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The TSET Better Health Podcast is your go-to source for everything related to tobacco, health, fitness and community. Join us each month as we cover topics like health care in rural communities, mental health and tobacco use, childhood obesity and prevention, farmers markets, life-saving research, community-based TSET Healthy Living Program grants and more. You can find us online anywhere you listen to podcasts. Please follow our Facebook page for updates.

Episode #26: A Vicious Cycle: Mental Health, Nicotine and Youth Resources

April 29, 2022

We all know that nicotine addiction is bad for the body, but what about the mind? This month, the TSET Better Health Podcast takes a deep dive into how tobacco impacts mental health with three special guests: Tony Stelter from ODMHSAS talks about the toxic relationship between tobacco addiction and mental health and the vicious cycles that keep users coming back for more. Krysten Isaac of Rescue Agency and Dr. Thomas Ylioja of National Jewish Health talk about two innovative tobacco cessation programs aimed toward helping youth and young adults quit smoking or vaping.

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Last Modified on May 02, 2022