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[Washington] june 14, 2012 HHS Region X Youth and Tobacco Town Hall: Draft Agenda

9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, Director, CDC Office on Smoking and Health Smoke Salmon, Not Tobacco! What We All Must Do to End the Tobacco Epidemic 10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Lawrence Deyton, MD, MSPH, Director, FDA Center for Tobacco Products
added Jun 13, 2012 15:16

[Washington] Youth and Tobacco Town Hall Meeting and Webcast on June 14

FDA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, along with local public health authorities, will hold a Youth and Tobacco Town Hall in Seattle, WA, on June 14, 2012.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 13, 2012 15:11

380000 U.S. deaths yearly due to smoking

Death attributable to smoking is declining, with 200,000 such deaths anually for U.S. men, and 180,000 for women, researchers said.
added Jun 12, 2012 19:38

CDC: More US teens smoke marijuana than cigarettes

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday that 23 percent of high school students said they recently smoked marijuana, while 18 percent said they had puffed cigarettes. The
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 9, 2012 22:25

Deaths: Leading Causes for 2008 (PDF)

This report presents final 2008 data on the 10 leading causes of death in the United States by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin.
National Center for Health Statistics
added Jun 9, 2012 12:41

Heart Disease, Cancer Top Killers in U.S.

The two leading causes of death in the U.S. -- cancer and heart disease -- accounted for nearly half of all deaths in 2008, the latest year for which data are available, according to a CDC report.
MedPage Today
added Jun 9, 2012 12:20

CDC Reviews Anti-Tobacco Work

The Centers for Disease Control is reviewing its national tobacco education campaign aimed to counter tobacco industry marketing efforts.
O'Dwyer's PR Daily
added Jun 8, 2012 15:38

Tobacco Use and United States Students

For Cigarette Use 45% ever tried cigarette smoking (even one or two puffs). 18% smoked cigarettes on at least 1 day during the 30 days before the survey.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 7, 2012 17:43

YRBSS - Fact Sheets - Tobacco Use - Adolescent and School Health

This fact sheet combines results from the 2011 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) and 2006 School Health Policies and Programs Study (SHPPS) 2006 to Identify the percentage of high school students who smoke cigarettes and who use other tobacco pro
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 7, 2012 17:42

AUDIO: CDC Telebriefing on 2011 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Survey

CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 7, 2012 17:37
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