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September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month! For more information and the latest updates, please visit the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation website. There they have all the latest information regarding prostate cancer in Arkansas and information and events! To view the website, click here.
The Tobacco and Disease Symposium is a Preconference for the 21st Annual Family Medicine Update. It will be held Thursday, October 26, 2017 at the Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neuroscience Institute, 12th Floor Fred W. Smith Conference Center. It will cost $50. To register, click here.
Secondhand smoke harms children and adults! Protect your children this school year by quitting tobacco. Children who are exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke breathe the same dangerous chemicals that smokers inhale. The home is the place where children are most exposed to secondhand smoke. Help your kids get off on to a great start this […]
The Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids has released a new report highlighting the growth of flavored tobacco products. The FDA has banned flavored cigarettes, but there has been an increase in candy-flavored e-cigarettes and cigars. The report urges the FDA to ban all flavored tobacco products. To read the full report, click here.
The Arkansas Community Health Worker Association 5th Annual Arkansas Community Health Worker Summit is coming up! It will be held at the Crowne Plaza in Little Rock on June 5-6. This event highlights ARCHWA’s role in educating public health and health system professionals about the value of CHWs as well as addressing relevant policy […]