Smokefree.gov

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Smokefree.gov

Description

Smokefree.gov provides information and professional assistance to support those who want to quit smoking.

The Web site allows users to choose the help that best fits their needs. Available assistance includes:

  • An online step-by-step cessation guide
  • Local and State telephone quitlines
  • National Cancer Institute (NCI’s) national telephone quitline
  • NCI’s instant messaging service
  • Publications, which may be downloaded, printed, or ordered

The site also provides the following resources:

  • Link to clinical trials on smoking cessation
  • Dictionary of smoking-related terms

Developer:

National Cancer Institute

Funding Sources:

American Cancer Society; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Institutes of Health

History

Release Date: 2003
Review Date: 2008
Recent Summary: April 2008
Original Summary: January 2004
Last Updated: 05/05/08

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