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The Athena website is created for prevention professionals to develop, update, and sustain their substance abuse prevention work.

You can find general information about substance abuse prevention on this site or get specific documents and tools like sample agendas and surveys. You can also access prevention discussions and online training opportunities.

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With More People Quitting Smoking, Do We Need E-Cigarettes? By Ina Yang, National Public Radio Once a smoker always a smoker, right? Not quite. As the number of smokers drops, the remaining smokers actually smoke less and are more likely to quit, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Tobacco Control. It supports the idea that smoking in the United States is heading down a "softening" curve. That means more people are trying to quit, and the number of people... Read more...

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