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Historic smoking report marks 50th anniversary

by Jason H. on Monday, January 6, 2014

On Jan. 11, 1964, U.S. Surgeon General Luther Terry released the Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health.  In the 50 years since, the smoking rate in our country has been cut in half.  Unfortunately, tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of disease, disability, and death in the United States, which is why you continue to hear from the American Heart Association's advocacy department

Click here to read a news article about this historic report: http://www.freep.com/article/20140104/FEATURES08/301040051/Historic-smoking-report-marks-50th-anniversary

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