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  • Great American Smokeout emphasizes why to quit

    Health personnel at Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado, advocate tobacco and electronic cigarette users kick the habit for good in recognition of the Great American Smokeout Nov. 15.The American Cancer Society established The Great American Smokeout as a day to encourage tobacco cessation throughout

  • Great American Smokeout aims to douse all types of nicotine use

    Military Health System officials warn that while on the surface smokeless tobacco might appear to be healthier it can do some of the same damage as lighting up cigarettes. “A lot of the effects smoking has on the body – causing blood vessels to narrow, raising blood pressure, and causing several