Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States and 90% of tobacco users began using before the age of 19. Tobacco companies prey on marketing to teenagers and young adults in hopes of making them lifelong customers who need their products long-term. Think about it, how many stories have you heard from older adults talking about when they started using tobacco as a kid? If the health effects of tobacco, like lung or throat cancer, aren’t enough to sway you towards staying tobacco free, take a look at some other facts below that may help you stay healthy and tobacco free.
The Semper Fit Health Promotion Program can lead you through the quit process and can provide you with the support you need to be successful in living a healthy life. Call or click the contact information below to find out when the next available tobacco cessation class is available or to speak to a Health Promotion team member.
Many people are aware of the health effects of tobacco use. But did you know tobacco use can impact your ability to get a job?
Quitting tobacco is hard. Don’t let the barriers below stop you from gaining the benefits from quitting tobacco for good..
When you entered bootcamp you were tobacco-free. Do you remember what led you to start using tobacco regularly?