Editorial - More work to be done about teen tobacco use
Published 12/09/2011, Alexandria Echo Press
There’s good news/bad news about teens and tobacco. A new report shows that tobacco use among teens continues to decline but here’s the down side: It’s only decreasing by a percentage point or two – not nearly as much as the sharp declines recorded over the past decade. More bad news: The use of menthol cigarettes has more than doubled among teen smokers since 2000.Word count: 678
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