When Hoosiers smoke, everyone pays.
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Kentucky has one of the highest smoking rates in the US – and consequently, the highest rate of lung cancer too. What happened when communities started passing smoke free air laws?
Indiana may be jumping on the increasingly popular Tobacco 21 bandwagon.
The Truth Initiative discovered that 12 states in the US are undermining our hopes of becoming a tobacco free nation.
How has youth e-cigarette use changed in the last year?
Washington might be making room for another Hoosier soon.
5 years ago, Indianapolis passed a smoke-free ordinance that prohibited smoking in bars, taverns, restaurants, and other places of employment. A recent study by the Truth Initiative found that smoke-free ordinances like Indianapolis’ are one of the most effective policies to help smokers quit, decrease youth smoking rates, and protect the health of residents. A […]
When a smoker goes to the register to pay for their pack of cigarettes, they’re not the only ones opening their wallets.
A new report by WalletHub showed smoking hurts not just a person’s health, but their wallet too.
Tobacco Free Indiana’s Raise It for Health campaign aims to increase Indiana’s cigarette tax to reduce smoking rates and bring revenue to the state.