Consumption & Prevalence
Smoking During Pregnancy (2006) (PDF, New Window)
Cigarette smoking has been identified as a significant and modifiable risk factor for both low birth weight and pre-term delivery. Maternal smoking during pregnancy has also been implicated in sudden infant death syndrome.
Protect Your Family From E-Cigarettes (PDF, New Window)
This fact sheet focuses on e-cigarettes – the facts you need to know to protect your family and friends. It includes information on what chemicals they contain, why they are dangerous and why they should not be used as quitting aids.
Secondhand Smoke Infograph (2014) (PDF, New Window)
The Infograph focuses on secondhand smoke, specifically on the exemptions to California’s Smoke-free Workplace Law (Labor Code 6404.5). Workers in hospitality, service industry and blue collar employment sectors are most affected and likely unprotected.
Limiting Access to Tobacco
Hookah Tobacco is Unsafe (2010)
More about “What are Hookahs” and why you should be concerned that hookah smoking is increasingly popular among underage youth and young adults.