Understand the Burden of Tobacco

Tobacco Free Nebraska
Public Health

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Tobacco is the leading preventable cause of death in the United States. In Nebraska, an estimated 2,500 people die prematurely as a result of tobacco use each year. In addition, at least 75,000 Nebraskans are suffering from at least one serious smoking-related illness.

Below you will find a compilation of resources highlighting tobacco use, prevention and control in Nebraska, along with resources from national partners such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  

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 Tobacco Free Nebraska
Department of Health & Human Services
Phone Number
(402) 471-2101
Toll Free Number
(800) QUIT-NOW (784-8669)
Fax Number
(402) 471-6446
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 95026, Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026