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Fewer U.S. Cancer Survivors Breathing Secondhand Smoke

A new U.S. study suggests that current cancer survivors are less than half as likely to be exposed to secondhand smoke than the last generation. Read more here.

Dazed and Confused

UCSF News Center At a Paul McCartney concert at San Francisco’s AT&T Park in 2010, Matthew Springer, PhD, wasn’t shocked to be surrounded by a haze of marijuana smoke. He was, however, amazed...

SF Bans Sale of Flavored Tobacco Products, Menthol

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously approved legislation that prohibits sale of flavored tobacco products, which include menthol, flavored chewing tobacco and flavored e-liquids...

Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students - United States, 2011-2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recently published a new article in this week’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, titled “Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School...