About Smoking

Health Effects

Smoking harms nearly every organ of the body. It also affects not just smokers, but the people around them. » More

Facts & Figures

In-Depth Resources

The American Lung Association is a reliable source for up-to-date information about tobacco products and the impact of tobacco use on specific communities. » More

Preventing Smoking

Stop Smoking

The best way to prevent tobacco-related illness and death is to keep kids from starting to smoke in the first place. » More

Smokefree Policies in Multi-Unit Housing: Steps for Success

Smokefree Policies in Multi-Unit Housing

The American Lung Association worked with experts around the United States to develop this online curriculum on how to implement a smokefree policy in multi-unit housing properties like apartments and condominiums. » More

Employer Wellness Programs

The American Lung Association recognizes the need for lung wellness and smoking cessation programs for the business environment. To meet this employer need we offer a number of programs for businesses and managed care providers. Contact us at 1-800-LUNGUSA or workplacewellness@lung.org to learn how we can customize our tobacco cessation program, Freedom from Smoking®, for your business.