American Lung Association News - May 31, 2023

Health and Fitness

May 31, 2023

BLANK is the nation's leading cause of preventable death and disease.

Break Free From Tobacco

On May 31st, World No Tobacco Day, we draw attention to the nation's leading cause of preventable death and disease: Tobacco.

While smoking has been declining for decades, more than 28 million adults still smoke cigarettes and 46 million use at least one tobacco product. Together, we can draw global attention to the tobacco epidemic and help adults and teens quit tobacco for good.

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3 Resources to Quit

- Freedom From Smoking ®: Create a unique quit plan that works for you.

- Not-On-Tobacco ® (N-O-T): Help teens looking to end their dependency on tobacco.

- Call the Lung HelpLine to talk with an expert about your treatment plan.

Let's Get Rid of Menthol Cigarettes

All tobacco products are deadly, but menthol cigarettes are increasingly harmful and addictive. Their flavor entices kids, makes it easier to start and harder to quit.

Sign our pre-written letter and tell President Biden to finalize getting rid of menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars for good.

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