Tag Archives: Florida Tobacco Prevention Training for Educators

We need to keep working to lower youth nicotine use

The low smoking rate in Florida doesn’t give the entire story of nicotine addiction by youth in our state. Continue reading

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Tougher stance on e-cigarette use in Miami Beach

…decreases in smoking are currently offset by increases in use of e-cigarettes… Continue reading

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School Vaping Craze

…kids have rejected smoking, but replaced it with vaping. Continue reading

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The Vaping Debate

If you are going to compare vaping to something, compare it to not vaping at all. Continue reading

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JUULS are Trending in Schools

… teens today are vaping in the bathrooms, between classes in the hallways and right in the classroom, with many teachers not even aware of what is going on. Continue reading

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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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Marketing Ideas of Tobacco

September has ended and our Trinkets and Trash newsletter for that month has just arrived in our mail box. ┬áLet’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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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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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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Tobacco plays a role in addiction

…tobacco does play a part with addiction and substance abuse of other drugs. Continue reading

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