Welcome to Teen Smoking

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The purpose of this Web site is to inform and educate the public on the hazards teen smoking can have on their health, and help families who may need help with a teen smoking issue. Articles include the effects, statistics, causes, and warning signs of teenage smoking. Also, tips on prevention and treatment of adolescent tobacco use, including smokeless tobacco and cigarettes. Our goal is to help prevent tobacco use amongst teenagers, and encourage teens to quit smoking through smoking cessation programs.


Smokeless Tobacco
Smoking cigarettes is not the only tobacco, or nicotine, addiction issue for teens. Smokeless tobacco is just as addictive and has it's own health risks. This article explains what smokeless tobacco is, the types of smokless tobacco teens use, and the health threat to teens.
Teenage Smoking Prevention
Teenage smoking prevention isn't easy. Statistics say 1 in 2 teens have tried some form of tobacco, cigarettes being the most popular form. Learn about national efforts to prevent teen smoking and what parents can do to help prevent adolescent smoking.