Materials for Smoking Cessation Programs

Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (). “Cessation Materials for State Tobacco Control ProgramsCenters for Disease Control and Prevention. Atlanta, GA.

Facts about Smoking

  • Smoking leads to chronic diseases such as cancer, stroke, lung problems as well as heart disease.
  • Smoking is the leading preventable cause of death.
  • In 2009, 20.6% of all United States adults were smokers.

Source:
Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (). “Smoking & Tobacco Use: Fast Facts.Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Atlanta, GA.