- Date: Friday, April 21, 2000
Report Confirms Damage of Secondhand Smoke, Marketing Aimed at Children
Copies of the 1995 Consumer Reports articles on secondhand smoke and youth are once again available. Two versions are available in a new color:
One version has a man on the cover and emphasizes and "secondhand smoke" dominates the cover. He is being exposed to secondhand smoke. The other version has a girl smoking on the cover and emphasizes both secondhand smoke and teenage smoking. Both versions are identical inside and contain two well-written articles on the issue. More than 40,000 of these reprints have been distributed.
You can order copies form ASSIST through Bernie at 303/692-2511. Copies may also be obtained from GASP for 25¢ each plus shipping and handling (call us at 303-444-9799 for an order form). The articles are reprinted in their entirety with permission from Consumers Union.
Key points from the Consumer Reports articles Study on secondhand smoke (Consumer Reports, January 1995):
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