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Jan. 19, 2016: For more than 10 years, the Knox County Health Department has been helping local residents quit their addiction to tobacco. Now the agency has a special program for expectant moms who want to quit smoking. 

Baby & Me – Tobacco Free, is an evidence-based prenatal cessation program that helps women quit smoking and stay quit even after the baby is born. As a reward for quitting smoking, the moms will receive free diapers for their newborn baby for up to 12 months after the baby is born. Read full story >>

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