QuitNet: the Web's original quit smoking site
button: My Quit page
Join QuitNet and track the amount of lifetime and money you'll save by quitting.

button: Community pagebutton: Resources pagebutton: Expert Support pagebutton: Quit Med Support page
Links: Resources
QuitGuide
Download QuitGuide
Q-Blog
Tobacco News
Links
Games
Q-Comics
Login to QuitNet
UserName
Password
forgot your password

button: Who's online right now
310 People
55 Members
10697 Anniversaries
today



QUITTING facts


Fact:
Cigarettes have an average total nicotine content of about 8.4 milligrams, while many popular brands of cigars will contain between 100 and 200 milligrams, or as many as 444 milligrams of nicotine, thereby making them addictive.

Source:  National Cancer Institute. (2000) Questions and Answers About Cigar Smoking and Cancer, 2000. Bethesda, MD.


Tobacco facts are a service of Join Together Online.

button: Join QuitNet Now
Frequently Asked Question
Q: I'm pregnant; is pharmacotherapy an option for me? answer
Factoid
12.8% of middle school and 34.8% of high school students used some type of tobacco in the month prior to the National Youth Tobacco Survey.
Source
User Quote
MissMic says:

photoDon't give up. Take long walks....notice your sense of smell and taste return! Use those enhanced senses to enjoy life as an exsmoker! Kiss someone you love!
read more
Copyright © 1995-2014 HealthWays QuitNet, Inc. Please read the small print.