Tobacco News- March 6, 2014

Proposal to exempt electronic cigarettes from Wisconsin indoor smoking ban draws opposition

“Even as the nation’s second-largest city is moving to ban electronic cigarettes where tobacco smoking is prohibited, Wisconsin lawmakers are considering doing just the opposite.” More…

CDC Vital Signs: Adult Smoking; Focusing on People with Mental Illness

The CDC has released an informational issue of Vital Signs that focuses on the links between mental illness and adult smoking.  Read this Vital Signs issue (PDF).

18 Percent of American Adults Have Mental Illness: Government Report

“A new government report finds 42.5 million American adults, or 18.2 percent of the adult population, suffers from some form of mental illness.” More…

What’s New With the Wisconsin Tobacco Quite Line Webinar

A free webinar, “What’s New With the Wisconsin Tobacco Quit Line”, is available for viewing online. Click here to watch it.