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Sep. 18 2018

HOW TOBACCO IMPACTS THE LGBT COMMUNITY

For years, the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community have struggled with public acceptance and social stigma.  Conditions are slowly improving in our society, but unfortunately LGBT people still struggle with discrimination today. This added stress often leads people to pick up cigarette smoking as a method to cope.[1] Stress from social stigma is […]

Sep. 12 2018

YOUTH AND JUUL USE

On September 12, 2018, the FDA declared youth electronic cigarette use as an epidemic. The Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida supports the FDA’s action to protect youth against nicotine addiction. Read our statement here. E-cigarettes come in many shapes and sizes. E-cigarettes have a battery, a heating element and a place to hold e-liquid. Most […]