Entries by Andrew Horn

KFYR-TV: ND’s ‘It’s Quitting Time’ campaign urges smokers to set a quit date

This story was published by KFYRTV in Bismarck about our third annual Quit Week. Quit Week is a statewide media campaign to raise awareness about quitting tobacco and the resources available to help them do it. We also thank Bismarck Burleigh Public Health for helping spread the message and all of our local public health […]

New Study Shows Cost of Vaping on US Healthcare

A new, first of its kind study is showing the damage vaping products have on US healthcare expenditures. According to the study, all adult e-cigarette use lead to higher healthcare usage and costs: $15 billion nationally and $2,024 per user. $1.3 billion of this total was attributed to exclusive e-product usage.   To read the […]

WHO: Tobacco Poisoning Our Planet

This article was published by the World Health Organization (WHO) detailing the damage tobacco production and pollution does to the environment. To read the report, click on the link below. Tobacco: Poisoning Our Planet WHO Report