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CDC: Adult cigarette smoking rate overall hits all-time low

Contact: CDC Media Relations (404) 639-3286 Adult cigarette smoking rate overall hits all-time low Despite progress, smoking rates stay high for certain groups The cigarette smoking rate among...

SAMHSA: About 1 in 4 mental health treatment facilities offer services to quit smoking

About 1 in 4 mental health treatment facilities offer services to quit smoking   Cigarette smoking remains at a high rate among persons with mental illness According to a new...

Safeway Pharmacies to Incorporate Ask-Advise-Refer in Over 1,000 Pharmacies by 2015

  Safeway will be the first community pharmacy chain to incorporate an organization-wide initiative to include brief smoking cessation interventions as a routine component of patient care. As...

2016 CDC Tips Campaign Recruitment Has Begun

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) Office on Smoking and Health is recruiting additional candidates to be considered for an upcoming national tobacco education campaign,...

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