DMHAS: Great American Smoke Out

{Great American Smokeout}

November 16, 2017

  • Are you a smoker who's been thinking about quitting?
  • Why not start today?
  • Are you wondering how quitting smoking may improve your health?
  • Do you need to know where you can get assistance?
  • The Connecticut Quit Line: 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669); TTY: 1-877-777-6534

The American Cancer Society marks the third Thursday of every year as the Great American Smokeout, encouraging smokers to use the date to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day. By doing so, smokers will be taking an important step towards a healthier life one that can lead to reducing cancer risk. Quitting smoking is not easy, but it can be done. To have the best chance of quitting successfully, you need to know what you're up against, what your options are and where to go for help.



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