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Quit Methods Used by US Adult Cigarette Smokers, 2014–2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

most (74.7%) US adult smokers who tried to quit did so by using multiple quit methods as part of their most recent quit attempt. Giving up cigarettes all at once (“cold turkey”) and gradually cutting back on cigarettes continue to be the most commonly use
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Apr 20, 2017 15:01
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[North Carolina] CDC report shows more smokers try to quit with e-cigs than nicotine replacement products

In 2011, the Republican-controlled General Assembly abolished the N.C. Health and Wellness Fund after 10 years as part of an attempt at resolving the state’s budget gap at that time. The average annual spending on tobacco-prevention programs had been $17
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 19, 2017 18:39
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RODU: CDC: E-Cigarettes More Popular Than FDA-Approved Quitting Aids

The fact is that the CDC has documented with real-world data that e-cigarettes are preferred smoking cessation aids, negating the argument that evidence is merely “anecdotal” (here).
Heartland Institute
added Apr 19, 2017 02:02
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Quit Methods Used by US Adult Cigarette Smokers, 2014–2016 (PDF)

(74.7%) US adult smokers who tried to quit did so by using multiple quit methods...substituting some cigarettes with e-cigarettes was used by a greater percentage of smokers than the nicotine patch, nicotine gum, or other FDA-approved cessation aids. T
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Apr 19, 2017 02:01
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One in four children are exposed to secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes, CDC finds

found that 25 percent of middle and high school students reported being exposed to secondhand smoke in the last 30 days. The findings translated to about 6.5 million children exposed and, while some had been smoking the product, 4.4 million were not user
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:17
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1 in 4 youths exposed to secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes, study shows

One in four middle school and high school students report that they have been exposed to secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes in the past 30 days, according to a new study by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The finding trans
Washington Post
added Mar 31, 2017 18:06
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[North Dakota] LETTER: Agencies each have role in tobacco fight

contact your legislators and ask them to vote yes on Senate Bill 2024, allowing BreatheND to continue the work needed so today’s youth might be the first tobacco-free generation.
Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Feb 19, 2017 01:13
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FRIEDEN: Improving the Health of the United States With a “Winnable Battles” Initiative

Even in programs such as tobacco control for which US progress was rapid, some geographic and demographic groups continue to have high rates of smoking. Localities or institutions in which greater progress is evident may reflect best practices that can be
JAMA Ophthalmology
added Feb 3, 2017 03:35
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Invasive Cancer Incidence and Survival — United States, 2013

These four sites accounted for approximately half of cancers diagnosed in 2013, including ... 212,584 lung cancers,...for lung cancer, from 26 (Utah) to 93 (Kentucky) per 100,000 persons
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jan 27, 2017 17:53
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Federal, State Leaders Disregard Proven Ways to Prevent, Reduce Tobacco Use and Save Lives, Finds American Lung Association Tobacco Report

The American Lung Association's 15th annual "State of Tobacco Control" report finds that much more needs to be done to prevent our nation's youth from a lifetime of tobacco addiction. The report shows that some key actions were taken at the federal and s
American Lung Association
added Jan 25, 2017 15:26
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