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Tobacco imagery on prime time UK television

Television programming is a source of significant exposure of youth to tobacco imagery, before and after the watershed. Tobacco branding is particularly common in Coronation Street, a soap opera popular among youth audiences. More stringent controls on to
Tobacco Control
added Apr 16, 2014 09:16
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Portrayal of tobacco use in prime-time TV dramas: trends and associations with adult cigarette consumption—USA, 1955–2010

The correlation between tobacco portrayal in TV dramas and adult cigarette consumption is consistent with well-established effects of exposure to tobacco cues that create craving for cigarettes in adult smokers. Although tobacco use in TV dramas along wi
Tobacco Control
added Apr 16, 2014 09:13
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Tobacco on TV tied to adult smoking rates

this paper emphasizes that TV programming-promoted tobacco has been understudied and may be important as well," said lead study author Patrick E. Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
Reuters
added Apr 16, 2014 09:12
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[UK-Wales] VIDEOS: Wales This Week investigates illicit tobacco

An undercover investigation by ITV Cymru Wales has found that illegal tobacco is easy to obtain and is a growing problem. Wales This Week found it was able to buy illegal brands from several shops, at less than half the price of legal tobacco products.
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Apr 14, 2014 08:57
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A Lucky Strike, Indeed / ‘Mad Men’ Enters Its Final Season in an Altered World

Lucky Strike...Once this best-selling brand in the United States (and the cigarette of choice for Don Johnson’s character on “Miami Vice”) was selling 23 billion cigarettes a year. NOW Its seemingly omnipresent place in Don Draper’s hands may not be the
New York Times
added Apr 13, 2014 23:30
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THEEL: Now Fox News Is Defending Tobacco-Cancer Denial

Like the Heartland Institute, Fox News also had ties to the tobacco industry and its attempt to avoid regulation in the wake of documented health impacts from its products. Rupert Murdoch, chairman and CEO of Fox News' parent company 21st Century Fox, wa
Media Matters for America (blog)
added Apr 10, 2014 18:56
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[UK] SALMON: 'Smoking kills – kids needs to know that'

Yes, protect children from anything that might draw them to cigarettes, like the packaging, but don't ever shield them from the reality of what cigarettes can do to your health. Let them be scared - I was. Those terrifying adverts sparked an early fear
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Apr 8, 2014 22:17
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Portrayal of tobacco use in prime-time TV dramas: trends and associations with adult cigarette consumption—USA, 1955–2010

The correlation between tobacco portrayal in TV dramas and adult cigarette consumption is consistent with well-established effects of exposure to tobacco cues that create craving for cigarettes in adult smokers. Although tobacco use in TV dramas along wit
Tobacco Control
added Apr 6, 2014 04:20
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Does smoking on TV affect rates of real-life tobacco consumption?

Cross-referencing prevalence of smoking on TV across the past 60 years with trends in cigarette consumption, researchers investigate whether televised depictions of smoking influence our own habits. In 1970, Richard Nixon signed legislation officially b
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Apr 4, 2014 12:54
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Cutting Cigarette Scenes From TV Shows May Have Helped Reduce Smoking

looked at cigarette use depicted in more than 1,800 hours of popular U.S. prime-time dramas broadcast between 1955 and 2010. They also looked at smoking rates among adults during that period. Scenes involving cigarette use on such shows fell from nearly
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 4, 2014 12:07
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