Items of Interest
Community-based/Medical-based prevention strategies offer a promising solution to reducing and preventing the initiation of smoking and tobacco use. Community/Medical based prevention interventions can focus on altering tobacco use behavior, promoting tobacco use change within the community, and/or passing and enforcing anti-tobacco legislation.
DHMH has released the 2016-2020 Maryland Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan! View a copy HERE. Tobacco Use can be found in the Primary Prevention of Cancer section, pg 24.
(released 12/2015) is a joint effort among national tobacco prevention and cessation organizations. Access this annual report here.