Recent News

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month: Resources from the CDC

From CDC's Office on Smoking and Health: March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. This is a great opportunity...

Increased Estimates of Death from Smoking

New York Times published a story citing an NEJM study that revises the number of annual smoking-related deaths from 480,000/year to 540,000. The new deaths come from increased risks of infection,...

CVS Health Foundation Commits $5 Million to Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --The CVS Health Foundation today announced a$5 million five-year commitment to the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids to launch its new "Making the Next...

CDC: 58 million nonsmokers in US are still exposed to secondhand smoke

Contact: CDC Media Relations (404) 639-3286 58 million nonsmokers in US are still exposed to secondhand smoke Two of every five children -- including seven in 10 black children -- are exposed...

Pages