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CVS Health Launches Year Three of Be The First, Its $50 Million Initiative To Help Deliver a Tobacco-Free Generation

Company to award $10 million in 2018 to promote youth smoking prevention, education and healthy behavior programming / Grants made to expand interactive gaming app and tobacco curriculum from Yale Center for Health & Learning Games and Stanford University
PR Newswire
added Mar 20, 2018 15:23
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Netflix in hot water for 'glamourising' tobacco use

In today's climate, Netflix's increased portrayal of tobacco usage was so unusual that a few Reddit users noticed it last summer, prompting one user to begin a thread titled "Did Netflix get in bed with Big Tobacco?"
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Mar 20, 2018 01:46
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Streaming services such as Netflix have more sex, violence — and, it turns out, smoking

The Truth Initiative — the nonprofit anti-tobacco organization — released a study that compared seven popular Netflix shows to seven popular broadcast shows. In this sample it found Netflix’s shows featured characters smoking almost three times as often
Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Mar 20, 2018 01:45
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Smoking is the New Black: Tobacco use is shown more on streaming shows than on cable TV

The Netflix hit “Stranger Things” had 182 “tobacco incidents” in it — the highest number among the 14 streaming, cable and broadcast shows popular with young people that were analyzed in a new report.
MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Mar 20, 2018 01:43
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Does Netflix glamorize tobacco? 79% of top streaming shows feature cigarette-smoking in hundreds of scenes, study finds

Researchers found cigarette use is more prominent in Netflix shows - like Stranger Things, which had 182 scenes featuring characters lighting up - than it is in broadcast and cable television. Health advocates warn the findings are alarming given the s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 19, 2018 20:22
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While you were streaming / Tobacco use sees a renormalization in on-demand digital content, diluting progress in broadcast and theaters (PDF)

Tobacco use in streaming series such as “Stranger Things,” “House of Cards” and “Orange is the New Black” is pervasive, rising, and more prominent than it is in broadcast content, according to new research from Truth Initiative®.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 16, 2018 21:15
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while you were streaming

“While You Were Streaming: Tobacco Use Sees a Renormalization in On-Demand Digital Content, Diluting Progress in Broadcast & Theaters,” reveals that 79 percent of the shows most popular with young people aged 15-24 depict smoking prominently. Tobacco use
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 16, 2018 21:13
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[Australia] Second thoughts already? First photos of The Bachelor 2018 contestants emerge as the women look depressed and smoke cigarettes 'after the dating show begins filming behind schedule'

The mystery women - who are reportedly vying for the heart of rugby star Nick 'The Honey Badger' Cummins - appear bored and stressed in the photos and smoke cigarettes while on the hotel balcony.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 14, 2018 19:54
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[UK] Russian spy claims he is on hit-list of EIGHT targets he says Vladimir Putin wants dead

In a terrifying development, Karpich­kov says he has been warned to watch for weapons disguised as e-cigarettes but which conceal deadly nerve gas. He tells the Sunday People bluntly: “I’m 59. But I’m not ­optimistic about seeing 60.”
The Mirror (uk)
added Mar 10, 2018 23:44
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[UK] 'I deeply regret that comment': I'm A Celebrity's Simone Holtznagel lets slip she is a smoker while enjoying a glass of champagne during breakfast radio interview

When clarifying if Simone is a chain smoker or simply enjoying the freedom of a one-off cigarette since exiting the jungle, she replied: 'Well now I am probably, publicly. But before this I was not. And now I deeply regret that comment.'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 10, 2018 20:43
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