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Today is the 37th Annual Great American Smoke Out. Quitting smoking is challenging, but it can be done. The American Cancer Society encourages smokers to make Nov. 15 the day to create a plan to kick the habit.
Nov 15, 2012 Lompoc (CA) Record
added Nov 15, 2012 21:17
The American Cancer Society is marking the 37th Great American Smokeout on November 15 by encouraging smokers to use the date to make a plan to quit, or to plan in advance and quit smoking that day. By quitting — even for one day — smokers will be taking
Nov 15, 2012 American Cancer Society
added Nov 15, 2012 19:12
Do you consider yourself one of the nearly 70% of tobacco users who want to quit?1 If so, FDA invites you to join the American Cancer Society’s 37th Great American Smokeout on November 15.
Nov 15, 2012 FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 15, 2012 19:11
Clear Gains, Wisconsin’s Smoke-Free Housing Initiative, lists the following hazards of secondhand smoke: -It is toxic, with more than 7,000 chemical compounds, including recognizable poisons and 40 causes of cancer.
Nov 15, 2012 Winona (MN) Daily News
added Nov 15, 2012 18:33
The American Cancer Society leads the 37th annual Great American Smokeout -- a day for smokers to quit and for those who love them to provide help and support.
Nov 15, 2012 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 15, 2012 14:08
Today is the American Cancer Society's 37th annual Great American Smokeout and if you're trying to quit, new research says the nicotine patch or prescription drugs work much better than trying it cold turkey.
Nov 15, 2012 AARP
added Nov 15, 2012 10:08
Any day is a good day to quit smoking, but Thursday you definitely won't be alone. Thousands of smokers will be willing to butt out. The goal of the smokeout is to quit for at least one day.
Nov 15, 2012 WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added Nov 15, 2012 10:01
[Tennessee] Tenn. smokers who want to participate in Smokeout can get free help from state's QuitLine
According to a news release from the state Health Department, 23 percent of Tennesseans report smoking regularly or occasionally. Smoking is a significant public health issue, contributing to life-threatening problems including cancer and heart disease.
Nov 13, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 13, 2012 05:21
Contra Costa Health Services is gearing up to convince smokers to stub out their cigarettes for good next week during the American Cancer Society's 37th Annual "Great American Smokeout." Health Services will offer smokers "Quit Kits" at locations through
Nov 12, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 13, 2012 03:08
Great American Smokeout goes online to help smokers quit
Nov 10, 2012 Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Nov 10, 2012 12:52