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Cigarette Use Among High School Students—United States, 1991–2003

June 18, 2004 / Vol. 53 / No. 23


The June 18, 2004, issue of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) contains a report entitled, “Trends in Cigarette Use Among High School Students—United States, 1991–2003."

The report concludes that if prevention efforts are sustained and this pattern continues, the United States could achieve the 2010 national health objective of reducing current smoking rates among high school students to 16% or less.

Visit the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System for more information.

 
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