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Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General

Description
Addresses the prevalence, causes, effects, and implications of tobacco use by young people in rural and urban areas. Describes factors that lead youth and young adults to start using tobacco and the impact their choice has on the nation, communities, families, and individuals. Identifies proven, effective strategies that have potential to reduce tobacco use.
Date
2012
Type
Document
Organization
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Tagged as
Children and youth · Tobacco use · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention