Tobacco Prevention Program
Request for Applications: King County Youth Marijuana Prevention and Education Program
Funding is available to support community agencies and organizations interested in conducting youth marijuana/vaping prevention projects that align with the objectives of the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America Seven Strategies for Community Change and Washington State’s Youth Marijuana Prevention and Education Program.
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Public Health Insider blog, January 6, 2016
Local colleges reinvigorate tobacco prevention
Public Health Insider blog, November 18, 2015
Within minutes of quitting smoking...
- 20 minutes after quitting:
Your heart rate drops.
- 12 hours after quitting:
Carbon monoxide level in your blood drops to normal.
- 2 weeks to 3 months after quitting:
Your heart attack risk begins to drop and your lung function begins to improve.
Quitting smoking improves your health and reduces your risk of heart disease, cancer, lung disease, and many other smoking-related illnesses.
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Tobacco Prevention Program • About us
401 5th Ave, Suite 1100
Seattle, WA 98104
Link/share our site at www.kingcounty.gov/health/tobacco