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  1. New report shows that e-cigarettes can both harm and help the smoking epidemic

    A National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report outlines the evidence-based consensus on the health consequences of e-cigarettes.

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    Research funded to study the appeal of menthol and smoking by people with HIV

    Researchers at the Schroeder Institute for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies at Truth Initiative received funding for two one-year pilot projects from MeTR

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    Young adult cigar smoking trends underscore the need for flavor regulations

    … Young adult cigar smoking trends underscore the need … cigar smokers preferred to smoke flavored products, and nearly … and black. LCC smokers also smoked the products more often—nearly …

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    Smoke screens: Is tobacco use in youth-rated movies still a problem?

    Smoke screens: Is tobacco use in … protecting kids from on-screen smoking? A new report from the U.S. … made and where youth are still at risk. Tobacco use on screen is a …

  5. Report Report Research & Resources

    Tobacco Nation: The deadly state of smoking disparity in the U.S.

    Smoking rates in “Tobacco Nation” are undermining dramatic declines in smoking across America.

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    Measuring support for tobacco control policies in states with deadly smoking disparities

    How do residents who live in a collection of states with smoking rivaling the most cigarette-dependent countries on earth feel about laws to curb tobacco use

  7. Study shows graphic cigarette warnings trigger brain areas key to quitting smoking

    Viewing graphic anti-smoking images on cigarette packs triggers activity in brain areas involved in emotion, decision-making and memory as observed via brain

  8. Truth Initiative launches advanced quit-smoking program for employers and health plans

    Truth Initiative®, in collaboration with Mayo Clinic, today announced the EX® Program, an innovative quit-smoking program designed for employers, health syst

  9. Leading health groups demand film industry give R rating to movies that depict smoking

    A coalition of health organizations has demanded that movie producers and distributors apply an R rating to all films that include depictions of smoking or t

  10. Study reveals major victory on teen smoking but a ticking time bomb as youth vaping numbers explode

    The teen smoking rate has fallen to an all-time low of 4.6%, but an astounding 19.2% of youth now use-cigarettes — an increase of 60% over 2017

  11. New report finds parents unaware that video games contain smoking images with many targeting teens

    … unaware that video games contain smoking images with many targeting … … Actions needed to reduce the risk of smoking initiation among …

  12. Tobacco Tale of Two Nations: New Report Shows 13 States Have Higher Smoking Rates and Greater Health Consequences Than Rest of U.S.

    … Report Shows 13 States Have Higher Smoking Rates and Greater Health … In these states, 21% of adults smoke, compared with just 15% of …