What Tobacco Free Florida Can and Can’t Do

As a government agency, the Florida Department of Health and the Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida cannot institute or advocate for new laws. We do, however, help inform the public about tobacco’s health risks and dangers, and local Tobacco [Read More...]

May 16,2014 Posted in : Tobacco Free Florida Statement

What Smoking Costs Employers

Smoking cigarettes comes with many steep costs. It costs many smokers their health, their money and their time with friends and family. And the consequences do not stop there; employers are paying the price as well. In Florida, the [Read More...]

Posted in : Quitting Tobacco

Going Smoke-free: Good for Health, Good for Business

“Will this hurt my business?” It is the question that comes up quite often when business owners consider making their establishment smoke-free. Years of analysis and research prove that the answer is no. In fact, eliminating secondhand smoke may [Read More...]

Posted in : Health, Quitting Tobacco

Declaración del Cirujano General y el Secretario de Salud Pública de la Florida Con Respecto a CVS Caremark Anuncio

“Quiero felicitar a CVS Caremark para la audaz decisión que dará lugar a una mejor salud. La eliminación de los productos de tabaco de sus más de 700 tiendas en la Florida es una buena noticia para las familias [Read More...]

Posted in : Tobacco Free Florida Statement