Youth and Tobacco: Preventing Tobacco Use among Young People: A Report of the Surgeon General
From the Foreword: "This publication is adapted from 'Preventing Tobacco Use among Young People: A Report of the Surgeon
General' released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in 1994. The excerpts presented here provide important
information for educators about the vulnerable ages of 10 through 18 when most users start smoking, chewing, or dipping and
become addicted to tobacco. It underscores the seriousness of tobacco use and the relationship of tobacco use to other adolescent
problem behaviors." Pages 10, 38 and 182 are blank.
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United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Office on Smoking and Health
Sponsor: United States. Department of Education
United States. Public Health Service. Office on Smoking and Health
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Tobacco Use Disorder
Secondary Smoking, Individual Rights, and Public Space