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 […]

When Smoking Affects Your Family, It’s Personal – Ann Staples

[Music][Narrator] Since the first Surgeon General’s reportwas released 50 years ago 20 million Americanshave died because of smokingand over 16 million people have a tobacco related disease.[Ann Staples] In 1998 my mother whowas a former smoker had developed a tongue cancerand then finally had to have most of her tongue removedand she had been a […]

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 […]