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January 21, 2019
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Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
January 21, 2019 - 6:33pm
January 20, 2019
Community members exchange ideas for a new tobacco coalition in the Crow Wing County area at an inaugural informational meeting at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center on Tuesday, Jan. 15. The Minnesota Department of Health, Crow Wing County, Crow Wing Energized and their partners are supporting community-driven solutions to create tobacco-free environments and promote quitting tobacco use. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
January 20, 2019 - 3:00am
January 8, 2019
Crow Wing Energized starts tobacco coalition
January 8, 2019 - 4:30am
November 26, 2018
Crow Wing Energized: Breaking the habit
November 26, 2018 - 3:00am
November 15, 2018
Essentia Health certified tobacco treatment specialist Janet Ellevold, a registered nurse at the Brainerd clinic, holds a carbon monoxide breathalyzer-type device used to help patients measure the carbon monoxide levels in the lungs. Submitted photo
Essentia Health offers way to quit smoking for better health
November 15, 2018 - 3:00am
September 12, 2018
Many e-cigarettes and other tobacco-related products come in cherry and other fruity flavors that are targeted toward the younger generation. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
As more Minnesota kids vape and smoke, health department issues advisory on dangers
September 12, 2018 - 10:54am
August 16, 2018
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Children who lived with smokers are more likely to die of lung disease as adults, study says
August 16, 2018 - 10:16am
July 22, 2018
Reader Opinion: The cost of smoking
July 22, 2018 - 6:30am
June 20, 2018
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
June 20, 2018 - 2:17pm
June 12, 2018
Bridges of Hope Executive Director Kassie Heisserer
Crow Wing County: Tackling community problems in new way
June 12, 2018 - 8:00am
March 15, 2018
Discarded cigarettes at a U.S. Tobacco manufacturing plant in Timberlake, N.C., Jan. 23, 2017. (Jeremy M. Lange/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
FDA takes 'historic' step to lower nicotine in cigarettes
March 15, 2018 - 11:46am
March 8, 2018
Push begins for raising tobacco age limit to 21 in Minn.
March 8, 2018 - 7:03pm
February 15, 2018
Youth vaping spike unsettles health Minn. health officials
February 15, 2018 - 6:58pm
January 4, 2018
A cell culture laboratory at I-Mab Biopharma in Shanghai, Dec. 12, 2017. A growing number of Chinese pharmaceutical companies are trying to break into the United States, seeking regulatory approval to offer their treatments for cancer and other ailments. (Yuyang Liu/The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Cancer deaths fall to lowest rate in decades as smoking declines
January 4, 2018 - 9:40am
December 2, 2017
Public housing complexes to go smoke-free
December 2, 2017 - 8:25pm