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Our Kids Have Seen Enough Tobacco

Adults may not notice it, but your kids see it every day as Big Tobacco tries to lure them in as replacement smokers… Continue reading

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Fire Prevention Week 2017

If you must smoke, follow some simple rules that will protect you and your family from a possible house fire: Continue reading

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A New Type of Tobacco Ad Will Soon Appear

Don’t be surprised if you start seeing tobacco ads on television and in newspapers starting… Continue reading

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Marketing Ideas of Tobacco

September has ended and our Trinkets and Trash newsletter for that month has just arrived in our mail box.  Let’s see what marketing strategies the tobacco industry has come up with. Labor Day weekend is seen as a great time … Continue reading

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World Heart Day 2017

…if you are a cigarette smoker, use smokeless tobacco or e-cigarettes, … Continue reading

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E-cigarette News and It’s Not Good

…it is too soon to give a stamp of approval on a product whose long-term effects have yet to be determine. Continue reading

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New Trinkets and Trash for August 2017

Have you ever tried to keep up with all the new tobacco marketing out here but feel that you are at a loss?  Subscribe to Trinkets & Trash, a surveillance project and archive that monitors the tobacco industry marketing for … Continue reading

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Americans still underestimate smoking risks

…do they really understand the risks and how those risks increase when you smoke? Continue reading

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Florida School Districts Upgrade Tobacco-Free Policies

As of 2016, 62 out of the 67 school districts in Florida had some or all of the tobacco-free components in place. Continue reading

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Welcome Back to School!

The Florida Tobacco Prevention Training for Educators on-line course would like to welcome back Florida educators and students to the 2017-2018 school year. Whether your district started last week, today, or you have one more week of summer vacation before … Continue reading

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