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Surgeon General Advisory on E-cigarette Use Among Youth and Young Adults

Posted by on January 8th, 2019 Posted in: Children and Teens, Public Health, Websites
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The Surgeon General of the Public Health Service focuses on important public health issues. The published reports are scientifically based and are hoped to generate health initiatives to help address these highlighted health issues such as the use of e-cigarette use among our young people. This recently published report is asking for health professionals, family, teachers and others stakeholders to help address this concerning health issue. Visit the Know the Risks website which provides tips to start conversations, facts about the harmful effects of e-cigarette use, and more. Information is also provided in Spanish. Download the Surgeon General’s full advisory report.

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Carolyn Martin is the Consumer Health Coordinator for the NNLM Pacific Northwest Region. She works with various libraries and community organizations to increase health literacy in their communities.

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