Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General
This report, released yesterday, details the scope, health consequences and influences that lead to youth tobacco use and proven strategies that prevent its use.
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This report, from the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, Counter Tobacco, and the American Heart Association, details the concentration of tobacco marketing at the point-of-sale and its impact on tobacco use, especially among kids, as well as how the tobacco companies enlist convenience stores and other tobacco retailers in opposing policy changes.
Law beefs up state’s tobacco sales tools, Portland Tribune, 3/8/2012
Oregon teens are going to find it a little harder to purchase cigarettes as a result of legislation passed unanimously Monday by the Oregon House and Senate.