Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable illness and death in the United States. Although the adult smoking rate has declined to about 17%, currently more than 40 million Americans smoke. Cigarette smoking and exposure to tobacco smoke account for more than 480,000 deaths annually in the United States. Learn more about the effects of tobacco use and find related tobacco-related fact sheets at: https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/index.htm

E-cigarettes

Quitline Iowa

  • The vast majority of smokers want to quit.

1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669) 
https://iowa.quitlogix.org/

 

Quit Smoking Tips

Changes Your Body Goes Through When you Quit

Recovery and Confidence Moving Forward

 

Tobacco/Smoking and Related Policies at ISU

Smoke-Free Campus – http://www.policy.iastate.edu/policy/smoking

Student Disciplinary Regulations (Code of Conduct) – http://www.policy.iastate.edu/policy/SDR

 

Resources

ISU Student Wellness

ISU Student Counseling Services

ISU Thielen Student Health Center

ISU Health Promotion Club

The Real Cost