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Main Title Preventing tobacco use among youth and young adults : a report of the Surgeon General : executive summary
CORP Author United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General,
Publisher U.S. Department of Helath and human Services, Public Health Service, Office of the Surgeon General,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 794602498
ISBN 9780160905674; 0160905672
Subjects Teenagers--Tobacco use--United States--Prevention ; Smoking--United States--Prevention ; Young adults--Tobacco use--United States--Prevention ; Smoking--prevention & control ; Adolescent ; Tobacco use--Prevention ; Smoking--prevention & control--United States ; Adolescent--United States
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ELBM  HV5746.P733 2012 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/15/2020
Collation iv, 11 pages ; 28 cm
Print format not distributed to depository libraries. Includes bibliographical references (pages 8-11).
Contents Notes
This Surgeon General's report details the causes and the consequences of tobacco use among youth and young adults by focusing on the social, environmental, advertising, and marketing influences that encourage youth and young adults to initiate and sustain tobacco use. This is the first time tobacco data on young adults as a discrete population have been explored in detail. The report also highlights successful strategies to prevent young people from using tobacco.