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Tobacco Free Florida Highlights Benefits of Supporting Employees in Quitting Smoking on Great American Smokeout

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Sanford FL. — In observance of the Great American Smokeout (GASO), Tobacco Free Florida is encouraging employers across the state to support their employees to quit smoking on Thursday, November 15th. The Great American Smokeout raises awareness about the dangers of smoking and the many effective resources available to help smokers successfully quit.

With the holiday season fast approaching, Florida Health encourages all Floridians to keep food safe by practicing basic food safety measures while preparing meals.

A majority of the reported cases of foodborne illness are caused by bacteria or the toxins produced by bacteria. Bacteria can multiply extremely fast when food is kept at an unsafe temperature (above 41 and below 140 degrees Fahrenheit).

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