If you or someone you know smokes, November 21 could be an important day. That is the date of the 44th annual Great American Smokeout. Each year during the smokeout the American Cancer Society challenges you to quit nicotine for a day.
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Today Is The Great American SmokeoutIf you or someone you know smokes, November 21 could be an important day. That is the date of the 44th annual Great American Smokeout. Each year during the smokeout the American Cancer Society challenges you to quit nicotine for a day.
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