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Study finds slowing drop in youth tobacco use

The once-rapid decline in tobacco use among young people has slowed as cash-strapped states slash funding for anti-smoking campaigns, a federal study released on Thursday showed.
added Aug 9, 2012 17:22

Reductions in U.S. Teen Smoking Stalled: CDC

30 percent of high school males now use some form of tobacco, study shows
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 9, 2012 17:16

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

Current Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students -- United States, 2011

To assess current tobacco use among youths, CDC analyzed data from the 2011 National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS). This report describes the results of that analysis, which indicated that, in 2011, the prevalence of current tobacco use among middle school
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Aug 9, 2012 13:58

CDC Survey Shows Slow Declines in Youth Cigarette Smoking, but Troubling Increase in Cigar Smoking by African-American Teens

PR Newswire
added Aug 9, 2012 13:56

Cigar Manufacturer: CDC Tobacco Report Lacks Evidence

Sales data doesn't support allegation that cigarette smokers are switching to cigars
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Aug 8, 2012 12:44

Community Transformation Grants (CTG) States and Communities

All 61 grantees will address the following priority areas: 1) tobacco-free living; 2) active living and healthy eating; and 3) evidence-based quality clinical and other preventive services, specifically prevention and control of high blood pressure and h
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Aug 8, 2012 12:30

CDC says graphic anti-smoking ads work, more on way

The federal government says its graphic ad campaign showing diseased smokers has been such a success that it is planning another round next year to nudge more Americans to kick the habit.
USA Today
added Aug 7, 2012 13:32

Graphic anti-smoking ads a success, more coming, CDC says

The graphic anti-smoking ad campaign, which featured diseased smokers talking about the devastating effects of smoking, has been declared a major success by the federal government, USA Today reported.
Fox News
added Aug 7, 2012 10:33

[Virginia] Report: Underage tobacco sales continue to fall in U.S.

The report says 11.3 percent of Virginia stores that were inspected sold tobacco products to underage inspectors, higher than the weighted national average of 8.5 percent. In Virginia's neighboring states, the non-compliance rate was 17.7 percent in Mar
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Aug 4, 2012 15:00
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