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Real people. Real stories. The real impact of tobacco

The Tips From Former Smokers campaign shares how real people’s lives were changed forever due to their smoking. Each real story represents thousands and thousands of Americans suffering from similar illnesses caused by smoking. “All of the Tips ad parti
Whidbey (WA) News-Times
added Jul 4, 2018 03:05
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American Dental Hygienists’ Association Joins CDC to Prevent Smoking through Tips Educational Campaign

Bad breath, stained teeth, loss of taste and smell, mouth (canker) sores, failure of dental implants and oral cancer are just some of the tobacco-related oral care issues dental hygienists see every day. As frontline patient caregivers, dental hygienists
Newswise
added Jun 28, 2018 21:47
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CDC Report Emphasizes Importance of Smoke-Free Policies on College Campuses

Smoke-free policies not only protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke exposure, but they also reduce the social acceptability of smoking, help prevent youth and young adult smoking initiation, and increase smokers’ efforts to quit smoking. A recent repo
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Jun 28, 2018 02:42
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[Massachusetts] Number of smoke-free college campuses has doubled since 2012

Massachusetts is among the states that prohibits smoking in schools and colleges. It defines smoking or smoke as "the lighting of a cigar, cigarette, pipe or other tobacco product or possessing a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or other tobacco or non-tob
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Jun 22, 2018 20:16
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Smoke-Free and Tobacco-Free Policies in Colleges and Universities ― United States and Territories, 2017

As of November 2017, at least 2,082 U.S. colleges and universities had smoke-free policies, twice as many as in 2012. Among these campuses, 1,743 (83.7%) had tobacco-free policies and some specifically prohibited electronic cigarette use (1,658 [79.6%])
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49
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FIGURE 8.1. Prevalence of current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over: United States, 2006–2017

SOURCE: NCHS, National Health Interview Survey, Sample Adult Core component.
Tableau Public
added Jun 20, 2018 15:59
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CDC Tobacco Free

Learn about the harmful effects of smoking, smokeless tobacco, and secondhand smoke.
Twitter
added Jun 20, 2018 14:31
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Youth tobacco use drops during 2011-2017

In 2017, about 3.6 million U.S. middle & high school students were using tobacco products. About half were using two or more products. Fewer U.S. middle and high school students are using tobacco products – but too many still do, according to a new surv
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 20, 2018 14:19
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Tobacco Use Rates Among Middle and High School Students Flatten in 2017

The rates may be stagnating due to the proliferation of new and novel tobacco products that appeal to youth.... Unfortunately, as demonstrated in our "Tobacco Nation" report, huge portions of the country remain unprotected by these proven policies, and t
PR Newswire
added Jun 8, 2018 17:12
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Is teen vaping on the rise? Study says no, but some experts are skeptical

Vaping held steady last year in high school students and declined in middle school kids, according to new government data, but some researchers are skeptical because the survey may have missed out on a booming e-cigarette brand. The Centers for Disease
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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