American Lung Association Releases Tobacco Report Card

(Wisconsin) An annual “tobacco report card” for Wisconsin confirms an alarming trend of youth e-cigarette use. Donna Wininsky with the American Lung Association says there has been good progress on youth smoking, but youth vaping has grown 78-percent between 2017 and 2018. Wininsky with the American Lung Association says ads give the impression that e-cigs are safer than regular cigarettes but are also nicotine delivery systems. The American Lung Association’s report card gives Wisconsin three F’s, one D, and one A.

Read the details from the American Lung Association report here:

WI grades