Advancing Tobacco Prevention and Control in Rural America


This comprehensive report examines rates and patterns of commercial tobacco use across rural subpopulations; explores aspects of the rural context that may affect tobacco prevention and control efforts; and presents challenges and opportunities for improving rural health through tobacco prevention and control. The report highlights a variety of examples of tobacco prevention and control efforts underway in rural communities across America that can be replicated and scaled to reduce the prevalence of commercial tobacco use and improve public health.

Publication Year: 
2019-01-01 00:00:00
Resource(s) on...: 
Collaboration/Engagement - Stakeholders
Health disparities/equity
Policy, systems and environmental change
Tobacco and smoking
Publishing Organization(s): 
National Association of Chronic Disease Directors
Publisher Location(s): 
Maine (ME)
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