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Great American Smokeout —November 17, 2016

The 41st annual Great American Smokeout will be held on November 17, 2016. In the more than 50 years since the Surgeon General's first report on smoking and health, cigarette smoking among U.S. adults has been reduced by approximately half. However, sin
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 10, 2016 21:30
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[Massachusetts] Brodeur: Still fighting for smoking prevention

While we have made tremendous progress in smoking prevention, we have to keep fighting. The cost in human suffering and taxpayer burden is too high to try anything less. If you need help quitting, there are many private and public resources available to h
Wicked Local (MA)
added Dec 7, 2015 21:24
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[South Dakota] NORD: YOURS: State's smoke-free law saves many lives

Today is the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout, but tomorrow is just as good a day to quit and every day is a good day to enjoy a smoke-free workplace in South Dakota.
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Nov 19, 2015 17:03
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IMBODEN: California tobacco tax hike will save lives: Guest commentary

Join me and ACS CAN this Great American Smokeout. Get others to vote like a champion because our young people are worth it. California needs to shake its tarnished image when it comes to preventing and stopping tobacco use.
Los Angeles Daily News
added Nov 19, 2015 15:47
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[Florida] Great American Smokeout is Nov. 19 - Live Tobacco Free

Naval Hospital (NH) Jacksonville's Wellness Center staff will be at Naval Air Station Jacksonville's Navy Exchange from 11 a.m. to noon providing tobacco cessation tips and tools to help people quit and stay quit. "Our goal is to reduce tobacco use and i
U.S. Navy.mil
added Nov 10, 2015 16:05
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[New Jersey] This Year is Your Year: The Great American Smokeout is November 19

Each year, smokers across the country use the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout event as a goal date to either quit smoking or set their plan to quit. Make this year the year you or a loved one decides to quit!
Cape May County (NJ) Herald
added Oct 31, 2015 15:05
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Great American Smokeout: Smoking Is Major Factor in Alzheimer’s Disease

While you cannot change your age and family history, there are modifiable lifestyle factors you can act upon to effectively reduce your risk for developing this tragic disease. These modifiable risk factors include things like diet, physical activity, o
The Epoch Times English Version
added Nov 20, 2014 21:42
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[Louisiana] Holy Smokes: Anti-smoking legislation in New Orleans; Cessation Program

in recognition of this year’s Great American Smokeout on November 20, theSmoking Cessation Trust(SCT) is encouraging Louisianans to quit cigarettes forever by utilizing the free products and services it provides. The Great American Smokeout was created in
Bayou Buzz
added Nov 19, 2014 15:14
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[Illinois] WERLAND: The Great American Smokeout and why it didn't work for me

What did work for me was this: fast-forwarding in my imagination to the cold, harsh morning when my doctor would walk in to tell me ... So for all those nonjoiners out there, fine, don't quit Thursday. Do yourself a favor; do it today instead.
Chicago Tribune
added Nov 18, 2014 10:58
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Edwards Air Force Base 2014 Great American Smokeout Nov. 20

Join Edwards AFB and the American Cancer Society in observing the Great American Smokeout Nov. 20.
U.S. Air Force
added Nov 11, 2014 06:27
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