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Modern Addiction: Myths and Facts about How the Tobacco Industry Hooks Young Users

August 19, 2021

The tobacco industry pushes rhetoric about how its novel products are “safer” and are intended to help cigarette smokers who are “looking to switch.” But this marketing spin hides an underlying motive: If the industry doesn’t hook a new generation of users on its products, it will eventually go out of business after its current customers quit or die.

Learn the truth as STOP debunks common myths about the tobacco industry and its novel products.