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QuickStats: Ten Most Common Chronic Conditions* Among Persons Living in Residential Care Facilities — National Survey of Residential Care Facilities, United States, 2010

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Aug 9, 2012 14:00
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Notes from the Field: Electronic Cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2012

CDC and the Food and Drug Administration will continue to explore ways to increase surveillance and research on e-cigarettes. Given the rapid increase in use and youths' susceptibility to social and environmental influences to use tobacco, developing str
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Sep 5, 2013 15:18
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Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2013

22.9% of high school students reported current use of a tobacco product, including 12.6% who reported current use of two or more tobacco products. Among all high school students, cigarettes (12.7%) and cigars (11.9%) were the most commonly reported tobacc
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 13, 2014 14:31
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CDC issues casting call to real people sickened by smoking: Want to be in anti-smoking ad campaign?

“We are looking for REAL people of all backgrounds willing to share their stories about how smoking has changed their lives,” reads the statement ... The list of specific ills in itself reads like a giant caution on the side of a cigarette pack. And th
Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Oct 26, 2013 03:35
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E-Cigarettes: Expert Q&A With the CDC

Tim McAfee, MD, talks to WebMD about why the agency is concerned about their growing use, despite a lack of research on the health risks. McAfee is the CDC’s director of the Office on Smoking and Health.
WebMD
added Nov 12, 2013 16:12
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Tips From Former Smokers Recruitment Ad

Looking for Real People to Appear in an Ad Campaign About The Health Effects of Smoking Cigarettes Have you ever had colorectal cancer or periodontal (gum) disease due to smoking? respond ... no later than October 30, 2013
Plowshare Group PSA Distribution and Management
added Oct 26, 2013 03:49
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[Texas] Vaping on the rise among teens: Local retailers adamant on following state regulations concerning e-cigarette sales

Neither shop sells to minors and both have that policy posted liberally at their stores. “We’re here to help people kick a habit, not help them start one,” local vape shop owner Jennifer Sutton said.
Palestine (TX) Herald-Press
added Sep 23, 2013 04:43
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CDC: More teens smoking e-cigarettes, hookah

More middle and high school students are smoking electronic cigarettes, hookahs and cigars...While rates for those tobacco products have increased, overall youth smoking rates haven't declined at all, a concerning figure for health officials. "We need e
CBS
added Nov 13, 2014 14:36
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Do teens using e-cigarettes cause concern? Your Say

10% of high school students say they tried e-cigarettes, up from 4.7% in 2011, according to a CDC survey released Thursday. Comments from Facebook are edited for clarity and grammar:
USA Today
added Sep 9, 2013 06:55
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About one in five U.S. adult cigarette smokers have tried an electronic cigarette

“E-cigarette use is growing rapidly,” said CDC Director Tom Frieden, MD, MPH. “There is still a lot we don’t know about these products, including whether they will decrease or increase use of traditional cigarettes.”
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Feb 28, 2013 18:45
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