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Helpful Resources

Below is a list of tools and resources you might find helpful in your efforts to reduce tobacco use in your community.

TOBACCO USE AND PREVENTION

The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General, 2014
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/reports/50-years-of-progress/index.html

Prevention Status Report on Tobacco, 2013
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/stltpublichealth/psr/tobacco/index.html

Tips from Former Smokers Campaign
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/

CADCA’s Tobacco Resources Webpage
CADCA
http://www.cadca.org/tobacco

Strategizer 56: Creating Healthy, Tobacco-Free Environments
CADCA
http://www.cadca.org/resources/detail/strategizer-56-creating-healthy-tobacco-free-environments

Nationally Recognized Tobacco Prevention Observances
CADCA
http://www.cadca.org/ctg/holidays

Tobacco Winnable Battles Progress Report
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/winnablebattles/targets/pdf/tobacco-winnablebattles-progressreport.pdf

Adult Smoking in the U.S., CDC Vital Signs Report, Sept. 2011
 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/pdf/2011-09-vitalsigns.pdf

Smoking & Secondhand Smoke, CDC Vital Signs Report, Sept. 2010
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/TobaccoUse/SecondhandSmoke/index.html

FDA Tobacco Products Webpage
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
http://www.fda.gov/TobaccoProducts/default.htm

Research Into Action – Eliminating Tobacco Retailers Near Schools May Reduce Teen Smoking
CADCA’s National Coalition Institute
http://www.cadca.org/resources/detail/research-action-eliminating-tobacco-retailers-near-schools-may-reduce-teen-smoking

Research Into Action – Barriers & Challenges to Adopting and Implementing Local Tobacco Policies
CADCA’s National Coalition Institute
http://www.cadca.org/resources/detail/barriers-and-challenges-adopting-and-implementing-local-tobacco-policies

SMOKEFREE POLICIES

Regulating Smoking in Multi-Unit Housing
Tobacco Control Legal Consortium
http://publichealthlawcenter.org/sites/default/files/resources/tclc-fs-reg-smoking-MUH-2013.pdf

Fundamentals of Smokefree Workplace Laws
nosmoke.org
http://www.no-smoke.org/pdf/CIA_Fundamentals.pdf

Smoke-Free Laws
Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids
http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/what_we_do/state_local/smoke_free_laws/

Smoke-Free Policies Improve Health
CDC
http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/secondhand_smoke/protection/improve_health/index.htm

Sample Smoke-Free Ordinances
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dch/programs/CommunitiesPuttingPreventiontoWork/resources/tobacco.htm#policy

Smoke-free Ordinances Lists, Maps & Data
Americans for NonSmokers Rights (ANR)
http://www.no-smoke.org/goingsmokefree.php?id=519

E-CIGARETTES

E-cigarettes: Do I smell a rat?
CADCA
http://www.cadca.org/blogs/detail/e-cigarettes-do-i-smell-rat

E-cigarettes Facts
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/PublicHealthFocus/ucm172906.htm

The Renormalization of Smoking?  E-cigarettes and the Tobacco “Endgame”
The New England Journal of Medicine
http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp1313940

Trends in use of electronic nicotine delivery systems by adolescents
Addictive Behaviors
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306460313002736

FLAVORED TOBACCO PRODUCTS

Hookah Smoking: The Sweet Tobacco with Not-So-Sweet Risks
CADCA
http://www.cadca.org/blogs/detail/hookah-smoking-sweet-tobacco-not-so-sweet-risks

Flavored Cigar Smoking Among U.S. Adults; Findings From the 2009–2010 National Adult Tobacco Survey
Nicotine & Tobacco Research Journal
http://ntr.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2012/08/17/ntr.nts178.abstract

Flavored-Little-Cigar and Flavored-Cigarette Use Among U.S. Middle and High School Students 
Journal of Adolescent Health
http://download.journals.elsevierhealth.com/pdfs/journals/1054-139X/PIIS1054139X13004151.pdf

Regulating Flavored Tobacco Products
Tobacco Control Legal Consortium
http://publichealthlawcenter.org/sites/default/files/resources/tclc-guide-regflavoredtobaccoprods-2011.pdf

SMOKELESS TOBACCO

Smokeless Tobacco Fact Sheet
Legacy
http://www.legacyforhealth.org/content/download/581/6920/file/LEG-FactSheet-Smokeless_Tobacco-AUGUST2013.pdf

Smokeless Tobacco and Cancer
National Cancer Institute
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Tobacco/smokeless

Oral spit tobacco:  addiction, prevention and treatment
Nicotine & Tobacco Research
http://ntr.oxfordjournals.org/content/1/1/21.short

The Danger From Dissolvable Tobacco and Other Smokeless Tobacco Products
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/research/factsheets/pdf/0363.pdf