Diseases and Conditions


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Tobacco Resource Center

Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States. Over 480,000 people in the United States die each year of tobacco-related illness due to smoking or secondhand smoke.


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Reversing the Rising Tide of Suicide

Suicide is a prominent and growing health concern in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide was the 10th leading cause of death in the United States in 2018, accounting for over 48,000 deaths. Suicide deaths have increased in nearly every state between 1999 and 2016 and have increased by more than 30% in half of all states.

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