Report of School Anti-tobacco Presentations


“Since mid November, I have utilized April Age in various educational settings. I met with junior high aged students living in urban and rural Manitoba, high school students who are addicted to nicotine and are participating in the Not On Tobacco quit smoking program and a Youth Health Forum attended by 60 high school students from grades 9 to 12. A typical presentation utilized included discussion on the human respiratory system, why youth smoke, the health effects in consuming commercial tobacco products, and refusal skills. During these sessions I conducted a demonstration of April Age…”

Lung Association of Manitoba, Canada