Tag: cigarettes

the community guide: reducing tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure

The Guide to Community Preventive Services is a free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community. The Reducing Tobacco Use and Secondhand Smoke Exposure page includes reviews of interventions for reducing tobacco use initiation, increasing tobacco use cessation, reducing secondhand…

Resolution to promote a comprehensive, responsible national tobacco control policy

SOPHE recognizes that 35% of high school youth currently smoke cigarettes; each day, 3,000 kids become regular smokers, and one-third will eventually die from tobacco-related disease; and the rate of smoking among youth has increased 50 percent since 1991 and is now at a 17-year high; and almost 90% of…