Cancer Research Saves Lives!
The increased number of women who have survived breast cancer since the 1970s has been attributed to early detection and cancer treatment. This factsheet highlights the impact of advances in cancer research.
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Deterring Latino Youth Smoking Initiation Through a California Excise Tax
This policy brief examines the high smoking rates among high school students with a particular focus on Latino youth who are disproportionately affected by tobacco industry marketing, access to tobacco products and affordability. The policy brief recommends raising tobacco taxes to deter youth from initiating smoking and projects the public health benefits as a result of raisint tobacco tax rates.
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Facts About Tobacco-Related Cancers
This factsheet provides an overview of the impact of lung cancer in the United States. Additionally, information is provided about the negative health impact of smoking.
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Hispanic Youth in California: Tobacco Use
This factsheet provides an overview of the Hispanic population in California, tobacco use among Hispanic youth, and information about how the tobacco industry targets youth.
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Hispanics/Latinos in California: Cancer and Tobacco Use
This factsheet highlights information about cancer, how tobacco use impacts Hispanics/Latinos and healthcare costs, as well as why Hispanic/Latino communities should prioritize tobacco education and prevention.
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