlights efforts to reduce tobacco use in Slovenia

At the conference, Helena Koprivnikar of the NIPH said: "Increasing the rate of taxation and thus the price of tobacco products is the most effective component of any comprehensive tobacco control programme and the most cost-effective measure."
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 27, 2014 16:32

GLANTZ: Lorillard Admits Flavored E-Cigarettes Attract Youth; FDA Should Prohibit Flavors As Part Of The Current Rulemaking

"Real Parents Real Questions" website[1] that stated: "Kids may be particularly vulnerable to trying e-cigarettes due to an abundance of fun flavors such as cherry, vanilla, pina-colada and berry."
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 3, 2014 14:50

[UK, USA] It's not candy! How 'cheap and sweet' fruit-flavored CIGARS are getting teenagers hooked on tobacco

Along with the National Institutes of Health, they analyzed an annual survey of drug and alcohol use among Americans ages 12 and up. The latest 'it' accessory: Young people are smoking fewer cigarettes these days, but their cigar use is rising, which ma
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 19, 2014 11:43

Tobacco Factsheet: Tobacco advertising and promotion, Countering industry arguments

Industry argument: a ban on tobacco advertising won’t decrease tobacco use. Response: Today, we have compelling evidence that comprehensive bans on tobacco advertising, promotion, and sponsorship can significantly reduce cigarette and other tobacco use.
Premium Times (ng)
added Apr 10, 2014 18:48
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