Posters are designed with graphic information about the harmful effects of smoking. Each poster has the tag line "Talk With Your Doctor." The posters feature real people suffering as a result of smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke.
Jessica - has a young son with asthma whose attacks are triggered by secondhand smoke.
Roosevelt - had a heart attack at the age of 45 and had heart surgery for six by-passes.
Terrie - was diagnosed with oral and throat cancers at the age of 40.
The Tennessee Tobacco QuitLine Palm Cards have the 1-800-QUIT-NOW number and the www.tnquitline.com website.
The Tips From Former Smokers campaign features real people suffering as a result of smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke. Their compelling stories send a powerful message:
Quit smoking now. Or better yet — don't start.
Video clips developed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are available for download by clicking here.