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This monthly newsletter highlights the impact of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and the Global Health Advocacy Incubator (GHAI) across the United States and around the world.


Tobacco-Free Kids Launches New Ads Urging FDA to Eliminate Flavored E-Cigarettes

In new video and digital ads, Tobacco-Free Kids highlights the continuing severity of youth e-cigarette use in the U.S. and urges the FDA to end its delays in reviewing e-cigarette marketing applications and eliminate all flavored e-cigarettes. The ads point out that over 2.5 million U.S. kids still use e-cigarettes and 85% of them use flavored products.

Posted February 2023
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New Report: States Continue to Shortchange Tobacco Prevention Programs, But Several Show a Welcome Increase

Even as tobacco use remains the number one cause of preventable death in the United States and youth e-cigarette use remains at high levels, a new report highlights how too many states continue to shortchange programs designed to prevent kids from using tobacco products and help tobacco users quit. A handful of states, though, have increased funding and set a positive example for other states to follow.

Posted January 2023
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2022 Monitoring the Future Survey Shows Youth E-Cigarette Use Remains a Serious Problem – FDA Must Swiftly Eliminate the Flavored Products Addicting Kids

The 2022 Monitoring the Future survey released today provides fresh evidence that youth e-cigarette use remains a serious public health problem in the United States and underscores why the FDA must act without further delay to clear the market of the flavored products driving this youth addiction crisis.

Posted December 2022