Headlines Tagged with Great American Smokeout — 1,591 headlines found
The American Cancer Society is marking the 37th Great American Smokeout on November 15 by encouraging smokers to use the date to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day. By quitting — even for one day — smokers will be taking
Nov 15, 2012 American Cancer Society
added Nov 15, 2012 19:12
The American Cancer Society leads the 37th annual Great American Smokeout -- a day for smokers to quit and for those who love them to provide help and support.
Nov 15, 2012 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 15, 2012 14:08
[Tennessee] Tenn. smokers who want to participate in Smokeout can get free help from state's QuitLine
According to a news release from the state Health Department, 23 percent of Tennesseans report smoking regularly or occasionally. Smoking is a significant public health issue, contributing to life-threatening problems including cancer and heart disease.
Nov 13, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 13, 2012 05:21
The Great American Smokeout is Nov. 15. Health officials say tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable illness and premature death.
Oct 19, 2012 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Oct 19, 2012 02:53
Cabell Huntington Hospital, the Marshall University Health Science Center and all their satellite facilities will officially become tobacco-free on Thursday, Nov. 15. The date coincides with this year's observance of the Great American Smokeout.
Oct 12, 2012 Charleston (WV) State Journal
added Oct 12, 2012 15:53
Give it up: The Great American Smokeout is perfect time to quit smoking | Pacific Daily News | guampdn.com
Nov 15, 2011 Pacific Daily News (gu)
added Nov 15, 2011 00:00
Flags symbolize predicted UI deaths from tobacco
Nov 14, 2006 Iowa City (IA) Press-Citizen
added Nov 14, 2006 00:00
Last March, a baseline survey of Riverview residents showed that 79 percent of the respondents lived in tobacco-free homes. However, that same survey showed that 46 percent of the respondents were bothered by second-hand smoke coming into their homes.
Nov 11, 2017 Vail (CO) Daily News
added Nov 11, 2017 23:39
If you or someone you care about smokes, the Division of Public Health (DPH) asks you to use Nov. 16, 2017 as your quit date, and use the days leading up to it to create a plan to do so. A good first step is to call the Delaware Quitline (1-866-409-1858)
Nov 7, 2017 Delaware.gov
added Nov 7, 2017 20:17
Help came from the county’s Partnerships to Improve Community Health program, part of its department of health and wellness. During the fall, program staff, organization representatives and residents convinced business owners to hang up No Smoking signs
Nov 23, 2016 Marietta (GA) Daily Journal
added Nov 29, 2016 21:31