Mexican-American youths' risk of experimenting with cigarettes depends on susceptibility

Thursday, December 3, 2009 - 04:14 in Psychology & Sociology

Mexican-American teens who were considered more susceptible to smoking were 2.6 times more likely to experiment with cigarettes than their peers who expressed commitment to never smoke, according to a report published in the tobacco focus issue of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research...

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