ACS CAN

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ACS CANAmerican Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
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"It's long past time we stop tobacco companies from targeting kids and other vulnerable populations by using flavored products to make it easier for people to start and stay addicted to using tobacco products," said Lori Bremner, California grassroots director for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, in a news release.
She is President of the AMSN Florida Gulf Coast Chapter #223 and represents the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network on the ad hoc Committee with the Florida Department of Health, discussing Palliative Care and participating in State and National Lobby Days representing District 12.
19 news release, the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Heart Association, American Lung Association and Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids urged HUD to finalize the rule as quickly as possible to protect all residents' health--not just the 760,000 children Castro noted when proposing the rule, but people in nearly 1 million homes, with more than 300,000 adults 62 and older as well.
Seffrin, Ph.D., is the chief executive officer of the American Cancer Society in Atlanta, Ga., and its advocacy affiliate, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.
The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network said that current warnings are ineffective "because of their inability to attract attention due to their size and placement on the packaging." The group said that the proposal is important and timely.
He has also served as grassroots manager for New York and Vermont for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.
A majority of states are failing to adequately implement laws or policies to prevent and fight cancer, according to a report from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Heart Association, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Lung Association, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation sponsored the report.
The American Cancer Society's nonprofit, nonpartisan advocacy affiliate, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) is also working to make fighting breast cancer a national priority.
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