Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

Secondhand Smoke: Triumphs and Tragedies

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES>>This is about improving and saving people’s lives.>>Unfortunately, because of the secondhand smoke in the air, I had an asthma attack within 10 minutes, so I was forced to leave.>>The cancer, how I got it, was due to my exposure to secondhand smoke in […]

#20Millon Memorial – Remembering Those Who Have Died From Tobacco

-My story… -My story… -My story’s about my mom. -It’s about my best friend. WOMAN: It’s about my brother. Since the Surgeon General first issued a report on smoking and health -in 1964… -She loved to dance. WOMAN: He was on the golf course every day. More than 20 million people have died due to […]

CDC: Tips from Former Smokers — Marie’s Story

I started having trouble walking,and I thought I had pulled a muscle.But I went to the doctor, and they told methat I had blood clots.And from the blood clots,it led me to another doctor,which diagnosed me with Buerger’s Disease.I’ve been like this for almost 17 years,and I still have to be very careful in what […]

The Public Health Impact of Tobacco Product and Advertising Regulation

Good morning, and welcome to the third session of our Public Health Grand Rounds. Allow me just a few brief comments about the activities surrounding the Grand Rounds. One is that our Internet, intranet Website is now up and running, so everybody throughout CDC can not only watch these events live, but can watch archived […]

Ages 18-25: Third Runner Up: Impact of Tobacco — Don’t Be Fooled

[music throughout](girl 1) Aunt Betsy?(Aunt Betsy) Yeah?(girl 1) Come and look what Tobacco Smoker just put up on Facebook.And look what he tweeted.(Aunt Betsy) Okay.[Two girls running. One of them stops, coughing.](girl 2) Are you okay?(girl 3) I can’t breathe; I gotta stop smoking.(girls) Smoking is bad for your health.(girl 1) So don’t start.(girl 4) […]