Press Room

Press Room

Welcome to the Determined To Quit press room. Please click here for the latest facts, figures and statistics on tobacco prevention and control in Pennsylvania.

Media Contact
Yasmin Coleman
717-787-1783
ycoleman@state.pa.us

Smoking Fact

When you quit smoking, your risk of stroke decreases steadily. Former smokers have the same stroke risk as nonsmokers after 5 to 15 years.