Counter Tobacco Podcast

Counter Tobacco Podcast

Counter Tobacco is a pre-produced, interview and research-based podcast dedicated to the six million people that die from tobacco related causes each year. There are so many reasons why someone picks up their first cigarette and this podcast aims to highlight the role the tobacco industry's influence at the point of sale plays. Episodes will range from in-depth profiles of the demographics most affected by tobacco to stories rooted in the history of the industry's marketing tactics. The Counter Tobacco podcast is a project of the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization Counter Tools. Our mission is to provide software and consulting services to catalyze place-based public health policies at the local and state level. Find out more at CounterTools.org... Show More
March 29, 2020 15 min

The tobacco industry spends over $9 billion dollars each year marketing cigarettes and smokeless tobacco in the United States. This episode dives into the ways in which the industry allocates this exorbitant amount of money to target communities of low socioeconomic status, and examines how the industry's manipulative tactics impact disparities in tobacco use and tobacco-related morbidity and mortality. Show notes can be found here

Share
Mark as Played

Chat About Counter Tobacco Podcast

Popular Podcasts

Stuff You Should Know
Crime Junkie
Crime Junkie
If you can never get enough true crime...
Dateline NBC
Dateline NBC
Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.
    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeartRadio App.

    Connect

    © 2020 iHeartMedia, Inc.