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Quit Now Kentucky is a FREE tobacco cessation service to help Kentuckians quit smoking or using tobacco products. Residents of Boone, Campbell, Grant and Kenton counties are eligible to receive four weeks of free nicotine patches when they get help through the Quit Line. Learn more. - See more at:

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Prescription drug abuse often starts at home, with teenagers stealing unused medications from family medicine cabinets. Unwanted prescription drugs can be safely disposed of in collection boxes. In 2015, the Northern Kentucky Drug Strike Task Force Collected more than half a ton of medication from Northern Kentuckians through these boxes. There are 14 local drop-off boxes. To find the one near you, visit More Info

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Williamstown Mayor Recognized for Efforts to Improve Health and Prevent Disease

The Health Department will honor Williamstown, Ky., Mayor Rick Skinner with the 2016 Award of Excellence in Public Health. Skinner is being recognized for his leadership of the Fitness for Life Around Grant County (FFLAG) coalition as it works to improve health in Grant County, specifically efforts to create opportunities for physical activity and improved nutrition for residents; and for his willingness to advocate for a syringe access exchange program. More info

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