The use of tobacco products is a significant risk factor for oral health, as well as overall health. We are frequently asked for guidance in the battle to quit the use of these products. We always begin with a referral to a personal physician. The following links may also provide assistance and an abundance of information.
1-800-QUIT-NOW 1-800-QUIT-NOW is a toll-free number operated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) that will connect you directly to your state’s tobacco quitline. The number serves as a national portal to link callers to their state quitline based on their area code. The number services all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S Territories and Pacific Islands. 1-800-QUIT-NOW provides US residents an easily understood and memorable number to call for telephone cessation assistance from anywhere in the US and U.S Territories and Pacific Islands. It also allows for national promotion of quitlines using a single telephone number. 1-800-QUIT-NOW was established by the NCI in November 2004 as part of a US Department of Health and Human Services cessation initiative, the National Network of Tobacco Cessation Quitlines.
www.SMOKEFREE.gov is intended to help you or someone you care about quit smoking. Different people need different resources as they try to quit smoking cigarettes. … Information about a wide range of topics related to smoking and quitting is available on this site.