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50th Anniversary of the First Surgeon General’s Report

January 11th marks the 50th anniversary of the first Surgeon General’s report on Smoking and Health. (Read article). The 1964 report was the first official evidence that smoking causes lung cancer. All this week, TFM will celebrate the landmark report on Facebook and Twitter. Follow along with #SGR50.


Looking back to raise the first smokefree generation, 2014 updated report

Statistics on smoking and tobacco use, CDC