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Click to view '2014 SGR - The Health Consequences of Smoking --50 Years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General. Full Report/Supplement (shrink wrapped together).'

NEW2014 SGR - The Health Consequences of Smoking --50 Years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General. Full Report/Supplement (shrink wrapped together).

This comprehensive report chronicles the devastating consequences of 50 years of tobacco use in the United States. It updates data on the numerous health effects resulting from smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke and details public health trends, both favorable and unfavorable, in tobacco use. This report also marks the steady progress achieved in reducing the prevalence of smoking and validates tobacco control strategies that have consistently proven to be effective. It also examines strategies with the potential to eradicate the death and disease caused by the tobacco epidemic. Finally, the report documents that effective interventions are available and calls for their full implementation. A supplement to the full report is provided for the chapters on the health consequences of smoking (Chapters 6 – 11). This supplement contains evidence tables detailing the studies that were used to evaluate the evidence to assess causality. The tables included in the supplement are indicated with an “S” where they are called out in the full report.

Click to view '2014 SGR - The Health Consequences of Smoking---50 years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General, Executive Summary'

NEW2014 SGR - The Health Consequences of Smoking---50 years of Progress. A Report of the Surgeon General, Executive Summary

This Executive Summary provides an overview of the full report of the Surgeon General and highlights the conclusions and findings. This 50th Anniversary report updates data on the numerous health effects resulting from smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke and details public health trends, both favorable and unfavorable, in tobacco use since 1964. The report also marks the steady progress achieved in reducing the prevalence of smoking and validates tobacco control strategies that have consistently proven to be effective. It also examines strategies with the potential to eradicate the death and disease caused by the tobacco epidemic. Finally, the report documents that effective interventions are available and calls for their full implementation.

Click to view '2014 SGR—A Report of the Surgeon General: The Health Consequences of Smoking: 50 Years of Progress—Let’s Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free (Consumer Guide, English)'

NEW2014 SGR—A Report of the Surgeon General: The Health Consequences of Smoking: 50 Years of Progress—Let’s Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free (Consumer Guide, English)

This easy-to-read, illustrated booklet summarizes the Surgeon General’s Report released in January, 2014. The booklet discusses, in plain language, historical information on changes in smoking norms since the first Surgeon General’s Report was released in January 1964; new health findings on diseases and conditions caused or affected by smoking; and ways to reduce smoking and its resulting health and financial impact. It is designed to give concerned adults information to help them make choices that will improve their own health and the health of their children, their families, and their communities.

Click to view '2014 SGR—A Report of the Surgeon General: The Health Consequences of Smoking: 50 Years of Progress—Let’s Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free (Consumer Guide, Spanish)'

NEW2014 SGR—A Report of the Surgeon General: The Health Consequences of Smoking: 50 Years of Progress—Let’s Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free (Consumer Guide, Spanish)

This easy-to-read, illustrated booklet summarizes the Surgeon General’s Report released in January, 2014. The booklet discusses, in plain language, historical information on changes in smoking norms since the first Surgeon General’s Report was released in January 1964; new health findings on diseases and conditions caused or affected by smoking; and ways to reduce smoking and its resulting health and financial impact. It is designed to give concerned adults information to help them make choices that will improve their own health and the health of their children, their families, and their communities.

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