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BOXER URGES E-CIGARETTE COMPANIES TO REFRAIN FROM ADVERTISING ON TELEVISION

I write today to ask you to protect our nation’s youth and the public health by refraining from advertising e-cigarettes on television. Last year, the Surgeon General noted in “The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress” that nicotine has k
US Senator Barbara Boxer
added Apr 17, 2015 11:13
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BOXER REACTS TO NEW CDC FINDING THAT TEEN USE OF E-CIGARETTES TRIPLED FROM 2013 TO 2014

Boxer sent a letter to the executives of five of the largest e-cigarette manufacturers urging them to refrain from advertising e-cigarettes on television, citing the danger of e-cigarette advertising on young people. “Today’s report is a wake-up call to
US Senator Barbara Boxer
added Apr 17, 2015 11:11
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U.S. senator asks e-cig makers to cut out TV ads

A U.S. senator has made a direct appeal — and warning — to the five largest electronic cigarette manufacturers to stop advertising their products on television. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., sent her letter, dated Wednesday, to Altria Group Inc., Logic T
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 17, 2015 11:10
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Ostomy bag-wearing student, 19, wages war on new anti-smoking advert warning smokers they might end up like her

Hattie Gladwell, 19, blogs about her experience of living with an ostomy bag after undergoing emergency surgery for ulcerative colitis / She is calling for a new anti-smoking advert to be banned because it warns that they might get colon cancer and be for
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2015 03:38
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Smokeless Tobacco in Sport and Use Among Adolescents

Major League Baseball bars its players from carrying smokeless tobacco products in their uniforms but does not ban use during play, which results in the broadcast of implicit product endorsements to millions of viewers worldwide.
eScholarship
added Apr 13, 2015 10:46
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New UCSF report: Smokeless Tobacco in Sport and Use Among Adolescents

This report is particularly timely given debates around the state on whether cities and the state should prohibit smokeless tobacco use in baseball stadiums... • An environmental context that embraces smokeless tobacco as normative within athletic culture
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 13, 2015 10:40
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[Asia, India] TNPFTC thrashes film industry's proposal to remove anti-smoking warning scrolls

The Tamil Nadu People's Forum for Tobacco Control (TNPFTC) has condemned the recent proposal from the Film and Television Producers Guild of India to remove anti-smoking warning scroll. It is a mandate that the warning scroll is displayed whenever a smo
merinews (in)
added Apr 10, 2015 16:34
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BLAIR: Documents: California Department of Public Health Launches $75 Million Campaign to Discourage Vaping

Documents reveal that a cost of $75 million to taxpayers, this campaign is the most recent in a long list of efforts to create negative public sentiment about vaping...CADPH stated that today they were going to “premiere a series of television, digital, a
Americans for Tax Reform
added Apr 10, 2015 14:43
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SIEGEL: Dr. Alan Blum Points Out Big Tobacco Connections of Sponsor of Film on Cancer

published an interesting op-ed last Friday in the Tuscaloosa News. The commentary reveals that several of the sponsors of the recent PBS documentary on cancer as well as the Stand Up to Cancer telethon have strong connections to Big Tobacco and are actua
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Apr 8, 2015 12:39
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Stan Freberg, Madcap Adman and Satirist, Dies at 88

In 1957, Mr. Freberg was selected to fill Jack Benny’s time slot on CBS Radio. He ... angered executives by refusing tobacco advertisements. CBS pulled the show after 15 weeks
New York Times
added Apr 8, 2015 12:12
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