LOCAL TOBACCO CESSATION RESOURCE
Essentia Health offers individual counseling with a local Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist, medication options to help you quit and a personalized plan with ongoing follow up and support. Call toll free today to schedule an appointment: 218.828.7100 or toll free 844.403.7010
MINNESOTA TOBACCO CESSATION RESOURCE
Minnesota QuitLine: (888) 354-PLAN; www.quitplan.com
30 SMOKEFREE DAYS (online event, cessation support via Facebook)
From July 10 to August 9, CDC and the National Cancer Institute are partnering for 30 Smokefree Days, an online Facebook event for those wanting to quit smoking. Throughout the event, participants will receive links to quit resources, quit tips, encouragement, milestone badges, and exclusive video content with words of advice from Tips From Former Smokers™ participants. In addition, they will be holding Facebook Live streaming video sessions where staff from NCI will cover specific topics relevant to cessation, provide guidance on successful quit skills, and answer smokers’ questions.
Facebook users can RSVP at http://bit.ly/CDC30SFD
WHAT’S IN A CIGARETTE?
Click link to find out http://www.lung.org/stop-smoking/smoking-facts/whats-in-a-cigarette.html
WHAT’S THE BIG DEAL ABOUT VAPING?
Click link to download PDF CWE_Vaping
Through an assessment completed in June 2014, we have identified 9 properties interested in exploration of a smoke-free policy within the next 12 months. We will prioritize our efforts based on readiness to change assessed in survey and whether low-income/vulnerable populations are served. Total policy adoption goal is 4 properties.
CENTRAL LAKES COLLEGE IS GOING SMOKE FREE
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FREE SMOKE-FREE APPS