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TOUCH Announces Site Selections for Healthy Community Zones Initiative!

Broward Regional Health Planning Council’s (BRHPC) Partnerships Transforming Our Community’s Health (TOUCH) Initiative has begun an exciting and ambitious new project – Healthy Community Zones – through its CDC’s Partnership for Improving Community Health (PICH) funding. After a rigorous selection process the following communities have been selected as the initial Healthy Community Zones: Housing Authority […]

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Youth cigarette smoking declines, cigar use rises – OP-ED by Matthew Competiello (American Lung Association in Florida)

This article was written by Matthew Competiello of the American Lung Association in Florida (a TOUCH Partner) and originally published by Sun-Sentinel.com The Sun Sentinel’s coverage of the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance results released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last month highlights a report filled with many encouraging signs for Florida youth. After decades […]