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Sunday, May 31st is World No Tobacco Day!

Sunday, May 31, 2020 (All day)

Sunday, May 31st is World No Tobacco Day!

This year’s focus is on protecting young people from the marketing of the tobacco industry and helping them avoid using tobacco and nicotine.  According to WHO, tobacco use kills more than 8 million people around the world each year; according to CDC, tobacco use kills over 480,000 people in the US per year, with some statistics showing an even larger number.

Campaign information/resources along with more general resources have been included below for you to share and/or promote:

World No Tobacco Day Campaign Information from World Health Organization and American Cancer Society

 CDC OSH

Smoking Cessation Leadership Center – Fact Sheets & Reports Resources Page