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Centers for Disease Control Campaign
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Below are tips from former smokers. These are real stories.


Title“Michael’s Story” (CDC #1) 
Guests:  Michael George Patterson (Tlingit); Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, Director, Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
Description:   Michael Patterson is living on borrowed time.  Learn how the smoking habit he picked up while living on the streets as a 9-year-old, is coming back to haunt him. 

To listen to a life-changing radio interview with Michael and Centers for Disease Control Expert, Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, click here.

To view a video sample of Michael’s story click on his picture below.





Title"Nathan's Story"  (CDC #2)
Guests:  Nathan Moose (Oglala Lakota), former law enforcement officer;  Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, Director, Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
Description:  Nathan Moose saw his health deteriorate but didn’t realize until too late that it was due to second hand tobacco smoke.  Gain insights to help you and your loved ones avoid this often silent stalker in Indian Country.

To listen to a life-changing radio interview with Nathan and Centers for Disease Control Expert, Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, click here.

To view a video sample of Nathan’s story click on his picture below.



For More Stories and Information: 1-800-QUIT NOW or cdc.gov/tips