A Review, Driving Tobacco and Cancer Off The Map

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Have you read the Geographic Health Equity Alliance’s latest Newspapers in Education supplement? Check out this young person’s review of “The Road to Wellness: Driving Tobacco and Cancer off the Map” below. If you would like more information about how to utilize this insert for...

Disparities in Receipt of Advice to Quit Smoking From Health Care Providers: 2010 National Health Interview Survey

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Daneshh, Paskett, and Ferketich discuss how the prevalence rates of healthcare provider delivered advice and how the characteristics of individuals who receive advice from other health care providers such as physicians and dentists. The data utilized in this study was obtained...

Lung Cancer Risk Among Smokers of Menthol Cigarettes

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Blot, Cohen, Aldrich, McLaughlin, Hargreaves, Signorello in their article discuss the risk of lung cancer among menthol cigarette smokers in the United States. They mention how individuals who smoke menthol cigarettes can find it harder to quit them especially among the African...

Preventing 3 Million Premature Deaths and Helping 5 Million Smokers Quit: A National Action Plan for Tobacco Cessation

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Fiore, Croyle, Curry, Cutler, Davis, Gordon, Healton, Koh, Orleans, Richling, et. al talk about how recommendations were developed to help with efforts to increase tobacco cessation rates in the United States by the Subcommittee on Cessation of the Interagency Committee on...