January 13, 2014
5:21 am

50th Anniversary of the Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health – Media Statement

Fifty years ago today was a tipping point in recognizing and reversing the deadly epidemic caused by smoking. The first Surgeon General’s report on smoking and health, released on January 11, 1964, made clear that smoking causes cancer.


This article originally appeared here: https://tools.cdc.gov/api/embed/downloader/download.asp?m=132608&c=308743. The source website for this article is CDC Newsroom Feed.
The original publication date for this article is January 13, 2014 10:21 am

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