Recent News


Tobacco prevention and control has been all over the news lately.  Here are some great examples of Wisconsin stories.  For help publishing an article in your area, see the Media Advocacy Toolkit

E-cigs among teens sees national average drops, while Wisconsin rises - La Crosse's NewsTalk 1410AM 92.3FM

The Fierce Urgency of Now: Menthol Tobacco Marketing in African American Communities - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

Wisconsin Bucks National Trend On E-Cigarettes - Wisconsin Public Radio News

Recovery advocates: Combine smoking treatment with other ... - La Crosse Tribune

Ryan Sheahan: Tobacco is still a problem for the LGBT community -

Letter: Anti-smoking efforts should target Hmong, Lao - Appleton Post Crescent

PrideFest Milwaukee to feature smoke-free spaces | Community ... - Wisconsin Gazette

PrideFest Milwaukee to feature smoke-free spaces - Wisconsin Gazette

JAMA publishes report on risk of second-hand smoke with heat-not ... - Winston-Salem Journal

Tobacco products as deadly as ever - Ashland Daily Press

No surprise: We need to smoke less, drink less and exercise more, health officials say -

Prevention Week brings community issues into focus - Green Bay Press Gazette

Lawmaker: Budget likely to increase taxes on little cigars -

FDA urged to kill Obama's e-cigarette regs, $1M tax on vape shops - Washington Examiner

Training site for retail tobacco sellers changes URL - La Crosse Tribune

Letter: Tobacco use must be addressed - Stevens Point Journal

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Adileen Sii of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., As Central Region Youth Advocate of ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Vape Shops Want to Do Good, but Fear FDA Won't Let Them Do Well - New York Times

Vape Shops Want to Do Good, but Fear FDA Won't Let Them Do Well - New York Times

Lung Cancer Survivor: Women Must Pay Attention to Their Bodies - WXPR