It is with a heavy heart that we must announce the passing of an exceptional person, our Executive Director, Joe Navidad, who has tirelessly served the Asian and Pacific Islander community in Los Angeles for over 20 years. Joe Navidad was born on February 2, 1948, the seventh of eight children to Basilio and Inocencia […]
The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research recently released a study showing that the majority of Angelenos support smoke-free apartment policies, yet 4 out of 5 apartments still are not protected. More than 80 percent of Los angeles apartment dwellers are not protected from secondhand smoke and would support smoke-free policies in their buildings. The […]
How to Help Someone Quit Smoking Is there a smoker in your life who you are hoping will quit? It is important to remember is that you cannot make someone quit. A smoker will only quit when he or she is ready. The best thing you can do is to be there to offer support. […]
E-cigarette advertisements reach nearly 7 in 10 middle and high school students. The ads use many of the same themes – independence, rebellion, and sex – that are used to sell cigarettes and other tobacco products. E-cigarettes typically deliver nicotine, which at a young age may cause lasting harm to brain development, promote addiction, and […]
The California Smokers’ Helpline provides vital information about quit attempts and helping encourage and provide support to smokers who want to quit. About 50 percent of smokers had made a quit attempt in 1990. By 1999, it had increased to about 60 percent. Unfortunately, since then the percentage has stopped rising. Quit attempts are vitally […]
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Los Angeles, CA 90026
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Los Angeles, CA 90026