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Enloe Medical Center to Go Tobacco-Free Starting Feb. 14

By KRCR Staff
Published On: Feb 12 2013 07:47:06 PM CST
Magnolia tower at Enloe Medical Center
CHICO, Calif. -

According to a press release, Enloe Medical Center will become tobacco-free at all campuses beginning Feb. 14.

Tobacco will be prohibited within all Enloe facilities and grounds including smokeless cigarettes and chewing tobacco.

Enloe has communicated with physician offices and will help patients who are admitted.

The change is beginning on Valentine's Day and during National Heart Month.

Smoking increases the likelihood of coronary heart disease by two to four times.

For more information on heart health please visit krcrtv.com/healthy-heart.