Tobacco companies spend billions of dollars every year to get people to buy their products. Ads show good-looking, healthy and popular people having fun smoking or using other forms of tobacco. But the truth is, no form of tobacco is safe to use. Our Tobacco Facts pamphlet provides an essential overview of tobacco and its harmful effects.
Tobacco Facts is now available in English, Spanish, Chinese (simplifed), Tagalog and Vietnamese.
Discusses why people start and keep using tobacco
Explains how tobacco use harms the body
Describes what it means to be addicted to tobacco
Includes information about cigars, smokeless tobacco products and e-cigarettes
Notes that exposure to secondhand smoke is harmful for non-smokers and pets
Examines the role of advertising
Folds out to a poster that emphasizes the health benefits of not using tobacco