Providing Legal Expertise to Support Public Health Policy
The Public Health and Tobacco Policy Center provides policy support for communities pursuing public health policies. Communities benefit from the...
Tobacco Companies Recruit Children in Our Stores
The Tobacco Industry spends billions of dollars each year at the Point of Sale, turning the retail environment into a recruitment center. Most...
Other Tobacco Products
The use of non-cigarette tobacco products such as smokeless tobacco, hookah and e-cigarettes is on the rise. Check out the latest on these products...
Public Health Policy and Litigation
Public health policies sometimes appear at odds with business interests—but this is not always the case. Nevertheless, public health regulations...
Many communities provide limited access to full-service grocery stores for their residents. Those who live in these areas often rely on corner stores...
Early Detection Can Make All of the Difference
Obtaining regular screenings for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer can detect risk factors early, increase treatment options and improve...
Retail Environment Tobacco marketing and promotion at the point of sale is a significant factor in youth smoking initiation-and the tobacco industry knows it.
Product Pricing Increasing taxes on tobacco products and eliminating tobacco tax evasion helps to reduce tobacco use.
Smoke-Free Housing Because smoke travels between units, smoking in multi-unit housing can sicken neighbors.
Tobacco-Free Outdoor Areas Tobacco-free policies protect the public from second hand smoke and improve the environment as well.
Healthy Retailers Assist retailers to successfully market healthful food options and provide individuals and families with nutritious options close to home.
Other Tobacco Products The use of non-cigarette tobacco products such as smokeless tobacco, hookas, and e-cigarettes is on the rise.
New York State Law Summaries of New York law related to tobacco.
Tobacco Litigation Summaries of recent and ongoing lawsuits related to tobacco.
Cancer Screening Information concerning Cancer screening.