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Tobacco promotions still reaching youth

Teens and young adults who are exposed to marketing materials for tobacco products, such as coupons and websites, were far more likely to begin smoking or to be current smokers than those not exposed, finds a new study. The U.S. government has made efforts over time to limit tobacco advertising. For instance, in the 1960s, health concerns about tobacco prompted Congress to ban cigarette ads on television and radio.
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