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Anti-Smoking Special Program Among Teens

| September 19, 2011

smoking dunhill cigarettesAdding exercise improved the results of a smoking cessation program among teen boys according to a CDC funded study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. Teen girls in the program were more successful without the exercise, the study found.


Anti-Tobacco Activists Worried about State Budget

| June 30, 2010

cigarettes onlineThe pending state budget has spooked Pennsylvania’s anti-smoking activists. An annual payment the state gets as part of a legal settlement with tobacco companies is supposed to go to a number of health care sources. A couple of months ago, Gov. Ed Rendell told legislative leaders about a plan to redirect more than $300 million from that settlement into Pennsylvania’s general fund, which is basically a pot for all the state’s money that isn’t designated for a specific purpose.