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Coalition helping Texans beat a costly addiction

Coalition helping Texans beat a costly addiction

"Lose the cancer stick." "When you get a real job, you're going to be one of those people who has to stand out by the street to smoke." "That smoke's killing the people who have to be around you." "The guy three counties over doesn't want to pay for your cancer or for everybody else…   » Continue Reading

University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work Study Funded by $1.5 Million American Cancer Society Grant

A University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work researcher has received a four-year $1.5 million grant from the American Cancer Society to look at how neighborhood environments influence obesity and smoking among women and their young children.