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Report: Florida adult, teen smoking rates hit record low

Ten years ago, Floridians voted in support of a state constitutional amendment to fund a tobacco education and use prevention program, now known as Tobacco Free Florida. The program has resulted in a significant decrease in smoking rates among adults and
Crestview (FL) News-Bulletin
added Nov 19, 2016 19:05
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Tobacco, Heroin, and Mental Health (Treatment, That Is)

The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) updated its recommendation regarding tobacco cessation on September 22, 2015. Under the Affordable Care Act preventive care rules, group health plans have to cover items and services under the recommendation
JD Supra, LLC
added Nov 28, 2016 01:44
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[UK] CUTTING DOWN: THE REALITY OF BUDGET CUTS TO LOCAL TOBACCO CONTROL (PDF)

- Smoking cessation budgets have been cut in 59% of local authorities this year. - Budgets for wider tobacco control work...have been cut in 45% of local authorities this year... Cuts are primarily the result of national policy decisions
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:26
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[UK] FAG QUIT CUTS FEAR

A study by Cancer Research UK and the campaign group Action on Smoking and Health found six in ten local authorities in England were forced to reduce their budgets last year.
The Sun (uk)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:22
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[UK] North West smokers at risk due to government cuts

People across the North West are being urged to back a hard-hitting initiative to support measures to tackle tobacco harm, as new figures released reveal dangerous funding cuts. A new joint report from Cancer Research UK and ASH (Action on Smoking Healt
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:20
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[UK] Stop-smoking services under threat as budgets are cut

Stop smoking services across England are facing ongoing budget cuts after six in ten local authorities (59 per cent) were forced to reduce their funding in the last year according to a new joint report by ASH and Cancer Research UK published today (Wedne
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 16, 2016 17:17
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American Cancer Society and CVS Health Foundation Award Grants to Help 20 Colleges and Universities Go Tobacco-Free in Largest Initiative of Its Kind

grants to 20 U.S. colleges and universities as part of their Tobacco-Free Generation Campus Initiative (TFGCI), a $3.6 million multi-year program intended to accelerate and expand the adoption and implementation of 100 percent smoke- and tobacco-free camp
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2016 23:20
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[Michigan] OU selected as inaugural participant in Tobacco-Free Generation Campus Initiative

OU is among the first 20 colleges and universities selected to partner with the American Cancer Society and CVS Health Foundation on a national initiative promoting smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies.
Oakland University (Rochester, MI)
added Nov 14, 2016 22:57
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[UK] Pleas to help save Bolton's stop smoking services

A BOLTON nurse is issuing an SOS call for people in Bolton to protect vital Stop Smoking Services in the the town. Jessica Turner, a former pupil at Turton High School, from Harwood, is lending her voice to Cancer Research UK’s ‘Don’t Quit On Us’ campaig
This is Lancashire (uk)
added Nov 14, 2016 14:37
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[Asia, Sri Lanka] Anti- Smoking campaigners question the financial request from the Ceylon Tobacco Company

The government is accused of making an unethical decision on its fight against tobacco and alcohol consumption by seeking a donation of 500 million rupees from the Ceylon Tobacco company, as per a proposal in budget 2017.
Hiru News (lk)
added Nov 14, 2016 14:47
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