Real Stories

Tammy W.
Tammy W.'s Story
Roosevelt S.
Elizabeth B.'s Story
Ethan B.
Ethan B.'s Story
Stephen B.
Stephen B.'s Story
Angie P.
Angie P.'s Story
John B.
John B.'s Story
Noel S.
Noel S.'s Story
Christine sitting in bedroom
Christine B.'s Story
Michael F.
Michael F.'s Story
Tiffany, a Tips Campaign Participant, sits in her living room.
Tiffany R.'s Story
Terrie H.
Terrie H.’s Story
Rico F.'s Story

The individuals below are participating in the Tips From Former Smokers® campaign. All of them are living with or caring for someone with smoking-related diseases and disabilities. These diseases and disabilities changed the quality of their lives — some dramatically — including how they eat, dress, and handle daily tasks they once loved doing. They speak from personal experience and have agreed to share their stories to send a single, powerful message: Quit smoking now. Or better yet — don’t ever start.

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