Tag: CDC

New report ranks cities with worst e-cig problem

Between 2017 and 2018, e-cigarette use among middle and high school students increased by a shocking 70 percent, representing 1.5 million new smokers, according to data from the CDC. The sharp uptick in e-cigarette use among teens is especially... Read More

Childhood Obesity Facts

In the United States, the percentage of children and adolescents affected by obesity has more than tripled since the 1970s.  Data from 2015-2016 show that nearly 1 in 5 school age children and young people (6 to 19 years) in the United States has... Read More