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Funding Alert: CTCP CG 19-10033: Initiative to Reduce Tobacco-Related Disparities at Residential Behavioral Health Facilities

The California Department of Public Health, California Tobacco Control Program anticipates releasing a Request for Application (RFA) CG 19-10033 Initiative to Reduce Tobacco-Related Disparities at...

Medicaid Could Save $2.6 Billion Within a Year if Just 1 Percent of Recipients Quit Smoking

A study by Stanton A. Glantz, PhD, Director of the UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, found that Medicaid savings in the year following a 1% reduction of smoking prevalence would...

Kids on national Kick Butts Day

Kick Butts Day - March 20, 2019

Kick Butts Day is a national day of action when young people from all 50 states collectively educate and advocate for tobacco-free communities. The event is coordinated by the Campaign for Tobacco-...

Do E-Cigarettes Do More Good Than Harm?

The rise of e-cigarettes is often seen through two completely different lenses. On one side: Their surging use among teenagers has caused widespread alarm because of health...

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