Tobacco Information for Parents

“If you are really and truly not going to sell to children, you are going to be out of business in 30 years.” - Bennett LeBow, CEO of Brook Group Ltd. makers of Lark and L&M cigarettes

Tobacco industry documents prove that young people have long been viewed as the best source of replacement smokers. In order to get and keep our kids hooked, Big Tobacco has gotten creative. New lines of flavored and dissolvable tobacco products, in candy-like packaging, make tobacco easy to use and easy to conceal. Do you know what’s in your child’s backpack? Read more about what to look for and how to talk to your kids about the dangers of these new products.

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