How Much Longer Will I Live if I Quit?
Studies show that people live much longer when they stop smoking, regardless of their age when they quit.
Findings indicate that 90% of smoking related deaths can be avoided if people quit smoking by age 35.
Approximately 50% of smoking related deaths can be avoided if people quit by age 50.
• A major British report showed the years gained by quitting smoking at the following ages:
- Age 60 - 3 years
- Age 50 - 6 years
- Age 40 - 9 years
- Age 30 - 10 years
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