Tag Archives: Tobacco

Health Information for the New Year from CDC

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. As the New Year begins, resolve to make 2012 the year that you quit smoking. Help is available to help you quit for good this year. Read more at: http://ow.ly/8gN00 [CDC Current … Continue reading

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Smoking Cessation Support for Teens

NCI Launches Smoking Cessation Support for Teens http://www.nih.gov/news/health/dec2011/nci-05.htm The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has launched an initiative, SmokefreeTXT, a free text message cessation service that provides 24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips to teens trying to quit smoking. Related articles NCI … Continue reading

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FDA Unveils Final Cigarette Warning Labels

  New labels will help prevent children from smoking and help adults quit The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today unveiled the nine graphic health warnings required to appear on every pack of cigarettes sold in the United States … Continue reading

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Resources for World No Tobacco Day: May 31st

This was posted on the Health Literacy listserv by Julie McKinny; Health Literacy List Moderator; World Education; jmckinney@worlded.org National Institute for Literacy; Health and Literacy mailing list; HealthLiteracy@nifl.gov Thank you for this information, Julie! “Hi Everyone, I’ve been correcting papers … Continue reading

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