Indiana's statewide #Tobacco21 law goes into effect today.
"Leaders at Tobacco Free Allen County have said raising the minimum age from 18 to 21 could make a significant impact on young people's long-term health, saying nearly 90% of people addicted to nicotine started using before they turned 21."
At the end of last year, a federal law raised the minimum age from 18 to 21 for buying or using tobacco and vaping products. That change left Indiana lawmakers scrambling to update state law to comply -- and it officially goes into effect Wednesday, July 1.
Hear from Dr. Brian King about the dangers of e-cigarettes. An appropriate and relevant conversation while we are still amidst a respiratory disease pandemic.
#nobettertimetoquit #quit2stopcovidRegistration is now live! Join us and Prevention Connections on Jul. 2 for a free webinar with Dr. Brian King on The Rise of E-cigarettes: Implications for Public Health