Friday, April 12, 2013

Smoking in Youth-Rated Movies Doubles: Report

HealthDay News, April 9, 2013

"Smoking scenes in youth-rated movies doubled in number between 2010 and 2012, and have returned to the same level as a decade ago, according to a new report.
The researchers said the increase -- which comes just a year after the U.S. Surgeon General warned that watching movies with smoking scenes causes youngsters to start smoking -- is a setback for national youth tobacco prevention goals." Read More

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