State sues Juul for deceptive marketing targeting youth

State sues JUUL for deceptive marketing targeting youth Lawsuit alleges that JUUL has created a public nuisance Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison, along with Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan, announced on Dec. 4 that the State of Minnesota is suing e-cigarette manufacturer JUUL Labs, Inc. The lawsuit, filed in Hennepin County District […]

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Quitting E-Cigarettes

In the wake of the surgeon general declaring a youth e-cigarette epidemic, Truth Initiative® has expanded its quit-smoking resources to include a first-of-its kind e-cigarette quit program. This innovative and free text message program was created with input from teens, college students and young adults who have attempted to, or successfully, quit e-cigarettes. The program […]

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Introducing “The Vape Talk”

One of the most important things we can do to help address the youth vaping epidemic is to talk to our kids about e-cigarettes. Today is World Lung Day—a day that serves as a reminder about the importance of lung health. Do you know if the youth in your life are vaping? You may be […]

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Fitness: Tips for staying motivated

Fitness is for life. Motivate yourself with these practical tips. By Mayo Clinic Staff Have you ever started a fitness program and then quit? If you answered yes, you’re not alone. Many people start fitness programs, but they may stop when they get bored, they don’t enjoy it or results come too slowly. Here are […]

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Eat Well on $4/Day

Eating on a limited budget is not easy, and there are times when a tough week can turn mealtime into a chore. As one woman told me, “I’m weary of the ‘what’s for dinner?’ game.” I hope the recipes and techniques in this book can help make those times rare and the tough choices a […]

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Severe Lung Injuries Associated with Vaping

Minnesota cases confirmed or under investigation: 32 Updated Friday, September 06, 2019 at 12:49PM The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is working with local public health and health care providers to investigate reports of severe lung injury potentially related to vaping and e-cigarette use among teens and adults. With similar reports coming from other states […]

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