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The Opioid Epidemic and Smoking

Prescription Opioid Misuse & SmokingIt is a vital time for public health to address smoking as a risk factor for opioid misuse. The opioid epidemic has been a growing public health crisis for...

Tobacco & Cancer Cessation Control Communities of Practice: Kentucky

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New Jersey Could Be the First State to Ban Menthol Cigarettes

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey could soon become the first state to outlaw the sale of menthol cigarettes. Legislation banning the cigarettes was approved Monday by the state Assembly's Health and...

Apply: 2018 tobacco-free grants for minority-serving institutions, community and women’s colleges

In the fight to curb tobacco use in the U.S., college campuses have emerged as a critical battleground.   Virtually all smokers — 99 percent — start smoking before turning 26 years old. That...

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