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how tobacco companies are enlisting music artists like cardi b to promote tobacco products

Cigar company Swisher Sweets organized the event as part of the Swisher Sweets Artist Project, a marketing campaign that holds music events with emerging artists, including pop-up performances in convenience stores — “Convenience Store Sessions” — and co
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:30
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the impact of secondhand smoke

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine concluded that e-cigarette use raises concentrations of airborne particulate matter and nicotine found indoors. Thirdhand smoke Thirdhand smoke (THS) is a relatively new concept that denotes t
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 7, 2018 18:08
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a blueprint for tobacco control in indigenous communities

The report, “In a Good Way: Indigenous Commercial Tobacco Control Practices,” examines the role of tobacco in tribal communities and serves as a resource for those working to lower commercial tobacco use rates. Published by ClearWay Minnesota, Truth Ini
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 4, 2018 17:13
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10 popular shows with the most smoking

On platforms like Netflix and Hulu, tobacco use is pervasive... The report warns that smoking is becoming re-normalized on screen, which is troubling because exposure to tobacco imagery has been linked with youth smoking. In fact, 37 percent of new youth
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 30, 2018 15:53
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a look at how big tobacco infiltrated baseball

Here’s a closer look at three major ways the tobacco industry infiltrated baseball culture...1. Baseball cards / 2. In-game promotions Does the term bullpen come from a tobacco company? / 3. Stadium advertising Can tobacco companies advertise at baseba
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:22
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5 ways tobacco is normalized in entertainment and pop culture entertainment

Tobacco imagery in entertainment continues to portray smoking positively, as a normal social behavior and as glamorous, rebellious and edgy...Tobacco use on Netflix and Hulu...Tobacco use in video games...Tobacco use by celebrities...Tobacco use in movie
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 29, 2018 02:32
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why racial and ethnic discrimination matters in the tobacco fight

racial and ethnic minorities who are exposed to tobacco marketing and report experiencing discrimination are more likely to smoke, a Truth Initiative® study shows. The study, published in the Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse, showed that marketin
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 25, 2018 00:50
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[UK] GILBEY: It’ll kill you – so what is the eternal allure of the on-screen cigarette?

It seems unfair of the US public health organisation Truth Initiative to single out Netflix...One alternative for those filmmakers who want to kick the habit without relinquishing the aura of coolness might be found in the vitality of the vape, seen rece
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 22, 2018 16:00
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Netflix Worst Offender in Showing Smoking in TV Shows, Watchdog Group Says

Netflix’s original series contain the highest number of smoking depictions — by far — among TV shows that are popular among young people, according to a new study by antismoking group Truth Initiative. Netflix shows contained 319 “tobacco incidents” — mo
Variety
added Mar 21, 2018 04:04
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Stub it out: Netflix criticised for too many smoking scenes

Anti-smoking group finds streaming giant’s shows feature twice as many cigarettes and ‘tobacco incidents’ as traditional TV channels... “While streaming entertainment is more popular than ever, we’re glad that smoking is not,” a Netflix spokesman said t
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 20, 2018 15:32
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