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LGBTQ Communities: Motivation to Quit Smoking Quitguide


This booklet and resource directory provides information, motivational support, and tips for individuals within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) communities to quit smoking. The booklet addresses the following:
  • How tobacco affects different groups within LGBTQ communities
  • Targeting by tobacco companies
  • Quit tips and motivational stories
  • Local and national quit resources
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National LGBT Tobacco Control Network

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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  • Release Date: 07/2008
  • Original Summary: 08/2010
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Last updated: November 14, 2012.