Cutting Tobacco’s Rural Roots | Tobacco Use In Rural Communities

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The American Lung Association in this article discusses the issue of tobacco use among rural community residents. The American Lung Association also states that these individuals are more likely to utilize tobacco and highly likely to use smokeless tobacco products. They...

Eliminating Tobacco-Related Health Disparities | Summary Report

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In this report provided by the National Institutes of Health and National Cancer Institute they discuss how to eliminate tobacco-related health disparities. In this report background information is provided pertaining to the burden caused by tobacco all across the United States...

Racialized Geography, Corporate Activity, and Health Disparities: Tobacco Industry Targeting of Inner Cities

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Yerger, Przewoznik and Malone discuss how the tobacco industry and its marketing strategies over the years has continued to advertise toward individuals living in low socioeconomic areas especially those with high rates of African Americans living in them. Yerger and her...