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Combustible and Smokeless Tobacco Use Among High School Athletes — United States, 2001–2013

The differences in tobacco use among population subgroups (overall and among athletes), including the higher prevalence of both combustible tobacco and smokeless tobacco use among male students, non-Hispanic white students, and students in 11th and 12th
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Sep 3, 2015 20:23
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Daily marijuana use among U.S. college students highest since 1980

Cigarette smoking continued to decline among the nation's college students in 2014, when 13 percent said they had smoked one or more cigarettes in the prior 30 days, down from 14 percent in 2013 and from the recent high of 31 percent in 1999—a decline
Monitoring the Future
added Sep 1, 2015 13:24
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More College Kids Smoke Pot Now Than Cigarettes, Survey Finds

for the first time, more U.S. college students (6 percent) now smoke a joint each day than light up a cigarette (5 percent). The findings are based on 2014 data collected from more than a thousand college students across the country. The Monitoring the F
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 1, 2015 13:14
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Early Release of Selected Estimates Based on Data From the National Health Interview Survey, January–March 2015: Current smoking (PDF)

Figure 8.1. Prevalence of current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over...Figure 8.4. Age-sex-adjusted prevalence of current cigarette smoking among adults aged 18 and over, by race/ethnicity...Data table for Figure 8.3. Prevalence of current c
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Sep 1, 2015 11:03
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Early Release of Selected Estimates Based on Data From the January-March 2015 National Health Interview Survey

National Center for Health Statistics
added Sep 1, 2015 10:58
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U.S. Smoking Rate Falls to 15 Percent: CDC

Higher tobacco taxes, tough anti-smoking messages and smoke-free laws that ban smoking from indoor and outdoor areas appear to be dissuading even hard-core, heavily addicted smokers from continuing the habit, said Patricia Folan, director of the Center f
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 1, 2015 10:55
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Smoking rate among US adults drops to 15 percent

About 36.7 million adults are current smokers, said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "The prevalence of current cigarette smoking among US adults declined from 24.7 percent in 1997 to 15.2 percent in January-March 2015," said a repor
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Sep 1, 2015 10:14
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The GATS Atlas Global Adult Tobacco Survey (PDF)

The global tobacco epidemic has now assumed pandemic proportions, with about 1.3 billion tobacco users and 6 million annual deaths from tobacco use. The epidemic also involves substantial healthcare, social, and economic costs across high-, middle-, an
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Aug 31, 2015 19:57
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What a Pack of Cigarettes Costs, in Every State / The sub-five-dollar pack is back.

smoking rates in New York have steadily increased since 2010... 49. Virginia: $4.98 / Last year’s price: $5.25 / -5% 48. North Dakota: $5.10 / Last year’s price: $5.33 / -5% 47. Georgia: $5.14 / Last year’s price: $6.39 / -20%
The Awl
added Aug 28, 2015 19:58
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[California] THE FIELD POLL: Results from the 2015 Cal Wellness–Field Health Policy Survey – Part 2 (PDF)

Voters also back by greater than a two-to-one margin (67% to 30%) increasing the state cigarette tax by $2 per pack...a. increase the state tobacco tax by 2 dollars per pack and use the moneys for smoking prevention programs, research into smoking-re
Field Research Corp.
added Aug 28, 2015 19:47
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