A new study finds states that have more restrictive rules on youth access to tobacco also have lower rates of adult smoking.
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The three largest tobacco manufacturers announced they are increasing cigarette prices, according to the Winston-Salem Journal.
Tobacco companies are expected to spend millions of dollars on e-cigarette advertising this year, Ad Age reports. The U.S. market for e-cigarettes is projected to double this year, to about $1 billion.
A smartphone app designed by the National Cancer Institute texts teens to help them quit smoking, Politico reports.
The new head of the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products said he will soon start ruling on whether the agency will approve 4,000 new and existing products.
Massachusetts is likely to become the first state to require retailers to display graphic cigarette warnings at tobacco sales racks and next to cash registers, The Boston Globe reports.
Employers pay almost $6,000 more annually for workers who smoke, compared with their nonsmoking colleagues, a new study finds.
European governments should ban flavored tobacco products and require plain packaging, the European Society of Cardiology announced Friday, designated as World No Tobacco Day.
The American Cancer Society is urging New York to become the first state to ban the sale of sweet-flavored little cigars, chewing tobacco and loose tobacco in convenience stores. The group says these products are aimed at children.
Nicotine replacement therapy and antidepressants are safe and effective in helping people quit smoking, a review of studies concludes.