Tobacco Fact Sheets and Resources
2004 surgeon general's report, The Health Consequences of Smoking fact sheet. Visit this CDC website to view the entire report.
El informe del Cirujano General sobre las consecuencias de fumar
FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products
Find the most up-to-date information regarding Food and Drug Administration regulation of tobacco products.
The Dangers of Spit Tobacco Use
Smokeless Tobacco Fact Sheet
Harm Reduction Fact Sheet (smokeless tobacco use is not harm reduction
Heart Disease with Tobacco Use
This is a brief fact sheet outlining the health risks of tobacco use on the heart.
Tobacco Use and Oral Health
This fact sheet outlines the health risk that tobacco use has on oral health.
Cigars and Cigar Smoking Risks
Cigar smoking fact sheet
Asthma and Tobacco Use
This fact sheet provides important information about the health risks of exposure to secondhand smoke for people with asthma.
COPD and Tobacco Use
Chronic obstructive pulminary disease and tobacco use fact sheet.
Diabetes and Tobacco Use
This fact sheet outlines the relationship between diabetes and tobacco use.
Colorectal Cancer and Tobacco Use
This fact sheet explains the health risk of tobacco use and colorectal cancer.
Water Pipe and Hookah Fact Sheet
This fact sheet explains the health risks of hookah smoking.
Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes)
E-cigarettes are under investigation by the Food and Drug Administration. Read the Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program statement regarding e-cigarettes.
FDA news release and additional materials about e-cigarettes
Secondhand Smoke in Kentucky (2011)
Secondhand Smoke and Infant Mortality (2011)
A colorful poster outlining the dangers of second-hand smoke in the home. View and download Tobacco - SHS Poster. Haga clic aquí para ver la versión en español.
The following provide additional information about the health effects of secondhand smoke in the home.
Tobacco Harm to Kids
The Health Effects of Secondhand Smoke on Children
The Smoker Next Door
Investing in a Tobacco Free Future
Smoke-Free Policies: Establishing a Smoke-Free Ordinance to Reduce Exposure to Secondhand Smoke in Indoor Worksites and Public Places.
Tips for Becoming a Nonsmoker
Several very different types of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) are available as prescriptions and over-the-counter purchases. Review this chart of NRT options to determine which type is most suitable for you
Help with quitting fact sheet (La versión en español)
Quick Reference Card
The Three Ds is a business card-size reminder for smokers and those trying to quit using smokeless tobacco. Cards can be printed on standard size business card stock.
Front of card
Back of card