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Teens, Cigarettes & Marijuana

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A government survey shows more teenagers are now smoking marijuana, than cigarettes.

The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention reported that 23% of high school students said they recently smoked marijuana.

While 18% of the young people said they had puffed cigarettes.

For decades, the number of teens who smoke has been on the decline.

Marijuana use has fluctuated, and recently rose.