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New U.S. Survey Shows Youth Cigarette Smoking Is at Record Lows, but E-Cigarettes and Cigars Threaten Progress

nearly 1 in 5 high school students – still use some form of tobacco. The continuing popularity of electronic cigarettes and cigars – products that are widely available in sweet, kid-friendly flavors – is a particular cause for concern. For the fourth yea
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 7, 2018 23:13
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Tobacco Product Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2011–2017

During 2011–2017, prevalence of current use of any tobacco product decreased from 24.2% to 19.6% among high school students and from 7.5% to 5.6% among middle school students. Electronic cigarettes were the most commonly used tobacco product among high
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 7, 2018 22:53
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CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers: Anti-smoking campaign launches seventh year

campaign resumes for 25 weeks on April 23, 2018. The 15- and 30-second ads will air nationally on television, online, and in print advertisements. Markets that have higher rates of cigarette smoking will have additional airings and advertisements for incr
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 1, 2018 20:04
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Tips From Former Smokers ®

Hear the real stories of people living with smoking-related diseases and disabilities.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 1, 2018 20:02
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Graphic Anti-Smoking Ads Snuff out Smoking

The TIPS campaign has been underway since 2012. Brian King, in the CDC's office on Smoking and Health says, "we know that these hard-hitting messages that really speak to the known risks caused by smoking are particularly effective in helping smokers q
WSB-AM 750 (Atlanta, GA)
added Jun 1, 2018 02:44
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If US Were Like Utah, There Would Be 22 Million Fewer Smokers

24/7 Wall St. examined smoking rates in the United States that were provided by the CDC to determine how many fewer smokers there would be in this country if the smoking rate was the same as Utah’s. While it would be difficult to replicate Utah’s conditi
24/7 Wall Street
added May 29, 2018 15:48
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Former smokers featured in Alabama anti-smoking campaign

A new campaign to encourage smokers to quit is getting personal. The Alabama Department of Public Health is partnering with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s tobacco education campaign called "Tips from Former Smokers". The campaign profi
WSFA 12 (Montgomery, AL)
added May 23, 2018 21:44
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African Americans and Tobacco Use

29.8% of African American adults reported current use* of tobacco in 2013.9 Bar graph of current tobacco use among African American adults: Cigarettes 25.5%, Cigars 7.5%, Smokeless Tobacco 2.0%* “Current Use” is defined as self-reported consumption of ci
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 18, 2018 05:16
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Tobacco Cessation Interventions and Smoke-Free Policies in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities — United States, 2016

Tobacco-free campus policies and integration of tobacco cessation interventions in behavioral health treatment facilities could decrease tobacco-related disease and death and could improve behavioral health outcomes among persons with mental and substanc
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added May 11, 2018 02:03
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3 key messages from cdc’s tobacco education campaign

the Tips From Former Smokers® campaign has returned for its seventh yea...1. Smoking causes immediate and long-term damage... 2. More than 16 million Americans live with a smoking-related disease... 3. Quit smoking while you can.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 7, 2018 14:18
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