Great American Smokeout Going Back to College

The Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program (MTUPP), a statewide program of the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, is joining forces with the American Cancer Society for this year’s Great American Smokeout. This annual event challenges smokers to quit cigarettes for at…

Tobacco Education Campaign Returns

Continuing with the success of last year’s landmark national tobacco education campaign, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is airing a second series of ads featuring real people who are living with the effects of smoking-related diseases. The newest ads will…

Get Help Quitting Tobacco in 2011

Extra help available for Montana tobacco users who make New Year’s resolutions to quit Area residents who ring in the New Year by resolving to quit tobacco can receive free help and, for a limited time, take advantage of cost reductions on nicotine replacement therapy,…

Through With Chew Week

Four months after the successful implementation of Montana’s Clean Indoor Air Act, Montanans may think spit tobacco is a safe alternative to smoking, but nothing could be further from the truth. The Cascade City-County Health Department, in collaboration with Great Falls Public Schools, will…