This article by Ronald Valdiserri, M.D., M.P.H., Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, Infectious Diseases, and Director, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, origiinally appeared on AIDS.gov Blog here.
Across the country, many people are preparing to take an important step to improve their health today; they are planning to quit smoking. Why today? It’s the 37th Great American Smokeout. Organized annually by the American Cance