Tobacco Truths

  • Tobacco takes the lives of approximately 6 million people  worldwide, every year.
  • 400,000 of those tobacco related deaths happen in the United States alone.
  • Of those 400,000 tobacco related deaths, 41,000 of them are non-smokers with heavy, long-term exposure to secondhand smoke.
  • Smoking is a habit that ends up killing half of its users, yet over 10% of the US population (33 million people) report smoking every single day.
  • Tobacco related illnesses rack up $133 BILLION in direct healthcare costs every year.

This isn’t just a small issue, this is an epidemic.

Quit Smoking Community is a virtual community that offers support and information for those trying to kick the deadliest habit in the world.

It helps volunteers and social workers quit smoking and lead healthier lives