Youth Tobacco Use Reaches 19-year High

More than six million middle and high school students reported recently using tobacco in 2019, marking the highest prevalence of youth tobacco use since 2000, according to new data from CDC’s annual National Youth Tobacco Survey. E-cigarettes were the most commonly used tobacco product among both middle and high school students for the sixth year in a row, the survey found. (Source: Axios‘ “Vitals,” 12/6)