tobacco use

Quantum Units Education: New CEU Courses

Tobacco Product Use Among Diverse Populations This CEU course explores the trends of tobacco use in the United States, with special focus on American Indians / Alaska Natives, military veterans, middle and high school students, and tobacco use in movies. Increasing the Effectiveness of Suicide Prevention Strategies Suicide in the…

Drug and Alcohol Use Among Teens at Lowest Rate Since 1990s: Study

American teens’ use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco has declined to the lowest rate since the 1990s, according to an annual nationwide study. The Monitoring the Future study found marijuana use declined this year among 8th- and 10th graders, but remains flat among 12th graders, USA Today reports. Full story…

Flavored Tobacco Products Popular With Teens: Study

Among middle and high school students who have used tobacco products in the last month, 70 percent have used at least one flavored product during that time, a new government study finds. “Flavored tobacco products are enticing a new generation of America’s youth into nicotine addiction, condemning many of them…