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    Customizing a mobile program to help rural Alaska native youth quit tobacco

    Truth Initiative is partnering with the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation to create a customized version of This Is Quitting, a mobile quit program for teen

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    5 insights about areas with the highest smoking rates in the U.S.

    When it comes to tobacco use, a group of 12 states stretching from the upper Midwest to the South looks like some of the most tobacco-dependent — and less-de

  3. Research Article Research Article Research & Resources

    truth campaign proven to drive down smoking rates across different demographic groups

    … incomes, and those who live in rural areas – that have been … as well as among lower-income and rural populations, compared to low … and those from low-income and rural communities, have been …

  4. Report Report Research & Resources

    Tobacco Nation in the age of covid-19

    Areas of the country with high rates of smoking—a risk factor for COVID-19 infection—are also among those with the lowest hospital capacities.

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    Father’s Day: Helping dads kick tobacco

    … estimates that 31.8 percent of rural, white males 12 - 17 years old … “Real Cost” campaign to educate rural, white male teenagers about the …

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    Mailed tobacco ads rely on price discounts and youth-appealing themes

    Tobacco companies continue to appeal to price-sensitive and vulnerable populations through a marketing channel that is largely hidden from view.

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    Mapping a COVID-19 vulnerability: Areas of South and Midwest have fewer hospital beds and higher smoking rates

    … 13 states with a large number of rural communities in the Midwest and …

  9. News Article News Article Research & Resources

    Nearly 1 in 5 adults used tobacco regularly in 2020

    … groups, including those living in rural areas , low-income adults , …

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    Measuring disparities in tobacco advertising exposure

    How can we better measure people’s exposure to tobacco advertising? And what effect does that exposure have?

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    Smoking rates decline steeply in teens in 2021

    Youth smoking dropped to an all-time low in 2021, representing a colossal win for public health initiatives tackling smoking in young people, including those

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    Tobacco use in these 12 U.S. states is on par with a number of developing countries. Why?

    Tobacco use in a group of 12 states looks more like some of the most tobacco-affected countries in the world than the rest of the U.S.