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Colorado Ranks 27th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Tweet Colorado ranks 27th in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations. Colorado currently spends $7 million a year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs, which is 12.9 percent of the $54.4 million recommended by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Other key findings for Colorado includ ... Jump to full article >>