Youth and Tobacco: Preventing Tobacco Use among Young People: A Report of the Surgeon General


Title:
Youth and Tobacco: Preventing Tobacco Use among Young People: A Report of the Surgeon General
Description:
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.
Extent:
219 pages
Date Issued:
1995
Creator:
United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General and National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (U.S.). Office on Smoking and Health
Publisher:
United States. Office on Smoking and Health
Right Type:
Public Domain
Subject:
Smoking, Tobacco Use Disorder, Education, and Adolescent
Profiles in Science ID:
NNBCLQ
NLM ID:
101584932X619
Genre:
Official reports
Language:
English
Format:
Text