A study published by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, adds to the growing evidence that tobacco prevention and cessation programs not only reduce smoking and save lives, but also save money by reducing health care costs. read more
The HeLP America Act supports fruits and vegetables in schools, guidelines for healthier food marketing to kids, sodium reduction in processed and restaurant foods, consistent front-of-pack labeling, healthier food on federal property and national parks, and other nutrition, physical activity, […]
The American Lung Association annual “State of Tobacco Control” report reveals a tragic money trail leading to tobacco-caused death and disease that shows federal and state governments are largely failing to combat tobacco industry tactics, while diverting or misusing life-saving […]
This webinar is hosted by the National Native Network and takes place on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST. Sign up here to attend. Space is limited.
The American Cancer Society is marking the 37th Great American Smokeout on November 15 by encouraging smokers to use the date to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day. By doing so, smokers will […]
WASHINGTON — The CDC has operated generally with bipartisan support for several decades regardless of who was in the White House or which party controlled Congress. Campaigns targeting the issues the CDC has championed — such as tobacco cessation and […]
Months after the grant that brought it to life ran out, Live Tobacco-Free Austin lives on. Like many of the wellness programs started with $372.8 million in stimulus funding, Live Tobacco-Free Austin secured a new federal grant before the old […]