Here you'll find a brief overview of cigarette smoking: who smokes, how smoking affects health, what makes it so hard to quit, and what some of the many rewards of quitting are.
Tobacco and Cancer
In this section you can get information on cigarette, cigar, and smokeless tobacco use, and learn how it affects different groups of people.
Learn more about who uses smokeless tobacco, its effects and health risks, and how it compares to smoking.
Get the latest statistics on smoking among women, and learn about its possible effects on your health.
After learning about the links between tobacco and cancer, we invite you to explore the content in the Stay Healthy section of our site. Whether you want to quit tobacco or are just trying to help a friend or loved one, you'll find helpful information on quitting in this section.