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Sandie’s story: Why I quit smoking

Posted on: 25 July, 2016
Issue: Vol 16 No 3, July 2016 – September 2016
Related to Respiratory health Health promotion Tobacco use

Lung Foundation Australia (2016)
Sandie’s story: Why I quit smoking
Brisbane: Lung Foundation Australia

This resource aims to raise awareness of the harmful effects of smoking on lung health.

The short video features Sandie Parter, who discusses her smoking story, and urges people not to smoke tobacco. Her story is a revealing and intimate narrative through the pain and health impacts of smoking on lung health. Told from the hospital ward, it is a stark reminder of why tobacco can cause serious harm to smokers.

The video is produced by Lung Foundation Australia.

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