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Tobacco use Prevention and Cessation

Tobacco Facts for Scioto County

Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of disease and death in the U.S. Early start of tobacco use has been shown to increase the likelihood of lifetime smoking and the risk for tobacco-related illness and death.

If you use tobacco and/or vape and you are thinking about quitting, the Scioto County Health District can help. Contact Arlene at 740-355-8358, ext. 8364 to learn how you can take the steps to quitting tobacco today

Helpful Links

Tobacco use highlights from the 2019 Ohio Youth Risk Behavior Survey  

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Tobacco use among adults in Ohio, 2020                                                                                                                                 download

Cigarette Use Disparities in Ohio 2020

Extinguishing the Tobacco Epidemic in Ohio CDC