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Events

Event 6

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July 15th, 2016 1:00pm - Aug. 23. MEND is a 10-week program for children ages 7-13 that are above their healthy body weight. It helps the child and their family...

Tobacco Cessation Classes

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April 13th - December 30th, 2016 - Learn how to overcome your tobacco addiction so you can start enjoying the benefits of better health! The dates and times are to be announced once...

Smoke-Free Waco Coalition Meeting

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June 3rd, 2015 12:00 - 1:00pm - Come out and support our community's right to 'Breathe Well'. If you are interested in improving the quality of life of all by helping us...

Articles

The 10 states with the most smokers

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June 20th, 2016 - The smoking rate in the United States has fallen in the last 50 years, dropping from 42.4% in 1965 to 18.0% in 2012. According to the Centers...

Alcohol in e-cigs can affect motor skills

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January 12th, 2016 - Some commercially available e-cigarettes contain enough alcohol to impact motor skills, a new Yale University School of Medicine study shows. E-cigarettes deliver nicotine by vaporizing liquids,...

Link between e-cigarette flavors and lung disease

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December 9th, 2015 - Flavored e-cigarettes may seem like an alternative to smoking, but researchers warn that flavored e-cigarettes may not be worth the unknown long-term risks. Researchers at the Harvard University...

Bill Banning Sale of E-Cigarettes to Texas Youth Takes Effect

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November 30th, 2015 - On October 1, Texas joined 40 other states by restricting youth under the age of 18 from purchasing, possessing, consuming or accepting as a gift e-cigarettes...

Your Body Immediately After Vaping an E-Cigarette

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August 28th, 2015 - While much research has been done on conventional cigarettes, data on e-cigs is much more sparse. This is because e-cigs were only invented in 2003...

Waco Smoking Ban Passes Final Vote 5-1!

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July 22nd, 2015 - Smoking in bars, restaurants and other enclosed public spaces will be illegal after Jan. 1 under an ordinance the Waco City Council approved Tuesday. Read the...

Waco City Council votes 5-1 for 100% Smoke Free Ordinance!

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July 15th, 2015 - We've had some great success but the fight still continues! On July 7th the City Council voted in favor of a comprehenisve smoke-free ordinance 5-1. ...

Eradicating Tobacco Use On Texas College Campuses

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May 26th, 2015 - With their Casual Smoker Campaign and their Alternative Products Campaign, Peers Against Tobacco are working to improve college campus' tobacco policies and eradicate tobacco use...