Tobacco News- August 7, 2014

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Ministry Mom’s Words Will Catch You Off-Guard in National ‘Tips from Former Smokers’ TV Campaign

“A young Wisconsin mother’s story about her addiction to smoking and its impact on her baby’s health has been launched in a new ad for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control’s (CDC) summer-long ‘Tips from Former Smokers’’ campaign.” More (.pdf)…

Researchers Believe Smoke-Free Policy Could Lead to More Customers at Northwoods Casino

“More than two-thirds of visitors to the Lake of the Torches Casino say smoking bothers them.” More…

Study: African-American Women Struggle Most to Quit Smoking Menthols

“New study suggests menthol flavoring in cigarettes make it harder for African-American women to kick the habit.” More…

Americans Favor Ban on Smoking in Public, but Not Total Ban

“A majority of Americans, 56%, are in favor of making smoking in public places illegal.” More…