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Smoking Cessation

  • By: Shannon Gearhart
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Smoking cessation (also known as quitting or kicking the habit) is the attempt to stop smoking tobacco products such as cigarettes, cigars, and pipes. Tobacco is the single greatest cause of preventable death and disease in the United States today. ...

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