The mission of the Greater West Bloomfield Community Coalition is to build community partnerships to reduce high risk behaviors including alcohol, tobacco and other drug use, to help ensure that our youth may grow to their greatest potential.
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14 Young People Hospitalized after VapingIn Wisconsin and Illinois, 14 young people were hospitalized after vaping. 11 had cases of severe lung disease, and 3 others reported difficulty breathing. Read this article to learn more.
The Dangers of E-CigarettesVaping has been marketed as a healthier alternative to smoking. However, recent studies have now linked e-cigarettes to a higher risk of stroke, heart attack, diseased arteries, and cancer. Read this article to learn more.
A Dangerous New Tobacco ProductThis new product, called the IQOS Heating System, is not like any current cigarettes or e-cigarettes. Click here to learn more.
2019 Parent Survey Key Findings
Michigan Week Awards Breakfast
Congratulations to all of our KIC Michigan Week Hidden Treasures Award winners!
Think Vaping is Safe… Think Again
Vaping Guide for Parents
The non-profit organization Partnership for Drug Free Kids just recently published a free vaping guide for parents that contains important information regarding the risks and unknowns of vaping in kids. To learn more, visit their website here.
Vaping Tool Kit
5 Things to Know About Vaping
According to experts, vaping is a problem that parents do not get schooled on, which often leads to the wrong perceptions. The Detroit Free Press recently published a free article covering the 5 most important things parents should know about vaping.
Vaping Facts & Myths
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Marijuana Usage in West Bloomfield
Splash reporter Sheena Monnin attended a panel at Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital where both local and state leaders gathered together to discuss the side effects of using marijuana.
Risks of Marijuana
Click here to learn more about the risks of using marijuana.