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Quit Methods Used by US Adult Cigarette Smokers, 2014–2016 (PDF)

(74.7%) US adult smokers who tried to quit did so by using multiple quit methods...substituting some cigarettes with e-cigarettes was used by a greater percentage of smokers than the nicotine patch, nicotine gum, or other FDA-approved cessation aids. T
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Apr 19, 2017 02:01

One in four children are exposed to secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes, CDC finds

found that 25 percent of middle and high school students reported being exposed to secondhand smoke in the last 30 days. The findings translated to about 6.5 million children exposed and, while some had been smoking the product, 4.4 million were not user
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2017 18:17

1 in 4 youths exposed to secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes, study shows

One in four middle school and high school students report that they have been exposed to secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes in the past 30 days, according to a new study by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The finding trans
Washington Post
added Mar 31, 2017 18:06

[North Dakota] LETTER: Agencies each have role in tobacco fight

contact your legislators and ask them to vote yes on Senate Bill 2024, allowing BreatheND to continue the work needed so today’s youth might be the first tobacco-free generation.
Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Feb 19, 2017 01:13

FRIEDEN: Improving the Health of the United States With a “Winnable Battles” Initiative

Even in programs such as tobacco control for which US progress was rapid, some geographic and demographic groups continue to have high rates of smoking. Localities or institutions in which greater progress is evident may reflect best practices that can be
JAMA Ophthalmology
added Feb 3, 2017 03:35

Invasive Cancer Incidence and Survival — United States, 2013

These four sites accounted for approximately half of cancers diagnosed in 2013, including ... 212,584 lung cancers,...for lung cancer, from 26 (Utah) to 93 (Kentucky) per 100,000 persons
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jan 27, 2017 17:53

Federal, State Leaders Disregard Proven Ways to Prevent, Reduce Tobacco Use and Save Lives, Finds American Lung Association Tobacco Report

The American Lung Association's 15th annual "State of Tobacco Control" report finds that much more needs to be done to prevent our nation's youth from a lifetime of tobacco addiction. The report shows that some key actions were taken at the federal and s
American Lung Association
added Jan 25, 2017 15:26

Association Between The Real Cost Media Campaign and Smoking Initiation Among Youths — United States, 2014–2016

The findings indicate that youths’ self-reported exposure to the campaign was associated with a reduction in smoking initiation from 2014 to 2016. Sustained campaigns such as The Real Cost can speed progress toward a tobacco-free future.
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jan 19, 2017 20:06

cdc's anti-smoking ad campaign returns for sixth year

With more than 16 million Americans living with smoking-related diseases, the Tips campaign raises awareness about the health and emotional impact of cigarette smoking, encourages smokers to quit and offers free resources on how to quit and stay smoke-fr
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 19, 2017 16:06

VIDEO: Frieden Shares Parting Thoughts on His Years at CDC

As part of MedPage Today's new "Doc to Doc" series, Wilson talked with Frieden about his proudest accomplishments..."Today there are 10 million fewer smokers in the US than there were in 2009..."
MedPage Today
added Jan 17, 2017 19:01
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