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massachusetts the latest state to push tobacco control forward

We are eagerly watching developments in Massachusetts as their state Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill filled with policies ranging from following Hawaii’s lead by raising the statewide minimum age of sale for tobacco to 21 to banning the sale of toba
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 1, 2016 13:49
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why is vice ditching its anti-smoking past to work for philip morris?

More perplexing is why Vice would take the risk of damaging its reputation and image with such a business partnership, particularly since the media company first made its name in marketing through its work with the American Legacy Foundation's (now called
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 23, 2016 00:15
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the troubling history of big tobacco’s cozy ties with black leaders racial identity

our take The tobacco industry uses menthol to appeal to youth and blacks. Banning menthol cigarettes will save young lives and it will save black lives. And that’s something we should all be able to get behind.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 18, 2015 16:43
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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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[Mississippi] VIDEO: The war on opioids moves to the courtroom

Now, some 20 years later, Moore has another health crisis on his mind -- and another corporate target: the makers of opioids. "Tobacco, somebody smokes a cigarette, it might be 30 years, 40 years before the disease process works and kills them," Moore sa
CBS News.com
added Feb 25, 2018 16:34
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three tips for quitting smoking from an expert

members of Truth Initiative’s® web-based quit smoking program, BecomeAnEX, have posted more than 87,000 blog entries to ask questions, share resources or just talk about their day and how their quit attempt is going.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 13, 2017 22:35
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HOW THE HELL ARE CANDY CIGARETTES STILL A THING?

"They are still out there, which is sort of amazing," said Truth Initiative CEO Robin Koval, who explained the problem with candy cigarettes: “Anything that normalizes the idea of cigarettes in culture is a bad idea. Even to the extent that they are only
THRILLIST
added Sep 29, 2016 16:04
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the economics of tobacco: how does where people live and work impact smoking?

Throughout the month of August, Truth Initiative is highlighting the ways that socioeconomic disparities impact tobacco use. To learn more about the research, read the Achieving Health Equity in Tobacco Control report from a consortium of public health o
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 12, 2016 00:44
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Researchers emphasize need to rethink tobacco control strategies

"For the first time in over a century, there are products that could make the defective and deadly cigarette obsolete," says Lynn T. Kozlowski, PhD, a co-author of the paper and professor of community health and health behavior at the University at Buffal
News-Medical.net
added May 26, 2016 14:31
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[Minnesota] how tax increases could impact e-cigarette sales

In 2010, Minnesota changed its definition of tobacco to include e-cigarettes, making the state an important case study into the question of how sales are impacted when taxes are increased on cigarettes and e-cigarettes at the same time. This is the first
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 19, 2016 13:33
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