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Current Cigarette Smoking Among Adults — United States, 2005–2012

The findings indicate that the proportion of U.S. adults who smoke cigarettes fell to 18.1% in 2012. Moreover, during 2005–2012, the percentage of ever smokers who quit increased significantly, from 50.7% to 55.0%, and the proportion of daily smokers who
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jan 17, 2014 16:08
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CDC’s Anti-Smoking Ad Campaign Spurred Over 100,000 Smokers to Quit; Media Campaigns Must be Expanded Nationally and in the States

The new study adds to the already substantial scientific evidence that mass media campaigns prevent children from smoking and help smokers quit, saving lives and health care dollars. Public health authorities including the Surgeon General, the National C
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 9, 2013 17:38
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Adult smoking rate may be falling again; down to 18 percent last year, government report says - The Washington Post

The new report is from a survey of about 35,000 U.S. adults. Current smokers were identified as those who said they had smoked more than 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and now smoke every day or some days. The rate was only 9 percent for people ages 6
Washington Post
added Jun 18, 2013 05:55
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Smokers Drop Pricey Cigarettes for Cheaper Alternatives: CDC

Other tobacco products allow industry to work around tax hikes, labeling regs, study authors say
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 3, 2012 13:32
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Smokers in U.S. Switch to Pipes, Cigars From Cigarettes

People in the U.S. are smoking more cigars and pipe tobacco even as cigarette use declines, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Aug 2, 2012 17:23
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Characteristics of Electronic Cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2015

Comprehensive and sustained strategies are warranted to prevent and reduce the use of all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, among U.S. youths. Monitoring the characteristics of e-cigarette use among youths, including product types, brands, and in
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 30, 2016 06:25
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Tobacco Product Use Among Adults — United States, 2013–2014

21.3% of U.S. adults used a tobacco product every day or some days, and 25.5% of U.S. adults used a tobacco product every day, some days, or rarely. Cigarettes remained the most commonly used ...Sustained, comprehensive state tobacco control programs fund
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jul 14, 2016 18:27
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Frequency of Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2014

A high level of multiple tobacco product use was observed, even among students using e-cigarettes, cigarettes, cigars or smokeless tobacco on 1–5 of the preceding 30 days. The prevalence of reporting symptoms of dependence is 2–3 times higher for multiple
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Sep 30, 2015 15:05
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Tobacco Use Among Youths — Argentina, 2007 and 2012

The findings that "ever tobacco" use among adolescent males and females is decreasing in Argentina are consistent with the decrease reported among adults in Argentina in the 2012 Global Adult Tobacco Survey.* Although Argentina has not ratified the WHO F
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 10, 2014 22:53
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U.S. Senate hearing on e-cigs — but “hearing” only one side

Talk about a Kangaroo Court: there was one “panel” set up to testify about the risks and benefits of e-cigs for our nation, and it was comprised of two “experts”: the CDC’s Tim McAfee, a zealot anti-e-cig spokesman, faithfully doing the bidding of Tom Fr
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added May 16, 2014 16:43
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