Smoking, tobacco and cancer


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Smoking causes at least 15 different types of cancer. And tobacco is the biggest cause of cancer in the world.

It's never too late to stop smoking, and you don't have to go it alone.

Find out more about the free support and quitting options available.

Join thousands of others taking on Stoptober this October

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Stoptober is back! Calling on people who smoke in England to join the thousands of others who are committing to quitting this October. This year's Stoptober is as important as ever, as quitting smoking is the best thing you can do for your health. Stoptober offers a range of free tools and support including: the NHS Quit Smoking app, Facebook messenger bot, Stoptober Facebook online communities, daily emails and SMS, and an online Personal Quit Plan tool. 

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