Prayers Answered!!!

Mary’s Story This is my story about when I started smoking and when I quit smoking. I was in labor with my daughter and my husband smoked at that time. I would lite his cigarettes for him sometimes. I noticed when I was in labor when I inhaled the smoke and released it my pain… Continue reading Prayers Answered!!!

New FDA Regulation of Tobacco

New FDA Regulation of Tobacco is effective August 2016. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized a rule extending its authority to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco and pipe tobacco, among others. This historic rule helps implement the bipartisan Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act of 2009 and allows the FDA… Continue reading New FDA Regulation of Tobacco

TN Quit Line

  Has your life been affected by cigarette smoking? Are you a former smoker? Did you quit for personal health reasons? How long did you smoke? Are you a current smoker? Do you know someone who died after years of smoking? We are always looking for new stories for our Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Blog. You… Continue reading TN Quit Line

Colorectal Cancer & Smoking

Colorectal cancer risk factors A risk factor is anything that affects your chance of getting a disease such as cancer. Different cancers have different risk factors. Some risk factors, like smoking, can be changed. Others, like a person’s age or family history, can’t be changed. But having a risk factor, or even many, does not… Continue reading Colorectal Cancer & Smoking

“Hello” You can quit!!!

  https://www.yahoo.com/tv/adele-reveals-she-quit-smoking-233000366.html   Has your life been affected by cigarette smoking? Are you a former smoker? Did you quit for personal health reasons? How long did you smoke? Are you a current smoker? Do you know someone who died after years of smoking? We are always looking for new stories for our Tobacco Cessation and… Continue reading “Hello” You can quit!!!

Support Smoke Free Housing

Making public housing #SmokeFree would yield an annual cost savings of $153 million, and of course improve the health of children and seniors. Learn more about smoke-free public housing → hud.gov

Great American Smoke Out-2015

Great American Smoke Out Events 11/19/15 814 Jefferson (Lobby) – OPEN TO PUBLIC 9:00-11:00a Le-Moyne Owen College (students, faculty, and staff only) 11:30a -1:30p Christian Brothers University (students, faculty, and staff only) 11:30a- 1:30p Charles Powell Community Center – OPEN TO PUBLIC 3p-6p Alcy Elementary (students, faculty, and staff only) TBA