Anti-Smoking Campaigns

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Nutter Administration Pushing City Workers Toward No-Tobacco Pharmacies

The Nutter administration has created a new pharmacy network for about 5,400 non-unionized city workers that uses pharmacies (and pharmacy chains) that don’t sell tobacco products.

10/24/2014

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American Cancer Society Chides New Jersey For Lack of Anti-Smoking Spending

New Jersey takes in $1 billion a year from tobacco, three-fourths of that from tax revenue. But not one penny of that is earmarked for smoking cessation programs.

06/19/2013

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Philly Boosts Anti-Smoking Efforts

If you are trying to quit smoking then this is your lucky day.

12/06/2010

Mass Media Campaigns Have a Healthy Impact

The most successful health-related mass media campaigns involve road safety—seat belts and reducing the rate of drinking and driving. Anti-smoking campaigns are successful except those sponsored by the tobacco industry.

10/12/2010

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