Infignos Media -- buyersUSA Consulting
NOW PLAYING
15 Radio Streams
Click Here
Signature In-Home Care, Inc.
Advertise Here

From Entertainment and Media - Youth / Children

Brought to you by The Party Center

Everything you need for your next party! Specializing in items for your birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, and all holidays and special occasions. Located at 1716 Hamric Drive East in Oxford. Call 256-831-4449.

Abundance

Statement by HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on the Great American Smokeout

Thu, 15 Nov 2012 14:29:41 EST

The Great American Smokeout is an opportunity for us to renew our nation's commitment to prevent kids from starting to smoke and to help adults quit tobacco use. Tobacco is the leading cause of preventable death, killing about 440,000 Americans each year. Yet, every day in the United States, about 3,450 young people between 12 and 17 years old smoke their first cigarette.

The Obama administration and the Department of Health of Human Services (HHS) have taken concrete steps to reduce tobacco use. The Affordable Care Act includes several important initiatives towards this, including expanding access to tobacco use cessation treatment, launching a successful PSA campaign, and supporting state tobacco use quitlines. HHS invests in and helps support local, state and national tobacco prevention and control efforts.

For individuals trying to quit, help is out there. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW and get expert assistance. And visit HHS's latest resource www.BeTobaccoFree.gov, a comprehensive tobacco website with information on avoiding or ending tobacco use.

We must support our family and friends who are trying to quit smoking by continuing to lead efforts to end the tobacco epidemic. My hope is that, one day, we achieve a society free from tobacco-related death and disease. For today's Great American Smokeout, join millions of others around the country and commit to give up smoking.


Note: All HHS press releases, fact sheets and other press materials are available at http://www.hhs.gov/news.

You can follow HHS on Twitter @HHSgov


Source: WebWire



From Our Blogs

Home Improvement Tips to Make the Most of Small Spaces

Less space doesn’t mean that you have to go without, say experts.

Smart Tips to Make Fall Lawn Care Easier

A beautiful lawn is important for a lovely home.

Quick, Easy Ways to add Warmth to Your Home Décor for Fall

It may not always feel as easy to change the look and feel of your home.

Beautifying Your Home’s Outdoor Spaces

You can only truly enjoy those activities if the space inspires tranquility and relaxation.


Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

Our Website Sponsors

Sunny King Toyota

Sunny King Toyota has received almost as many accolades as our Toyotas,including more than 25 prestigious industry awards from Toyota and Southeast Toyota. Stop by to see how all of this can benefit you! 2570 US Hwy 78 E, Anniston.1-800-365-3001

Allstate Insurance- Jerry McCullers

As a Personal Financial Representative in Anniston, I know many local families and can help with all of your insurance needs. Call me at 256-237-1100.

Sunny King Honda

Come in for special pricing and financing. Special APR as low as 0.9%. 2580 US Highway 78 East, Anniston. 256-343-4216. www.SunnyKingHonda.com.

ERA King Real Estate

We bring the world to Alabama's doorstep. Offices in Birmingham, Anniston, Gadsden, and Lincoln. Call us at 256-831-5656 or visit us at eraking.com.

Artificial Limb & Brace

At Artificial Limb & Brace Center, it is our mission to provide people with orthotic and prosthetic services and products using the most reliable technology to give them the best results possible. Call us at 256-236-2562.