Tyler Redden
Tyler Redden Campaign leader

This article give statistics and information on smoking related illnesses and the Medicare system. Hopefully reader will understand how…Read More

Cigarette smoking and health-related ... [Health Care Financ Rev. 2008] - PubMed - NCBI

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This study examined associations between cigarette smoking, cancer, and self-reported physical (SF-36 Physical Component Summary Score, [PCS]) and mental health (SF-36 Mental Component Summary Score, [MCS]) among 123,567 Medicare beneficiaries enrolled in managed care plans. As expected for a sample of older individuals, the SF-36 PCS mean (42.6)…Read More
Tyler Redden
Tyler Redden Campaign leader

This article relates to the healthcare system and gives a good overview of the costs and debt smoking has caused

The Health Care Costs of Smoking — NEJM

1E. A. B. Over, T. L. Feenstra, R. T. Hoogenveen, M. Droomers, E. Uiters, B. M. van Gelder. (2014) Tobacco Control Policies Specified According to Socioeconomic Status: Health Disparities and Cost-effectiveness. Nicotine & Tobacco Research CrossRef 2András Inotai, Guenka Petrova, Dinko Vitezic, Zoltán Kaló. (2013) Benefits of investment into…Read More
Tyler Redden
Tyler Redden Campaign leader

Without the healthcare system the amount of fatalities would dramatically increase. Tobacco companies should pay for some of the damage…Read More

Stop smoking or you’ll be croaking.
Tyler Redden
Tyler Redden Campaign leader

This story is about a man by the name of Bryan who passed away, their loved ones tell his story about the medical attention that was needed…Read More

Smoking Kills - Bryan Story - "He wanted you to know"

On the day of Bryan's death, June 3, wife Bobbie and son Bryan keep a bedside vigil. The recent photo of father and son is on the bed. [Times photo: V. Jane Windsor] ST. PETERSBURG -- Cigarette smoke hangs in the air in the room where Bryan Lee Curtis lies dying of lung cancer. His head, bald from chemotherapy, lolls on a pillow. The bones of…Read More
Tyler Redden
Tyler Redden Campaign leader

This video explains the tax increases for tobacco which were put in place to help pay for medical bills