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Join APPEAL’s Efforts with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Tobacco Education Campaign
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched the second round of their tobacco education campaign last week, Tips from Former Smokers (Tips). The campaign aims to continue raising awareness of the negative health effects caused by smoking, encourage smokers to quit, and encourage nonsmokers to protect themselves and their families from exposure to secondhand smoke through advertisements, public service announcments, and social media …Read More
APPEAL Applauds CVS Caremark for Historic Decision to Halt Sales of Tobacco Products APPEAL Applauds CVS Caremark for Historic Decision to Halt Sales of Tobacco Products
Asian Pacific Partners for Empowerment, Advocacy and Leadership (APPEAL) commended CVS Caremark on Wednesday for prioritizing public health with its decision to remove all tobacco products from its 7,600 stores by Oct. 1.
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APPEAL PROMISE Webinar: The National Asian Quitline: A Tobacco Cessation Resource for Asian-language Speakers
Please join us for an opportunity to hear from guest speaker Dr. Shu-Hong Zhu, about the upcoming launch of the National Asian Quitline. Participants will learn about the multilingual Asian Quitline’s proven success in providing tobacco cessation services for Chinese-, Korean-, and Vietnamese-speaking smokers in the U.S.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
4:30 – 5:30 pm Eastern; 3:30 – 4:30 pm Central
2:30 – 3:30 pm Mountain
1:30 – 2:30 pm Pacific; 10:30 – 11:30 am Hawai`i
Increase knowledge of how the …Read More
First Journal Issue Dedicated to AA & NHPI Tobacco Use Released in a Decade
APPEAL guest edits peer reviewed articles on eliminating tobacco disparities among AAs & NHPIs
Oakland, C.A. – Today, Asian Pacific Partners for Empowerment, Advocacy and Leadership (APPEAL) and Health Promotion Practice(HPP) released the second ever (and first in over a decade) issue of a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to tobacco use in the Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AA & NHPI) communities.
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George C. Wu
Executive Director, APPEAL
August 15, 2013
First Journal Issue Dedicated to AA …Read More
AAPCHO and APPEAL Urges AA & NHPI Smokers to Speak with their Physicians
OAKLAND, May 23, 2013 – The Association of Asian Pacific Community Health Organizations (AAPCHO), in partnership with Asian Pacific Partners for Empowerment, Advocacy and Leadership (APPEAL), is encouraging Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (AA&NHOPI) tobacco users to speak with their physicians about smoking and quitting.
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May 23, 2013
Director of Communications, AAPCHO
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Executive Director, APPEAL
AAPCHO and APPEAL Urges AA&NHOPI Smokers to Speak with their Physicians
OAKLAND, May 23, 2013 – The Association of Asian …Read More