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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
The use of electronic cigarettes among middle and high school students has been growing rapidly, a trend that public health officials worry could undermine decades of efforts to reduce youth smoking and could put more teenagers on a path toward conventio
Sep 5, 2013 Washington Post
added Sep 5, 2013 15:47
Oklahoma City and Tulsa are among six of the largest cities in the United States that have weak laws regarding secondhand smoke in public places, according to a federal government report released this week.
Nov 27, 2012 The Oklahoman
added Nov 27, 2012 13:13
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta began a new campaign -- Tips from Former Smokers -- to show just how harsh tobacco can be, via smoking or by secondhand smoke.
May 22, 2012 UPI
added May 23, 2012 03:44
"These findings are consistent with what we have seen in the past, but the tobacco product landscape is changing and this is concerning," King told MedPage Today. "Although cigarettes are still the most commonly used tobacco product, we are seeing the us
Jul 15, 2016 MedPage Today
added Jul 17, 2016 15:16
Over the last 6 years, smoking rates have fallen by 27% and bringing the decline in the previous five decades to 64%. In 1965 -- the first year that smoking prevalence data were collected -- 42.4% of adults in the U.S. smoked cigarettes. Close to one in
May 24, 2016 MedPage Today
added May 26, 2016 14:10
What are the implications for public health practice? Use of emerging tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, is on the rise among middle and high school students; therefore, it is critical that comprehensive tobacco control and prevention strategies f
Apr 14, 2016 CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Apr 14, 2016 17:31