Promoting cessation of tobacco use.

  title={Promoting cessation of tobacco use.},
  author={Glen D. Morgan and Barbara J. Fox},
  journal={The Physician and sportsmedicine},
  volume={28 12},
Tobacco exacts an exorbitant toll on the nation's health, causing more than 450,000 deaths yearly. Although rates of smoking (the most common form of tobacco use) among adults have decreased in the past two decades, the decline has recently leveled off. Of additional concern is that youth tobacco use is increasing (1). A combination of recent scientific… CONTINUE READING