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For more images and photos, please see CDC's Tips From Former Smokers Digital Press Kit, which includes resources, multimedia, and quotes from experts.

Tips 2016 Photos


Photo of Becky
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Becky, 54, Ohio; diagnosed with COPD at age 45


Photo of Brian
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Brian, age 60, Texas; had his first heart attack at age 35


Photo of Rebecca
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Rebecca, age 57, Florida; diagnosed with depression at age 33


Photo of Rico
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Rico, age 48, California; smokefree since 2011

Tips 2015 Photos


Photo of Julia
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Julia, 58, Mississippi; diagnosed with colon cancer at age 49


Photo of Kristy
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Kristy, 35, Tennessee; tried e-cigarettes to quit regular cigarettes but ended up using both


Photo of Mark
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Mark, 47, California; diagnosed with rectal cancer at age 42


Photo of Marlene
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Marlene, 68, New York; started losing her vision at 56

Tips 2014 Photos


Photo of Amanda
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Amanda, 30, Wisconsin; smoked during pregnancy and had a premature baby


Photo of Brett
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Brett, 50, New Mexico; smoked and lost most of his teeth to gum disease


Photo of Brian
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Brian, 45, California; had a stroke triggered by smoking combined with HIV


Photo of Felicita
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Felicita, 54, Florida; lost all her teeth by age 50


Photo of Rose
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Rose, 59, Texas; diagnosed with lung cancer that spread to her brain

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Tips 2013 Photos


Photo of Bill
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Bill, 40, Michigan; diagnosed with diabetes; has other health problems, too


Photo of Ellie
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Ellie, 57, Florida; had asthma attack triggered by secondhand smoke at 35

Photo of Jamason
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Jamason, 18, Kentucky; had asthma attack triggered by secondhand smoke at 16

Photo of Mariano
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Mariano, 55, Illinois; had open heart surgery at age 47

Photo of Michael
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Michael, 57, Alaska; diagnosed with COPD at age 44

Photo of Nathan
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Nathan, 54, Idaho; has severe lung damage from secondhand smoke exposure

Photo of Terrie
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Terrie, 52, North Carolina; diagnosed with oral and throat cancers at 40

Photo of Tiffany
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Tiffany, 35, Louisiana; quit smoking at 34; smoke-free since January 2012

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Tips 2012 Photos

Photo of Annette [JPEG, 200x286 - 73KB],
57, New York; diagnosed with lung cancer at age 52

Photo of Brandon [JPEG, 200x292 - 71KB],
31, North Dakota; diagnosed with Buerger’s disease at age 18

Photo of Shawn [JPEG, 154x251 - 55KB],
51, Washington State; diagnosed with throat cancer at age 46

Photo of Shawn [JPEG, 586x198 - 101KB],
51, Washington State; diagnosed with throat cancer at age 46