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Nearly everyone knows that smoking can cause lung cancer, but few people realize it is also a risk factor for many other kinds of cancer, including cancer of the mouth, voice box (larynx), bladder, kidney, pancreas, cervix, stomach, and some leukemias.

Source:  American Cancer Society. (1999) Quitting Smoking. Atlanta, GA.


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Cigar use has increased more than 50 percent since 1993. The increase in cigar use in the early 1990s coincided with an increase in promotional media activities for cigars.
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jrobert says:

photoKeep a "quit" journal and make an entry every day. It will help you stay focused on your goal, and writing down your feelings can help you through rough times.
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