• JoAnn B. The career that "found" me is in helping others to kick the habit.  read the full story
  • Courtney T. It has been over a year since I have been smoke-free, and I know I will never smoke again. Fasting was what worked for me, but the QuitWithUsLA.com program will work for anyone.  read the full story
  • Laura P. When I get an urge, I walk, I play with my dogs, I clean, I give myself pep talks, I do relaxation breathing and I read.  read the full story
  • Todd D. Someone else can be an impetus...but you really can only quit for yourself.  read the full story
Smoking and Pregnancy What Every Mom Needs to Know

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Quitting is a process.

Remember that everyone's quit story is different. What works for one, might not always work for another. Don't give up. You can do this, Louisiana!

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Tobacco Use in Louisiana

    • 24% >
      Percentage of Louisiana high school students who smoke
    • 25.7% >
      Percentage of adults who smoke in Louisiana
    • 3,800 >
      Number of youth who smoke their first cigarette each day in the U.S.
    • 11.8 million >
      Packs of cigarettes bought or smoked by kids in Louisiana each year
    • 294,000 >
      Kids exposed to secondhand smoke in the home