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Bryce Wanted His Papa to Quit Smoking. Now He's Among Nation's Top Anti-Tobacco Teens

Nancy Brown | Posted 05.17.2016 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

Once Bryce discovered that cigarettes were called "cancer sticks," he vowed to break Papa's habit. His go-to move was throwing away packs of Winstons and lighters.

Raised the Age -- What About the Price?

Sheelah A. Feinberg | Posted 08.06.2014 | New York
Sheelah A. Feinberg

Research over the past decade has concluded that increases in cigarette prices result in reduced prevalence of smoking and smoking intensity among youth and young adults.

Big Island Scores Big in Nonprofit Business Plan Competition

Dawn Morais | Posted 07.11.2014 | Hawaii
Dawn Morais

Hawaii Island produced several winners in the recent American Savings/Hogan Nonprofit Business Plan Competition. Among the finalists were the Big Isla...

Philip Morris International Targets the Next Generation of Marlboro Smokers

Matthew L. Myers | Posted 07.07.2014 | Business
Matthew L. Myers

The "Be Marlboro" campaign features new images, but the same old themes that tell young people to assert their independence and define themselves by smoking Marlboro cigarettes.

On Kick Butts Day, Let's Commit to Making Tobacco History

Nancy Brown | Posted 05.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

As part of my job, I'm frequently on the go, traveling all across the country. I love interacting with people from coast to coast and seeing which trends are taking over which areas. Sadly, no matter where I go, there's one constant: Kids who are smoking.

11 Ads Marlboro Swears Don't Target Teenagers

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 03.14.2014 | Business

The world's best-selling cigarette brand is under fire for allegedly targeting teens. A new study released by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, a...

TobacNo! Surgeons General and Teens Unite for a Tobacco-Free Generation

Chelsea-Lyn Rudder | Posted 04.13.2014 | Impact
Chelsea-Lyn Rudder

Last week, the Food and Drug Administration released its first youth-oriented anti-tobacco campaign. Unlike previous campaigns, "The Real Cost" does n...

Let's Finish the Fight Against Tobacco

Matthew L. Myers | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics
Matthew L. Myers

Our progress has driven tobacco out of sight and out of mind for many Americans. But it remains an insidious killer that claims too many lives, addicts too many children, costs too many health care dollars and devastates too many families

WATCH: Do Smokers Know How Much They Spend On Cigarettes?

DailyFinance | Loren Berlin | Posted 08.22.2011 | Healthy Living

If you think your cigarettes are getting even more expensive, you're right. In the past 10 years, 47 states and the District of Columbia have implemen...