State of Tobacco Control 2020
American Lung Association, January 2020
We know how to prevent tobacco use and help current smokers quit, but states and the federal government are not implementing these proven-effective, lifesaving laws and policies. The American Lung Association’s “State of Tobacco Control” 2020 report shows both the progress and failure of states and the federal government to prevent and reduce tobacco use. To see Rhode Island’s report card, click on the PDF link below, and to learn more go to Lung.org/sotc.
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