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NYSDOH Urges Participation in Great American Smokeout

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) is urging New Yorkers to participate in the Great American Smokeout occurring today.  NYSDOH notes that the Great American Smokeout occurs each year on the third Thursday of November and encourages smokers across the nation to make a plan to quit, or plan in advance to quit on the day of the Smokeout, and that the event challenges people to stop using tobacco, provides information and tools on how to quit, and calls attention to the ongoing problems caused by cigarette smoking.  To read the NYSDOH announcement and summary of the Great American Smokeout, use the link below.