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Tobacco Ads Spark Teen Smoking, Study Finds

(6/17/2013)

Tobacco Ads Spark Teen Smoking, Study Finds
HealthDay News                                     
June 12, 2013

The more tobacco advertising teenagers see, the more likely they are to start smoking, according to a new study.  Every 10 tobacco ads that teens view increases their risk of starting to smoke by nearly 40 percent and boosts their chances of becoming a daily smoker by 30 percent, the researchers found.

View the full article here: http://consumer.healthday.com/kids-health-information-23/adolescents-and-teen-health-news-719/tobacco-ads-jumpstart-teen-smoking-study-finds-677244.html


Keywords: tobacco, ads, teen, smoking, study



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