U.S. Surgeon General Reports 2010 - 2014

The U.S. Surgeon General’s Office has issued more than thirty reports on the hazards of smoking (use, exposure, prevention) since the 1st report in 1964. GASP has summarized the last three reports, focusing on key findings, conclusions and recommendations that pertain to emerging issues in tobacco control, particularly exposure to smoke.

2014 U.S. Surgeon General's report entitled "The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General."

2012 U.S. Surgeon General's report entitled "Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults."

2010 U.S. Surgeon General's report entitled "How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease: The Biology and Behavioral Basis for Smoking-Attributable Disease."

Following the release of the 2014 Report, The Associated Press released an article, which details key differences between the 1964 and the 2014 report. Some of the key distinctions featured in this article include:

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Last update: 1/24/14