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Eating More Hummus Could Help Put An End To Cigarettes

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.27.2014 | Healthy Living

This changes the meaning of "eating to live."

Jeffrey Young

How Obamacare Tries To Make Us Healthier, One Community At A Time | Jeffrey Young | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama's health care reform law will spend more than $1 trillion over the next decade to extend health coverage to millions of people ...

This Horrifying Ad Campaign Caused 100,000 People To Quit Smoking

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 09.10.2013 | Healthy Living

A three-month ad campaign called "Tips From Former Smokers" that ran last year caused about 100,000 people to permanently quit smoking, according to e...

Glennisha Morgan

Anti-Smoking Campaign Targets LGBT Community | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is targeting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community with a new installment o...

Do Anti-Tobacco Ads Work? Ask a 'Neural Focus Group'

Wray Herbert | Posted 06.23.2012 | Science
Wray Herbert

Wouldn't it be helpful to have a simple, objective assessment of anti-tobacco messages, one that predicts how large numbers of people will respond? Well, psychological scientists are working on just that, and indeed may have identified a neurological predictor of mass behavior change.

WATCH: GRAPHIC Anti-Smoking Ads

Posted 03.19.2012 | Healthy Living

As part of its first national advertising campaign, the Centers for Disease Control has released several public service announcements featuring ex-smo...

Hard Hitting Messages That Work: NYC's Public Health Education Campaign

Sandra Mullin | Posted 04.08.2012 | Media
Sandra Mullin

No fewer than six articles have been published by the New York Times questioning the Health Department's effort to tackle obesity with hard hitting messages even though there is ample evidence that these types of messages work.

PICTURES: City Rolls Out New Anti-Smoking Ads

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

While most anti-smoking ads use graphic images to show the long-term effects of tobacco, few serve to remind people just how quickly the human body he...