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More Than 20 Percent of Americans Use Tobacco

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The Centers for Disease Control and prevention (CDC) now estimate that 20.1 percent of U.S. adults use some type of tobacco product, based on 2015 data. The majority of tobacco users consumed cigarettes (15.1 percent), and males across all groups, including those over age 65, were the highest users. Read more at this MedicalXpress article.