- Ann Tucker
CDC launches 2021 Tips From Former Smokers campaign
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the launch of their 2021 Tips From Former Smokers campaign, which is now entering its 10 year. As described in the announcement, the campaign profiles real people living with serious long-term health effects from smoking and secondhand smoke exposure. The campaign also features stories of the toll smoking-related conditions have taken on family members. In addition, the CDC released a new feature article, “10 Years of Tips”, sharing how the campaign has led to over one million Americans to quit smoking. It also includes resources for individuals trying to quit smoking and for family members.