Monthly Archives: August 2012

Another Reason for Kids to Avoid Secondhand Smoke

This new study adds yet another reason to protect children from secondhand smoke. Continue reading

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Taking “Time 2 Talk” About Tobacco

Talking to your child about tobacco is the most important way you can prevent them from using tobacco. Continue reading

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Plain Packaging to Become Reality in Australia

Last Wednesday, the Australia High Court upheld that country’s plain packaging act requiring tobacco companies to sell their products in olive-colored packages with graphic picture images of smoking-related illnesses.¬†¬†That decision means that beginning December 1, 2012 cigarette packages will all … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Teachers!

Less smoking within families means our students are less likely to smoke in the future. Continue reading

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Protect Our Kids and Keep Cigars Under the FDA

…the tobacco industry wants Congress to exempt cigars from FDA oversight… Continue reading

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