West Florida AHEC, New Directions in Community Health

"Educating Toward a Healthier Community"


According to the American Lung Association, “the average retail price of a pack of cigarettes in Florida is $5.63. But the real price of a pack of cigarettes to society and to the state’s economy is $16.43 per pack.” Florida smokers cost the state millions of dollars every year:

With the continued support for cessation treatments, Florida has the opportunity to save lives and save money!

For more information on the impact of Florida Tobacco and the effectiveness of Cessation Treatments, please visit the American Lung Association

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