Over 400,000 people die each year in the U.S. from smoking cigarettes
Smoking kills more people than alcohol, AIDS, car accidents, illegal drugs, murders, and suicides combined.
Fond du Lac Sustainability and Policy Committee Meeting
Join us at our next Tobacco Prevention and Control Meeting
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Fond du Lac City/County Government Building
160 S. Macy Street
Fond du Lac
Meetings are open to new and existing members and are held every other month.
Wisconsin Tobacco Facts
- 7,400 kids (under 18) become new daily smokers each year
- 428,000 kids are exposed to secondhand smoke at their home
- Wisconsin's annual health care costs directly caused by smoking is $2.02 billion
- 7,000 adults in Wisconsin die each year from their own smoking habit