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q&a: how big tobacco preys on low-income communities

nearly 20 million viewers of the 2018 GRAMMY Awards watched Dr. Jennifer Pearson explain how the tobacco industry continues to sell products that kill 1,300 Americans every day: by targeting lower-income communities and enhancing the addictiveness of cig
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 8, 2018 21:07
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[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Girl Scouts take on Big Tobacco, and win

It is hard to believe laws don't protect children throughout the country from mobile chambers of concentrated poison. The Colorado Springs City Council, Colorado legislators and Gov. John Hickenlooper should listen to the Girl Scouts. Do like Aurora, and
Colorado Springs (CO) Gazette
added Feb 8, 2018 19:42
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[UK-Scotland] 36 Scots children take up smoking every day, charity warns ($$)

The Scotsman (uk)
added Feb 8, 2018 18:23
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@SenatorDurbin

Philip Morris is again trying to hook a new generation of children on its deadly & addictive tobacco products. That's why I sent a letter with Senate colleagues urging FDA to reject all tobacco products that target youth or fail to improve public health.
Twitter
added Feb 8, 2018 06:09
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LETTER: Child Farm Workers

An effort by the Obama administration to update them was snuffed out by House conservatives, who never saw a regulation they liked. The proposal would have restricted the operation of heavy equipment, protected migrant teenagers from picking tobacco unpr
New York Times
added Feb 8, 2018 05:38
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[Australia] Queensland government rakes in almost $1 million in on-the-spot fines after nabbing thousands of drivers smoking with kids in their car

The Queensland government has raked in almost $1 million after fining more than 3600 people for smoking in cars with children. In the last eight years 3668 fines were issued for the offence, which currently demands an on-the-spot fine of $252. It becam
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 8, 2018 05:22
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[Vermont] Youth campaign targets flavored tobacco products

Students from 17 high schools across the state of Vermont gathered at Montpelier High School on Tuesday to participate in a march on the State House in protest of flavored and other non-cigarette tobacco products. The advocacy group Our Voices Exposed (O
(Barre, VT) Times Argus
added Feb 8, 2018 04:53
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GLANTZ: Age Requirements For e-Cigarette Purchases Protect U.S. Youth

Lauren Dutra, colleagues at the CDC, and I just published “Impact of E-Cigarette Minimum Legal Sale Age Laws on Current Cigarette Smoking” in Journal of Adolescent Health that found that states with age requirements for e-cigarette purchases have the sam
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 8, 2018 04:53
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Impact of E-Cigarette Minimum Legal Sale Age Laws on Current Cigarette Smoking

Conclusions After adjusting for covariates, state e-cigarette MLSA laws did not affect youth cigarette smoking. Unadjusted for e-cigarette and other tobacco use, these laws were associated with lower cigarette smoking.
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Feb 8, 2018 04:53
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[New York] CNY group talks tobacco epidemic in Albany

The Tobacco Free Network of CNY visited Albany Feb. 6 to stress the need to reduce the burden of tobacco addiction on New Yorkers. “We’ve made great strides in combating the tobacco epidemic, but more work needs to be done to reduce the significantly hi
Auburn (NY) Citizen
added Feb 8, 2018 04:52
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