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[Massachusetts] boston raises tobacco-buying age to 21

By raising the legal age of sale for tobacco to 21, Boston lawmakers have found an apt way to close out a year when teen cigarette use again reached historic lows. Through action in Boston and communities across the country, we can make this the generati
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 22, 2015 04:47
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Truth Campaign Targets Social Smoking, Hookahs as Cigarette Use Declines

The Truth campaign will debut a new spot “It’s a Trap” during MTV’s Video Music Awards on Sunday. The Truth campaign wants to put out more than just cigarettes. The anti-smoking youth campaign is for the first time tackling social smoking, hookahs and f
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Aug 30, 2015 23:34
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Ad Review: The Truth? Latest Anti-Smoking Effort Is a Hot Mess

Using Paparazzi Shots of Smoking Celebrities and Calling Them Idiots Is Cheap
Advertising Age
added Sep 2, 2014 13:07
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Reinvigorated truth® Campaign Will Empower Youth to Finish the Fight against Tobacco

it is uniquely important for America's kids and health that Legacy has announced it is launching a new generation of truth® aimed at ending the tobacco epidemic for good. This is exactly the kind of strong, science-based response called for by the 2014 Su
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 12, 2014 14:24
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young adult cigar smoking trends underscore the need for flavor regulations

Truth Initiative® researchers surveyed more than 26,000 people between the ages of 18 and 35...traditional cigar use was most common among male and Hispanic respondents. Conversely, those who preferred little cigars and cigarillos were more likely to be y
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 5, 2017 20:36
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what the oscars tell us about smoking in the movies in 2017

Of the 2017 Oscar-nominated feature films that were rated PG-13 (excluding animation and documentary categories), 70 percent depicted tobacco use. Of the 2017 Oscar-nominated feature films that were rated PG-13 (excluding animation and documentary catego
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 28, 2017 17:48
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two new grants explore tobacco and marijuana use and the appeal of flavored tobacco

researchers at the Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies at Truth Initiative received grants for two projects from the National Institutes of Health to study tobacco use behavior among young adults.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 16, 2016 20:41
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the economics of tobacco: what if a pack of cigarettes cost $10?

By increasing prices to $10 and eliminating discounts, we could cut the number of smokers aged 12 to 25 years old by 4.8 million fewer smokers. That would reduce young adult smoking by more than 12 percent and youth smoking by nearly 3 percent.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 21, 2016 13:53
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The relationship between smoking and cancer is well established. To understand the opportunities for cancer prevention that lie within tobacco control, we’re highlighting the key facts about tobacco and cancer.

Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 7, 2016 15:43
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fast facts about smoking and mental health

may is Mental Health Awareness Month, a good opportunity to focus on the significantly higher rates of smoking and greater difficulty quitting faced by people with mental illnesses. Here are some key Fast Facts about tobacco use.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 31, 2016 20:57
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