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  1. 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 …

  2. New Research from Truth Initiative® Illustrates Dramatic Increase in Smoking Imagery in Shows Popular with Young People

    … Illustrates Dramatic Increase in Smoking Imagery in Shows Popular with … Imagery is Putting Youth at Risk details a dramatic increase in …

  3. 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 …

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    The facts about women and tobacco

    Every year, smoking-related diseases kill more than 200,000 women.

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    Breast cancer awareness month: 5 facts about tobacco

    … cancer found that those who quit smoking had a 33 percent lower risk of death from breast cancer than those who continued to smoke.  … 2. …  A  study of more than …

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    From social taboo to target market: How tobacco use became a women’s issue

    … report confirming the link between smoking and cancer in 1964. In the … report in 2014 also found that the risks for women smokers has risen …

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    Profile of blunt users sharpens with new study

    … Cigars cigars/little cigars who smokes Past month users of tobacco, … Studies at Truth Initiative. Blunt smoking refers to the practice of … health consequences and risks of blunt use should be directed …

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    Why racial and ethnic discrimination matters in the tobacco fight

    … discrimination are more likely to smoke, a Truth Initiative® study … have each been shown to drive smoking rates, could jointly impact … to pro-tobacco marketing on risk of cigarette use.” Tobacco …

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    Father’s Day: Helping dads kick tobacco

    … tobacco … News ArticleQuitting smoking / vaping Tools health cessation who smokes If your father or father … protecting themselves, fathers who smoke can save their children’s lives …

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    How Big Tobacco made cigarettes more addictive

    … on the health consequences of smoking found that as smoking rates … over the past 50 years, the risk of dying from cigarette smoking

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    Tobacco use in the District of Columbia 2018

    … … In 2016, 14.7 percent of adults smoked. Nationally, the rate was 17.1 … annual spending target. … ⁵ … Smoking-related health care costs: $391 million per year … ⁵ … Smoking-related losses in …

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    The truth about: Little cigars, cigarillos and cigars

    … Americans are more likely to smoke cigars. In 2015, 11.5 percent … are misinformed about the health risks. Cigar smoking is associated with a higher …