Learn More about Diabetes & Smoking
If you have diabetes, smoking means you are more likely to have serious health problems, such as blindness, nerve damage, heart and kidney disease, and poor blood flow to your feet and legs.
American Diabetes Association: Smoking
CDC: Smoking and Diabetes
CDC: Tips from Former Smokers – Bill’s story
Mayo Clinic: For Those with Diabetes, Smoking Can Increase Complications
WebMD: Tips for Quitting Smoking if you have Diabetes
Time: Why Smoking Is Especially Bad If You Have Diabetes
Resources for Quitting
American Cancer Society: The Great American Smokeout
QUITPLAN Services - Smoking is expensive. Quitting is free.
Call 7 a.m. to midnight, seven days a week: 1-888-354-PLAN (7526)
Para Ayunda espanol, llamenos: 1-888-354-PLAN (7526)
American Cancer Society: Guide to Quitting Smoking http://www.cancer.org/healthy/stayawayfromtobacco/guidetoquittingsmoking
SmokeFree: Resources for getting and staying smoke-free