Category: Community Outreach

Group of students in radio recording room.

#808NoVape! UH Hilo students join forces with local health institute to raise awareness about dangers of vaping

Despite warnings about serious health risks, Hawai‘i high school students vape at twice the national rate—experts say this may be due to the large amount of radio advertising by the tobacco industry. A group of health students from UH Hilo are taking on the information battle with radio spots, a video, and informational materials for parents.