Prevention

 

 

Do Not Use Tobacco

Why?

Smoking causes 30% of all cancer deaths. Tobacco contains 28 cancer-causing ingredients.There is no safe tobacco product.

How?
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  • Set a good example; teach kids not to use tobacco.
  • Set a date to quit if you use tobacco.
  • If you don’t use tobacco, don’t start.
  • Seek support if you want to quit.
Further resources
Healthy Highlights Podcast: Smoking Cessation
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The Healthy Highlights podcast series features interviews with Dartmouth-Hitchcock clinicians about various health topics. A new episode is released every two weeks.

In this series we speak with nurse practitioner Elizabeth Maislen and Tobacco Treatment Specialist Ellen Prior about quitting tobacco.

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