Headlines Tagged with CDC — 2,101 headlines found
About 1 in 30 middle and high school pupils said they smoke the compact, sweet-flavored cigars. The percentages rise as students get older, to nearly 1 in 12 high school seniors, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported.
Oct 22, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 22, 2013 09:15
Terrie Hall died at a hospital in Winston-Salem, N.C., federal officials said. She was 53. "She was a public health hero," said Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which conducted the campaign. "She may well have
Sep 16, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 17, 2013 07:18
[Canada] Bidi and Hookah Use Among Canadian Youth: Findings From the 2010 Canadian Youth Smoking Survey [FREE FULL TEXT]
Although bidi use has not changed significantly among Canadian youth, the increase in hookah use warrants attention. Understanding the factors associated with use of bidis and hookahs can inform the development of tobacco use prevention programs to addres
May 9, 2013 Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added May 17, 2013 13:12
Increased awareness and use of electronic cigarettes in the U.S. outlined in a study released Thursday highlights the need for government regulation and evaluation, the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's office on smoking and health
Feb 28, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 28, 2013 13:58
Feb 6, 2013 MedPage Today
added Feb 6, 2013 12:36
Death attributable to smoking is declining, with 200,000 such deaths anually for U.S. men, and 180,000 for women, researchers said.
Jun 12, 2012 UPI
added Jun 12, 2012 19:38
But the CDC numbers also offer an interesting glimpse at the 17 percent of adults who continue to light up. People in the Midwest, for instance, smoke more on average than Americans elsewhere in the country. People on Medicaid are more than twice as like
Nov 12, 2015 Washington Post
added Nov 14, 2015 15:44
some interesting findings that the CDC failed to mention in their PR campaign to portray e-cigarettes as a teenage scourge. Federal officials should fully and accurately report the results of taxpayer-funded research. Americans – including teenagers – de
Dec 16, 2013 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Dec 16, 2013 22:00
The good news is that fewer young people are smoking cigarettes. The bad news is that more are turning to other tobacco products such as hookahs or waterpipes.
Nov 14, 2013 USA Today
added Nov 14, 2013 14:50
1. From Novelty to Billion-Dollar Player 2. No Controls 3. Nobody Knows 4. Many Brands 5. Alternative or Gateway? 6. Sexy or Dead?
Sep 14, 2013 Discovery Channel
added Sep 14, 2013 12:21