Tobacco is West Virginia’s number one preventable killer.
Exposure to secondhand smoke is a common and significant hazard in West Virginia. In fact breathing secondhand smoke has been shown to cause or contribute too many serious health conditions.
Cabell-Huntington Health Department facilitates the American Lung Association Freedom From Smoking clinic. These clinics are eight weeks and taught at the Cabell-Huntington Health Department. In addition to this clinic, cessation services can be accessed through the West Virginia Tobacco cessation hotline at 1-800-QUITNOW(1-800-784-8669). This is a toll free service to West Virginia residents that are interested in quitting smoking.