For example, one tobacco industry document in stated: Disclosure of tasks each author completed: Transgender adults are 2. On how many of the past 30 days did you smoke cigarettes? Intention to quit smoking among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender smokers. Food and Drug Administration. Future work with larger populations of transgender participants are needed to expand upon these findings that explore subgroup differences between transgender and cisgender populations.
Industry documents show that tobacco companies were aware of high smoking rates among sexual minorities, and marketing plans show their efforts to take advantage of the emerging LGBT market.
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Acknowledgments The authors would like to acknowledge all of the participants in the Tobacco in a Changing Media Environment study for making this research possible. You could not be signed in. Rao—Scott F -tests were employed to examine differences in current use of tobacco products cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars between transgender and cisgender adults. What is your gender? Research of tobacco industry papers has clearly documented targeted media campaigns to encourage smoking among lesbians and gays in the marketplace.
Am J Public Health. Prevalence of tobacco product use was estimated for transgender and cisgender. Self-reported transgender status was obtained by asking: Smoking out a Deadly Threat: Future work with larger populations of transgender participants are needed to expand upon these findings that explore subgroup differences between transgender and cisgender populations.