- Cigars have a higher level of cancer-causing substances, tar and toxins than regular cigarettes.
- A cigar smoker can get nicotine by inhalation as well as by absorption in the lining of the mouth. Either way the nicotine gets into the body, it is addictive.
- Cigar smoking can cause cancers of the mouth, larynx, esophagus, lung and pancreas.
Call 1-800-QUITNOW or 1-800-784-8669 Or For Free Online Support Click Here
Hours of Operation
Monday through Thursday - 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday - 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday - 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sunday - Voicemail is available
Days of Operation
The Mississippi Tobacco Quitline is open Monday through Saturday except for recognized holidays: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, and Thanksgiving Day.