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75 million dollars to stop smoking

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Provided further, That of the amount appropriated under this heading not less than $150,000,000 shall be available for an additional amount to carry out activities to implement a national action plan to prevent healthcare-associated infections, as determined by the Secretary, of which not less $50,000,000 shall be provided to States to implement healthcare-associated infection reduction strategies: Provided further, That of the amount appropriated under this heading $500,000,000 shall be used to carry out evidence-based clinical and community-based prevention and wellness strategies and public health workforce development activities authorized by the Public Health Service Act, as determined by the Secretary, that deliver specific, measurable health outcomes that address chronic and infectious disease rates and health disparities, which shall include evidence-based interventions in obesity, diabetes, heart disease, cancer, tobacco cessation and smoking prevention, and oral health, and which may be used for the Healthy Communities program administered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other existing community-based programs administered by the Department of Health and Human Services:

but but but but it's gonna help the country.

 

I hope Congress fails.

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View PostLet people smoke, its almost like handing out free gummit abortions.

 

 

 

the problem is they get sick, without insurance, the treatment last too long- it's too expensive to treat. They need to make cigarettes less healthy cwm40.gif

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View Postthe problem is they get sick, without insurance, the treatment last too long- it's too expensive to treat. They need to make cigarettes less healthy cwm40.gif

 

a Nancy Pelosi idea. clapping.gifclapping.gif

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