Popular Program Offers 2 Weeks of Free Medication
Operation Quit Tobacco has helped more than 4,000 Wisconsin military troops and veterans quit smoking or chewing tobacco, like Daryl Bly of Ripon. The program offers free coaching and a two-week course of medication to help troops and vets quit smoking. All military personnel and veterans who want to quit smoking or chewing tobacco can call the Wisconsin Tobacco Quit Line at 800-QUIT-NOW (800-784-8669) for free assistance, or text READY to 200-400. Check out testimonials from Quit Line Callers.
Veteran Daryl Bly quit smoking with help from the Wisconsin Tobacco Quit Line
According to the CDC, veterans still smoke at a higher rate (21.6%) than the general adult U.S. population (15.1%, NHIS 2015).