Headlines Tagged with Truth — 836 headlines found
Cigarettes make up more than one-third—nearly 38 percent—of all collected litter. Disposing of cigarettes on the ground or out of a car is so common that 75 percent of smokers report doing it. All these cigarette butts cost big bucks to clean up. Cities
Apr 21, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 21, 2017 18:25
New Anti-Smoking Ad Starring Amanda Seales Highlights How Tobacco Companies Exploit Black Communities
The ad, which stars Insecure actress and comedienne Amanda Seales, accuses big tobacco executives of continuing to deliberately and disproportionately target marginalized groups, including Blacks, low income and LGBTQ communities and people who are mental
Feb 12, 2017 Essence Magazine
added Feb 13, 2017 03:41
A new truth® campaign called #STOPPROFILING shines a light on how the tobacco industry deliberately singles out communities that already face adversity and inequality with aggressive marketing tactics that equal profiling. The campaign features televisio
Feb 12, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 12, 2017 21:18
kindergartners through seniors in high school don’t have to go far to pass a tobacco retailer, especially if they attend schools with large low-income or minority student populations.
Feb 9, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 10, 2017 19:38
“Only by understanding the total impact of these products—including patterns of use and long-term health effects—can we design policies that strike the appropriate balance between potential benefits and harms to public health,” Glasser said.
Dec 15, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 16, 2016 18:25
Truth Initiative is helping Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and community colleges advocate for, adopt and implement 100 percent smoke- or tobacco-free policies. Since 2015, Truth Initiative has provided grants and expert assistance
Nov 15, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 15, 2016 17:12
If the industry is really interested in public health, it would start following the rules and stop trying to thwart them with the same old tactics they have always used – delay, distract and deny through high-priced lawyers and lobbyists.
Sep 2, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 3, 2016 13:19
Lincoln Mondy and his Black Lives/Black Lungs initiative showcase the deliberate marketing strategies...While digging through documents Mondy stumbled upon the 2002 Phillip Gardiner study, “The African Americanization of menthol cigarette use in the Unite
Aug 19, 2016 Milwaukee (WI) Courier
added Aug 20, 2016 20:06
WHAT’S NOT IN THE RULES DOES NOT: change statutory grandfather date of February 15, 2007, which means products introduced after that date must meet the public health standard and receive marketing authorization from the FDA.
Aug 8, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 8, 2016 20:32
CDC Reports Adult Smoking Fell to Record Low 15.1 Percent in 2015 – Bold Action Needed to Finish the Job
These remarkable results are a testament to the effectiveness of evidence-based strategies...Thanks to the Tips campaign, as well as campaigns by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Truth Initiative aimed at youth and young adults, the U.S. curren
May 24, 2016 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 25, 2016 03:22