Netflix Promises To Quit Smoking On (Most) Original Programming

Netflix said future shows aimed at its younger audiences will not depict smoking or e-cigarette use unless it is "essential." The streaming content giant also says information about smoking will be included as part of its ratings.

The streaming content giant said it will stop showing smoking or e-cigarette use in future shows unless it is “essential.” New research finds tobacco imagery on popular shows has skyrocketed.

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