Netflix to Cut Down on Tobacco Use and Depictions


Netflix will begin including information about tobacco use in the rating boxes associated with each show or film. It is unclear what impact a decrease in tobacco use will have on youth use or what the impact will be on films and shows.

You can read The Truth Initiative’s full report, “While You Were Streaming: Smoking on Demand – A Surge in Tobacco Imagery is Putting Youth at Risk” by clicking here.