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Flavored Tobacco and Youth

Many youths who started vaping, stated the reason they do is because they come in a variety of flavors. Let’s help our youth stay tobacco-free! To learn more visit

Too Good for Drugs

SILVER SPRINGS – Healthy Communities Coalition hosted Too Good For Drugs facilitator training on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 19-20th. Twenty-five attendees from Lyon County School District and Community Chest – from […]

1 Minute Prediabetes Risk Test

Prediabetes is a serious health condition where blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough yet to be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes. 1 in 3 American […]

Level Up and Take Back control

Quitting can be hard for adolescents due to the high nicotine levels that are that is masked with flavoring. Help teens make the decision to quit and take back control! […]

Maternal Mental Health Hotline

The National Maternal Mental Health Hotline provides 24/7, free, confidential support, resources and referrals to any pregnant and postpartum mothers facing mental health challenges and their loved ones. The service […]

Experimenting with vaping

Experimenting with smoking or vaping will affect the addiction pathways in the brain, making it easier for youth to become addicted. To learn more visit:

Keep positive influences

Some factors that influence youth to use of tobacco products, are the images youth see in social media, TV, or hear in music. Along with colorful packaging and the variety […]

Recipe: Asian Style Yams

Ingredients Directions Step 1 Wash and dice yams. Preheat the oven to 425°F. In a large bowl, combine the sweet potatoes, onion, oil, salt, and pepper; toss the mixture to […]