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Smokers: It's Never too Late to Quit       Archived


Annually in the U.S., smoking causes 438 thousand deaths and costs about $167 billion in healthcare and lost productivity. Despite these statistics, more than a fourth of young adults continue to light up. Quitting smoking has major and immediate health benefits at every age but the greatest benefits occur for people who quit before 35. Quit early before the damage can’t be undone. Created: 9/28/2007 by MMWR. Date Released: 9/28/2007. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.

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