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Youth ‘epidemic’ use of flavored tobacco products

From Tom Boo, MD, Mono County Health Department: Adolescent and child use of addictive flavored tobacco products has reached epidemic levels in our communities and across the United States. Use of e-cigarettes (vaping) by high school students nearly doubled over the past year to over one in five kids, with about one in ten middle school students also […]

 
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Mono County focusing local efforts on opioid epidemic

From Mono County Heath Officer Dr. Tom Boo Opioids: Reducing Harm in Mono County Today’s Monogram focuses on local efforts to address the opioid epidemic, which has been declared a national emergency. Tens of thousands of Americans will die this year from opioid overdose. There are people at risk in every community, including ours. As County Public […]

 
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Dr. Tom Boo named Mono Public Health Officer

Press release It is an honor and pleasure to announce that Dr. Tom Boo has joined Mono County as the Public Health Officer. An East Coast native and graduate of the Medical College of Virginia, Dr. Boo moved to the Eastern Sierra in 1996 after finishing residency at Ventura County Medical Center. He worked at […]

 
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