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Tobacco

 
 

Smoking Cessation  http://www.smoking-cessation.org/content/healthissues.asp

Clearing the air on the hard facts of what smoking does to your body.


Joe Chemo, the Camel Who Wishes He Never Smoked  http://www.joechemo.org/

Meet Joe Chemo, a camel who wishes he'd never smoked cigarettes. Joe is having trouble feeling cool these days, now that he's lost most of his hair. Worst of all, Joe just realized that he's been manipulated all his life by tobacco companies. Poor guy -- his tobacco IQ never was very high.


The American Lung Association  http://www.lung.org/

The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through Education, Advocacy and Research. With the generous support of the public, we are "Fighting for Air." When you join the American Lung Association in the fight for healthy lungs and healthy air, you help save lives today and keep America healthy tomorrow.


QUITNET  http://www.quitnet.com/qnhomepage.aspx

QuitNet creates tailored smoking cessation and corporate wellness programs for public and private organizations.


Tobacco Free U  http://www.tobaccofreeu.org/cessation/preparing_to_quit.asp#withdrawal

This website is promoted through The BACCHUS Network. Many smokers want to quit. But because the nicotine in tobacco is so addictive, quitting is not an easy task. That's why you'll often hear smokers say, "I know why I should; now tell me how." While there is no one right way for a smoker to quit, there are some key steps to take that will really help their chances of success. This section contains some brief but helpful hints you can share with a smoker or use yourself to break free from tobacco. In other words, here's how.