ASH provides the secretariat for the All Party Parliamentary Group on Smoking and Health.
"Mom, that's a nice dress you have on today. And you know, I feel sad, and a little afraid too, when I see you smoke. I want you to quit soon! I don't ever want to lose you. I love you so much!"
Tips ads encourage smokers to call 1-800-QUIT-NOW or to visit /tips to view the personal stories from the campaign. The website includes detailed assistance developed by the National Cancer Institute to support smokers trying to quit. For more information on the Tips campaign, including profiles of the former smokers, other campaign resources, and links to the ads, visit /tips .
For one thing, where was that information pulled from. People like to throw scary statistics around, yet they are very difficult to trace to a scientific source.
“I think that is very much the cause for the decrease in profits of the tobacco industry and cigarette sales,” Franko said. “I think Philip Morris International’s shareholders’ meeting is a very unique one in that they are no longer trying to play the PR game to attempt to convince the general public that they are a responsible corporation. And as a result, the entire demeanor in there is very much one of justification, of the impacts of the tobacco, of shoving the personal responsibility back on to individuals who smoke, and honestly one of lies. Time and time again, the executives will either distort facts or blatantly lie about numbers in order to essentially discredit the statements of TFK Youth and CAI staff, and allies.”
CDC’s Anti - Smoking Ad Campaign Spurred Over 100,000 Smokers to Quit; Media Campaigns Must be Expanded Nationally and in the States. Statement of Susan M ...