Quit Smoking: Could Where You Live Help You Kick The Habit?

Posted: Updated:

It's not easy to quit smoking. Over 20 percent of Americans still smoke, and nearly 75 percent of smokers are considered highly dependent on nicotine. Kicking the habit for good requires a clear action plan and support from family and friends.

But where you live may also play a role in how easy or difficult it is to quit. The American Lung Association examined access to tobacco cessation treatments in each state to determine how "quit-friendly" each state is in its new report, "Helping Smokers Quit: Tobacco Cessation Coverage 2011."

Click through the slideshow to see the top and bottom five, then check out the full report for the entire list.

Close
Quit-Friendly States
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

-

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Some states help you quit smoking - USATODAY.com

Some States Make Stopping Smoking Easier Than Others ...

Is Your State “Quit-Friendly” for Smokers? - American Lung ...

 
From Our Partners