Tobacco use is one of the leading causes of preventable death and illness in Alberta.
Alberta Lung is committed to helping prevent tobacco use — particularly among our youth — as well as supporting individuals in their efforts to quit smoking. We are pleased to offer a progam designed to help:
Tobacco products are geared towards creating and maintaining dependence. Cigarettes contain 7,000 pharmacologically active, toxic, mutagenic, and carcinogenic substances — 70 of which are known to cause cancer.
Visit quit smoking resource centre for Alberta specific information.