INFORMATION AND RESOURCES
The American Lung Association is the oldest voluntary health organization in the United States, with a National Office and regional associations around the country. Founded in 1903 to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Association today fights lung disease in all its forms, with special emphasis on asthma, tobacco control and environmental health. The mission of the American Lung Association is to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.
SmokefreeTXT is a mobile service designed for young adults across the United States. SmokefreeTXT was created to Provide 24/7 encouragement, advice, and tips to help smokers stop smoking for good. There are 2 ways to sign up:
1. Text the word QUIT to 47848 from your mobile phone, answer a few questions, and you'll start receiving messages.
2.Visit smokefree.gov/smokefreetxt/Signup.aspx to sign up and answer a few questions, and you'll start receiving text messages.
Smoking doesn't just affect the smoker; it usually has much wider implications. Tips from Former Smokers tells the true stories of how smoking and secondhand smoke have affected the lives of its participants.
DrugRehab.com is an addiction and substance abuse web resource. Since 2015, the website has provided researched, fact-based resources for free. Readers can learn about risks of various substances, the latest approaches to treatment and real stories of recovery on DrugRehab.com.