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Health groups urge FDA to investigate JUUL for making unauthorized smoking cessation claims

Six leading public health and medical organizations today called on the FDA to investigate and...

May. 09, 2019
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The truth about opioids campaign wins Emmy award

The youth and young adult opioid misuse prevention and education campaign, The Truth About Opioids,...

May. 06, 2019
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After approving IQOS, FDA must fully use its powers to protect youth

The FDA must live up to its promise to monitor the use of IQOS and...

Apr. 30, 2019
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Health organizations call on the walt disney company to terminate vice media partnership with PMI

A coalition of health organizations is asking The Walt Disney Company to encourage its partner...

Apr. 25, 2019
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Truth Initiative launches 2019 Youth Ambassadors Program to build tobacco- and smoke-free communities

truth Ambassadors are a group of youth and young adults creating and promoting projects that...

Apr. 10, 2019
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More than $1 million pledged to help schools fight e-cigarette epidemic

82 colleges and universities receive grants from CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth...

Mar. 19, 2019
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FDA takes steps on flavored e-cigarettes, but leaves youth at risk for addiction

Proposed FDA restrictions on flavored e-cigarettes and cigars are a step in the right direction,...

Mar. 14, 2019
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Federal court orders FDA to issue final rule requiring graphic cigarette warnings

A federal court ordered the FDA to issue a final rule mandating graphic health warnings...

Mar. 06, 2019
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Truth Initiative and Wellable partner to deliver comprehensive smoking cessation resources

A new partnership brings smoking cessions tools from the EX Program from Truth Initiative to...

Feb. 26, 2019
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7 youth-serving groups in Tennessee receive grants to help their communities go smoke-free

Truth Initiative awarded grants to seven youth-serving groups in the state to help raise awareness...

Feb. 19, 2019
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CDC data strengthens concerns over vaping teens turning to cigarettes

New data from the National Youth Tobacco Survey show that declines in cigarette smoking remain...

Feb. 11, 2019