Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: R21 Grant Will Explore New Options for Tobacco Cessation

Newswise imageTobacco-related disease is especially prevalent among African-American men. This grant provides more multidisciplinary opportunities for UAB faculty to provide solutions for tobacco cessation. Preliminary data shows that 39.9 percent of African-American men between 19 and 30 years of age in rural Alabama counties smoke cigarettes.