CDC: Tips From Former CDC: Tips From Former 1 day ago   02:50

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
By the time Brian was 11 years old, he was already smoking close to a pack of cigarettes a day. In this video from CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign, he talks about how he smoked during his youth, marriage, and throughout his career in the Air Force. He had a heart attack at age 35 and spent months in hospital rooms.

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CDC: Tips From Former CDC: Tips From Former 1 day ago   01:08

Becky smoked and now has end-stage COPD. In this video from CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign, Becky talks about how her life has changed now that she needs continuous oxygen. Although she’s very grateful for the life-giving benefits of her oxygen tank, she explains that her life is very different than it was before she developed COPD.

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