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Secondhand Smoke

See the resources below for information about secondhand smoke and how to quit smoking.

Resources

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For Parents and Patients

Secondhand Smoke and Asthma Fact Sheet (PDF Document 86 KB)
A one page printable handout for families about secondhand smoke and asthma from the Utah Department of Health.

Secondhand Smoke and Asthma Fact Sheet (Spanish) Datos sobre el asma y el humo de segunda mano (PDF Document 86 KB)
A one page printable handout for families about secondhand smoke and asthma from the Utah Department of Health. (Spanish) El humo de segunda mano, conocido tambien como humo de ambiental...

Kids and Cigarette Smoke
A webpage by the Asthma Initiative of Michigan directed at 7 to 12 year olds about avoiding secondhand smoke and peer pressure to take up smoking.

ABCs of Environmental Tobacco Smoke
A webpage by the Utah Tobacco Prevention Control Program for parents and families.

Utah Tobacco Cessation Resource Directory
A webpage by the Utah Tobacco Prevention and Control Program under the Utah Department of Health providing a comprehensive listing, county by county, of resources for quitting smoking.

Quit Tips: Don't Let Another Year Go Up in Smoke (in English)
A single webpage by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention providing tips for quitting smoking.

Quit Tips: Don't Let Another Year Go Up in Smoke (in Spanish)
A single webpage, written in spanish, by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention providing tips for quitting smoking.

Smoking, Teens, and Asthma
A webpage by the Asthma Initiative of Michigan addressing teenagers about the hazards of smoking with asthma.

Utah 2002 Health Status Update on Smoking (PDF Document 27 KB)
The Utah Department of Health summarizes the status of smoking in the state of Utah.

Youth Tobacco Cessation Guide
A website by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with links to pdf chapters (each around 10 pages)addressing smoking cessation.

I Quit! What to do when you're sick of smoking (PDF Document)
An 8 page handout from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention addressing smoking, chewing, and dipping.

You Can Quit Smoking (PDF Document)
A 15 page booklet by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC on quitting smoking.

Insurance Coverage for Smoking Cessation (PDF Document)
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, a rational for insurance providers to cover smoking cessation programs and treatments. Lists FDA approved medications.

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Content Last Updated: 12/2008