New Resources to Promote the 2014 Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
CDC's Office on Smoking and Health is pleased to announce that the 2014 Surgeon General's report, The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress, is now available as an eBook. The Full Report, Supplemental Evidence Tables, and Executive Summary are available in ePUB(compatible with Apple's iBooks, Barnes & Noble's Nook, and many others) and MOBI (Amazon Kindle) formats for your mobile electronic device.
Download them for free at http://bookstore.gpo.gov/ebooks.
Please note: you will need to complete the checkout process in order to receive the FREE eBook. If you have any questions about these eBooks, please feel free to contact Leslie Norman at LNorman@cdc.gov.
SGR50 Products now available en Español
Several products associated with the 2014 Surgeon General Report are available in Spanish. You can find all the products on the Surgeon General Spanish Resources webpage.
Executive Summary: This Executive Summary of the Surgeon General's Report, released in January, 2014, provides an overview of the full report of the Surgeon General and highlights the conclusions and findings.
Consumer Booklet: This easy-to-read, illustrated booklet summarizes the Surgeon General's Report released in January, 2014. It is designed to give concerned adults information to help them make choices that will improve their own health and the health of their children, their families, and their communities. Public Service Announcement - 5.6 Million Children
This public service announcement (PSA) is designed to educate adults about the long-term impact of tobacco use on this nation's future – its youth. The PSA points out that 5.6 million children alive today will ultimately die early from smoking if we do not do more to reduce current smoking rates.
Here is a PDF document summarizing the Spanish materials en Español. Please share with your Spanish-speaking partners.