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July 10, 2017

Closing the gap between gay, heterosexual smokers

480,000 die prematurely each year from smoking or secondhand smoke exposure

November 24, 2015

UIC boosts enforcement of tobacco-free policy

Students seek more enforcement of smoking ban

Man smoking a cigarette

May 20, 2015

Growing up with smokers doubles smoking risk for adult Hispanics

Efforts needed in U.S., Latin America to reduce children’s exposure

Hand holding cigarette

April 6, 2015

Women smokers concerned about weight less likely to try to quit

Cessation programs should address fears about weight gain

cigarette box labeled "poison" in front of a chest x-ray

November 26, 2013

Graphic cigarette pack warnings reduce smoking rates

Number of Canadian smokers dropped after new labels, researchers say

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March 19, 2013

Campus goes tobacco free this summer

Effective July 1, UIC will become a tobacco-free campus, prohibiting all forms of tobacco.

April 19, 2012

Anti-tobacco TV Ads Help Adults Stop Smoking, Study Finds

Anti-tobacco television advertising helps reduce adult smoking, according to a study by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Institute for Health Research and Policy — but some ads may be more effective than others.