Chicago—A new Surgeon General's Report argues that smoking rates of United States teens and adults can be cut in half using techniques that are already available.
Surgeon General David Satcher released the report August 9 at a news conference held here at the 11th World Conference on Tobacco or Health. "This is the 28th Surgeon General's Report relating to tobacco, but the first looking at solutions," Satcher said.
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