New report shows 78 percent increase in high school e-cigarette use (5 a.m.)

REGISTRY FOR ORGAN, EYE, AND TISSUE DONATION. THE ORGANIZATION WILL SHARE THE 2018 NUMBERS TODAY AND WHAT THEY MEAN FOR THOSE AFFECTED. THEY SAY THERE ARE STILL 750 PEOPLE ON THE WAITING LIST IN UTAH. IF YOU’RE INTERESTED IN BECOMING A DONOR… SIMPLY MARK YES ON YOUR DRIVERS LICENSE OR STATE ID CARD. BRIAN THE […]

Smokefree Housing with Mental Health America

Because of the HUD smoke-free housing rule, residents are just able to livehealthier lives and we were able to create that environment for them.The US Department of Public Housing and Urban Development set a policy in place thatwas scheduled for July 30th, 2018, and all of the public housing authorities had tobe smoke-free at that […]

Smoking Cessation with Mental Health America

Well because of the HUD smoke-free housing rule, residents are just able tolive healthier lives and we were able to create that environment for them.Smoking is just one more barrier in the road to recovery of learning how to cope witha mental illness. So if you feel like if we can if we can get […]

New report shows 78 percent increase in high school e-cigarette use (5:30 a.m.)

OF COLD WEATHER LASTS, WHERE OUR AIR QUALITUY GOES FROM HERE, AND WHEN AN ACTIVE STORM PATTERN PICKS UP ONCE AGAIN. BRIAN A NEW STUDY BY THE AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION SAYS UTAH MUST DO MORE TO DISCOURAGE PEOPLE FROM USING TOBACCO PRODUCTS. EMILY UTAH RECEIVED MIXED GRADES IN THE

Is Smoking Weed Bad For You? (The Health Effects of Marijuana)

Is weed bad for you?Depending on who you ask, weed is either a cancer fighting wonder drug, or the deviltrying to corrupt us all.And since there’s 22 states considering changing their marijuana laws, we wanted toget to the bottom of the question – is weed really bad for you??[Sciq Intro]Now, before we get started on […]

Wisconsin American Lung Association to offer public housing residents free quit smoking program

LOCAL PUBLIC-HOUSING WILL FACE MUCH STRICTER SMOKING POLICIES AT THE END OF THIS SUMMER— VELENA JONES BRINGS US THE DETAILS ON A NEW NATIONAL POLICY — HAVING A BIG LOCAL IMPACT. VELENA: IF YOU LIVE IN A PUBLIC HOUSING UNIT…SMOKING IN YOUR APARTMENT WILL NO LONGER BE ALLOWED COME JULY 31-ST. FOR RESIDENTS WHO STILL […]

Dorise Quit Smoking with Help & Determination

Well, my smoking journey began when I was 12 years old. I can remember wanting tobe cool, and popular and go out on the basketball court to smoke. It all started there.That carried on into my early adulthood.I enjoyed smoking, hanging out with my friends, not really thinking about thedangers or the consequences or the […]

What’s Wrong with E-Cigarettes?

Imagine if there were an alternative to smoking cigarettes.Imagine this alternative could help millions of people quit smoking and came with onlya fraction of the harmful chemicals that cigarettes do.Well, you don’t have to imagine it.It exists.E-cigarettes are the most innovative and promising smoking-cessation product yet invented.So, public health officials and anti-tobacco activists are all […]

How Smoking Impacts Your Lung Health

Welcome to our demonstration: The Effects of Smoking on Lung Health.I’m Jennifer Hobbs Folkenroth, Freedom From Smoking Master Trainer with the American Lung Association.Today, I’ll show you the impact smoking has on lung health.We will be comparing a nonsmoker’s lung with a smoker’s lung.The first thing you’re going to see is the healthy pink color–exactly […]