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Up in Smoke: The Truth About Vaping

Talk to Your Teens About Vaping Set a positive, tobacco-free example. If you smoke or use e-cigarette products, it’s never too late to quit. Call 1-800-QUIT-NOW or visit smokefree.gov. Find credible information online at SurgeonGeneral.gov as studies are ongoing about the short and long-term effects of e-cigarettes. Start the conversation early. Kids as young as

Help with the Touch of a Button

The people in a teen’s inner circle are often the best resource when a young person is struggling. Knowing how to reach out is a crucial first step. Hannah Lucas is a 15-year-old making a major impact with an app that allows users to ask for help with the touch of a button. Co-created with

Zontians Are Raising Awareness

Zonta is an international organization that empowers women and girls by improving educational opportunities and working to put an end to human trafficking and domestic violence. The days between November 25— The International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women— and December 10— Human Rights Day— are observed by Zontians during a campaign, 16