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as smoking rates decline, hollywood isn’t getting the picture

the majority of 2018 Oscar nominees in major categories — 86 percent — feature tobacco imagery on screen, which has been proven to initiate smoking among youth.... an increase in instances of tobacco imagery over nominees in previous years. Over the past
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 3, 2018 18:46
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6 tips for people trying to quit smoking

Your chance at success can look better with the right preparation and support. Here are six tips to help you or someone you know successfully quit smoking and have a smoke-free February (and beyond). 1. Identify your triggers and how to beat them. Drivin
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 9, 2018 01:37
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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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how tobacco companies have used women’s history and equality struggles to sell cigarettes

“you’ve come a long way, baby.” That Virginia Slims cigarette slogan debuted in 1968 and spread across ads featuring modern, stylish women...Here, we rounded up 10 examples from the early to late 20th century.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 14, 2017 01:25
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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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new research affirms need for fda to regulate online e-cigarette ads

With studies increasingly showing that exposure to those ads is associated with curiosity and usage, it is urgent that the FDA begin regulating how, when and where e-cigarettes are marketed to prevent youth and young adult exposure.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 25, 2016 23:33
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