First Annual Birmingham Area Kick Butts Day t-shirt Contest

first annual Birmingham area Kick Butts Day t-shirt contest. Two student winners were selected, one middle school student, Gibson Bean from Vestavia Middle School, and one high school student, Vanessa Olguin from Holy Family Cristo Rey. Both student’s designs are featured on our official Kick Butts Day t-shirt

Alabama Department of Public Health – Kick Butts Day

This year, our Birmingham-area grant from the Alabama Department of Public Health sponsored six different schools in the Birmingham area to participate in Kick Butts Day activities. Participating schools included Holy Family Cristo Rey, Carver High School, Jefferson Christian Academy, Irondale Middle School, the Altamont School, and Spain Park High School.

Surgeon General’s Advisory on E-cigarette Use Among Youth

Originally posted at: I, Surgeon General of the United States Public Health Service, VADM Jerome Adams, am emphasizing the importance of protecting our children from a lifetime of nicotine addiction and associated health risks by immediately addressing the epidemic of youth e-cigarette use. The recent surge in e-cigarette use among youth, which has been fueled by new types...

The Alabama Department of Public Health Request for Proposal (RFP)

Want to get your community involved in Youth Tobacco Prevention? Now is your chance. The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is pleased to release a Request for Proposal (RFP) for its Alabama Youth Tobacco Prevention Program. ADPH is seeking competitive proposals to affect social norm change around tobacco use, address the marketing of emerging...