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Cigarette maker stocks plunge on FDA announcement, but health experts are skeptical

“What didn’t happen today is an announcement on actual regulation... What happened was an announcement that a docket would be opened,” said Dave Dobbins, the chief operating officer of antismoking nonprofit Truth Initiative, referring to the FDA docket t
CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 29, 2017 13:26
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Truth Initiative Selects Jive Software to Advance its Mission of Helping People Quit Smoking

has adopted Jive's industry-leading community software to deepen its impact with smokers and ex-smokers. Since launching the revamped BecomeAnEX® community with Jive's advanced capabilities for digital peer-to-peer support earlier this year, the organizat
PR Newswire
added Jul 11, 2017 21:37
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smoking and diabetes: the connection between 2 u.s. epidemics

Smoking increases the risk of developing diabetes because it can change how your body processes and regulates sugar. Smoking can also make it harder to control your blood sugar levels if you have diabetes. If you smoke, you have a 30 to 40 percent higher
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:25
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how do adults view and use e-cigarettes?

new survey released today by Truth Initiative®, nearly half of current and recent former smokers age 21 and older have tried e-cigarettes...comes on the heels of the [FDA's] decision to delay enforcement of key parts of a rule finalized last year that wou
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 5, 2017 01:50
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truth® Calls Out Tobacco Industry for Profiling Disguised as Target Marketing

During tonight’s 59th annual GRAMMY Awards, a new truth campaign called #STOPPROFILING will shine a light on how the tobacco industry deliberately singles out communities that already face adversity and inequality with aggressive marketing tactics that e
PR Newswire
added Feb 12, 2017 21:21
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majority of natural american spirit smokers believe brand is less harmful cigarettes schroeder institute

Natural American Spirit smokers are over 22 times more likely than other smokers to believe their brand is less harmful, despite the fact that there is no evidence that they are any safer.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 7, 2016 03:14
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[California, Colorado, Missouri, North Dakota] election results: the state of tobacco taxes

Tobacco tax increases were on ballots in four states yesterday: California, Colorado, North Dakota and Missouri. Each of these states has some of the lowest cigarette prices in the country and has not raised tobacco taxes in more than a decade.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 10, 2016 15:00
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the truth about: smokeless tobacco

Smokeless tobacco is far from safe and is linked to three types of cancer—oral, esophageal and pancreatic—and chronic use can still result in nicotine addiction. To spread the truth about smokeless tobacco, we’ve summarized the key facts for you to kno
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 22, 2016 21:34
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the truth about: little cigars, cigarillos and cigars

Cigar smokers are misinformed about the health risks. Cigar smoking is associated with a higher risk of oral, esophageal, laryngeal and lung cancer. Yet, some cigar smokers indicated that they were unsure whether cigars were more or less harmful than cig
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:33
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truth initiative youth fellows visit capitol hill

thirty youth fellows visited Capitol Hill Thursday as part of their year-long fellowship with Truth Initiative®. Truth Initiative’s Youth Activism Fellowship is a 12-month training program for 18 – 24 year olds. Fellows meet throughout the year and re
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 12, 2016 23:01
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