Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center

Tobacco Cessation

Smoking is a hard habit to break. By joining UT Southwestern Medical Center’s free smoking cessation program, patients can make this the year to succeed and stop smoking for good.

Call 1-888-980-6050 or email to join the program or learn more.

The benefits of tobacco cessation are numerous: Ten years after a person stops smoking, his or her risk of dying from lung cancer drops by half. 

Additional inspiration to help patients quit smoking:

See the small steps you can take to quit smoking for good (guide)

Learn about prevention and treatment of lung cancer (PDF) (guide)

Should you be screened for lung cancer? (blog)

Lung Cancer (blog)

Patient Testimonial (video)

Mapping Nicotine Addiction (video)

Dangerous trend: E-cigarettes and young people (blog)