County Agency Aims to Curb Smoking

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According to local health practitioners, 25% of people in Aroostook County smoke, and ACAP is trying to help them quit. News Source 8 reporter Tom Dufton has the story.

Smoking can lead to catastrophic health issues.

According to Elaine Sipe, the Community Educator for Smoking Cessation with ACAP, 25% of people in Aroostook County smoke, compared to 20% state wide.

That's why she is leading the Smoking Cessation group, to help people quit. She says that this support group can help people find the resources they need.