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Tips from Former Smokers®
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Media Types
Digital Display, Out-of-Home, Print, Radio, Social Media Materials, Video
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish, Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Korean, Vietnamese
Themes
Cessation - General, Secondhand Smoke - General, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Campaign Last Updated
11/23/2021
 

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2020 Tips from Former Smokers® Social Media: details >>

2020
 Current
2020 Tips from Former Smokers® Social Media
Media Type
Social Media Materials
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Tips From Former Smokers posts highlight the national tobacco education campaign featuring real people living with the effects of smoking-related diseases or exposure to secondhand. The Tips campaign began in 2012 as the first national campaign sponsored and funded by a federal agency with the goal of educating the public about the harmful effects of smoking and encouraging quitting.  This bundle of over 30 Tips social media images, developed by CDC's Office on Smoking and Health, features the 2020 participants. Available in Facebook and Twitter formats.
2020 Tips from Former Smokers® Spanish Social Media: details >>

2020
 Current
2020 Tips from Former Smokers® Spanish Social Media
Media Type
Social Media Materials
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Empowerment/Social Norms, Quitline Promotion
Description
Tips From Former Smokers posts highlight the national tobacco education campaign featuring real people living with the effects of smoking-related diseases or exposure to secondhand. The Tips campaign began in 2012 as the first national campaign sponsored and funded by a federal agency with the goal of educating the public about the harmful effects of smoking and encouraging quitting. 
Advertorial, Excision-Vietnamese: details >>

2017
 Current
Advertorial, Excision-Vietnamese
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
Vietnamese
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion
Description
These print advertisements from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are created for Asian audiences (Chinese or Korean). In this print ad, the stories of two participants from the “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign — Roosevelt and Suzy — are joined under the headline, “SMOKING CAN LEAD TO NUMEROUS HEARTS GETTING HURT — YOUR HEART IS INCLUDED!” The ads show a phone number for the Asian Smokers’ Quitline. Ads are in 10.38"x10.44" and 5.68"x10.49" resizable dimensions and available in JPEG, and PDF formats.
Advertorial, Heart Health-Korean: details >>

2017
 Current
Advertorial, Heart Health-Korean
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
Korean
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion
Description
These print advertisements from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are created for Asian audiences (Chinese or Korean). In this print ad, the stories of two participants from the “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign — Roosevelt and Suzy — are joined under the headline, “SMOKING CAN LEAD TO NUMEROUS HEARTS GETTING HURT — YOUR HEART IS INCLUDED!” The ads show a phone number for the Asian Smokers’ Quitline. Ads are in 10.5"x10" and 4.92"x10.09" resizable dimensions and available in JPEG, and PDF formats.
Advertorial, Heart Health-Traditional Chinese: details >>

2017
 Current
Advertorial, Heart Health-Traditional Chinese
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
Chinese (Traditional)
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion
Description
These print advertisements from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are created for Asian audiences (Chinese or Korean). In this print ad, the stories of two participants from the “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign — Roosevelt and Suzy — are joined under the headline, “SMOKING CAN LEAD TO NUMEROUS HEARTS GETTING HURT — YOUR HEART IS INCLUDED!” The ads show a phone number for the Asian Smokers’ Quitline. Ads are in 11.25"x9.6" and 5.6"x10.10" resizable dimensions and available in JPEG, and PDF formats.
Advertorial, Hearth Health-Simplified Chinese: details >>

2017
 Current
Advertorial, Hearth Health-Simplified Chinese
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
Chinese (Simplified)
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion
Description
These print advertisements from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are created for Asian audiences (Chinese or Korean). In this print ad, the stories of two participants from the “Tips From Former Smokers” campaign — Roosevelt and Suzy — are joined under the headline, “SMOKING CAN LEAD TO NUMEROUS HEARTS GETTING HURT — YOUR HEART IS INCLUDED!” The ads show a phone number for the Asian Smokers’ Quitline. Ads are in 11.25"x9.6" and 6"x9.98" resizable dimensions and available in JPEG, and PDF formats.
Amanda B.'s Tip: details >>

2014
 Current
Amanda B.'s Tip
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Description
Smoking during pregnancy can cause serious health problems for mothers and babies. Amanda, who is 30, tried hard to quit smoking when she learned she was pregnant. But she was unable to overcome her addiction to cigarettes. Her baby was born 2 months early, weighing only 3 pounds. In this TV ad for CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign, Amanda talks about the weeks that her baby spent in a hospital incubator. This ad was designed and tested for an adult population aged 18–54 years.
Amanda B.'s Tip: details >>

2014
 Current
Amanda B.'s Tip
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Description
Smoking during pregnancy can cause serious health problems for mothers and babies. Amanda, who is 30, tried hard to quit smoking when she learned she was pregnant. But she was unable to overcome her addiction to cigarettes. Her baby was born 2 months early, weighing only 3 pounds. In this TV ad for CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign, Amanda talks about the weeks that her baby spent in a hospital incubator. This ad was designed and tested for an adult population aged 18–54 years.
Amanda B.'s Tip - Out-of-Home: details >>

2014
 Current
Amanda B.'s Tip - Out-of-Home
Media Type
Out-of-Home
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Pregnancy, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Amanda tried hard to quit smoking when she learned she was pregnant. But she was unable to overcome her addiction to cigarettes. In this ad, Amanda shares a photo of her baby, born 2 months early and weighing only 3 pounds. This out-of-home ad is part of CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign. Ads are in 30-sheet, 14" x 48", 11" x 28", and 69" x 48" resizable dimensions and are available in TIFF, JPEG, and PDF formats.
Amanda B.'s Tip - Print: details >>

2014
 Current
Amanda B.'s Tip - Print
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Pregnancy, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Amanda tried hard to quit smoking when she learned she was pregnant. But she was unable to overcome her addiction to cigarettes. In this print ad for CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign, Amanda talks about the weeks that her baby girl spent in a hospital incubator after she was born 2 months early, weighing only 3 pounds. Ads are in 7” x 10”, 7" x 4.875" and 4.625” x 4.875” resizable dimensions; are available in English and Spanish; and are available in TIFF, JPEG, and PDF formats.
Amanda B.'s Tip - Radio: details >>


2014
 Current
Amanda B.'s Tip - Radio
Media Type
Radio
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English
Cost
Under $1,000
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Pregnancy, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Smoking during pregnancy can cause premature birth and increase a baby's risk for developmental delays; problems with eyesight and breathing; and more. In this radio spot from CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign, Amanda talks about the weeks her baby spent in a hospital incubator. Amanda smoked during her pregnancy, and her baby was born 2 months early.
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Out-of-Home: details >>

2012
 Current
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Out-of-Home
Media Type
Out-of-Home
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Annette is 57 and was diagnosed with lung cancer at age 49. In this ad, she reveals a giant scar on her back from surgery she had to have to remove her lung. This out-of-home ad is part of CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign. Ads are in 30 sheet, 14"x48", 11"x28" and 69"x48" resizable dimensions and available in TIFF, JPEG, and PDF formats. May be used for transit areas, gas pump toppers, billboards, and other similar out-of-home placements.
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Poster: details >>

2012
 Current
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Poster
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Annette is 57 and was diagnosed with lung cancer at age 49. In this poster, she reveals a giant scar on her back from surgery she had to have to remove her lung. This ad is part of CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign. Ads are in 18”x24” resizable dimensions available in English and Spanish and available in TIFF, JPEG, and PDF formats.
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Print: details >>

2012
 Current
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Print
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Annette is 57 and was diagnosed with lung cancer at age 49. In this print ad, she reveals a giant scar on her back from surgery she had to have to remove her lung. This ad is part of CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign. Ads are in 7”x10”, 7"x4.875" and 4.625"x4.875" resizable dimensions available in English and Spanish and available in TIFF, JPEG, and PDF formats.
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Web Banner: details >>

2012
 Current
Annette S.'s Breathing Tip - Web Banner
Media Type
Digital Display
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Annette is 57 and was diagnosed with lung cancer at age 49. In this digital ad, she reveals a giant scar on her back from surgery she had to have to remove her lung. This ad is part of CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign.
Anthem: details >>

2012
 Current
Anthem
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Description
This TV ad from CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign features three people who have stomas as a result of their smoking. They provide tips on how to live with this condition. Because this television ad has been designed to be hard hitting, CDC recommends running this ad after 8 p.m. and on adult-focused programming. The ad was designed and tested for an adult population aged 18–54 years.
Asaad M. and Leah M's Tip: Okay: details >>

2021
 Current
Asaad M. and Leah M's Tip: Okay
Media Type
Video
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Growing up, Asaad knew that his mom, Leah, was always there to care for him. When Leah was diagnosed with cancer from smoking cigarettes, 19-year-old Asaad stepped up to become her full-time caregiver. Now 25, Asaad explains that it was his turn to take care of his mom.
Asaad M. and Leah M.'s Tip: details >>

2020
 Current
Asaad M. and Leah M.'s Tip
Media Type
Digital Display
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Asaad was only 19 years old when he became the full-time caregiver for his mother, Leah, in her battle against cancer caused by smoking. Available in six sizes: 300x250, 300X600, 728x90, 160x600, 300x50, and 320x50 in English & Spanish languages for static and animated placements. When ordered, customers will receive a bundle including all sizes for static and animated placements.
Asaad M. and Leah M.'s Tip: Things I've Learned: details >>

2020
 Current
Asaad M. and Leah M.'s Tip: Things I've Learned
Media Type
Video
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Asaad was only 19 years old when he became the full-time caregiver for his mother, Leah, in her battle against cancer caused by smoking. Now 25, Asaad has learned a lifetime worth of important lessons.
Beatrice R.'s Tip®: details >>

2019
 Current
Beatrice R.'s Tip®
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Description
Beatrice’s young son caught her smoking a cigarette and wrote her a letter urging her to stop. In this video, Beatrice explains that the thought of her young sons growing up without her was too much to bear.
Beatrice R.'s Tip®: details >>

2019
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Beatrice R.'s Tip®
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Description
Beatrice’s young son caught her smoking a cigarette and wrote her a letter urging her to stop. In this video, Beatrice explains that the thought of her young sons growing up without her was too much to bear.
Beatrice's Tip (Asian): details >>

2021
 Current
Beatrice's Tip (Asian) New Ad
Media Type
Print
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Korean, Vietnamese, Chinese (Traditional), Chinese (Simplified)
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
This print ad from CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign features Beatrice, a 39-year-old woman who began smoking at age 13. Now quit for several years, she shares one of her tips for success. This ad is available in the following languages: Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, and Vietnamese. This ad is available in the following sizes: 6.5x10.5", 5.5x10", and 5.7x10".
Becky H.'s COPD Tip: details >>


2017
 Current
Becky H.'s COPD Tip
Media Type
Radio
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English
Cost
Unknown
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Becky started smoking cigarettes in high school to fit in. She smoked for many years and at age 45, Becky was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)—a serious lung disease. In this TV ad, Becky discusses her need for continuous oxygen. This ad is part of CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers campaign and was designed and tested for an adult population aged 18–54 years.
Becky H.'s Tip: details >>

2015
 Current
Becky H.'s Tip
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Description
Becky started smoking cigarettes in high school to fit in. She smoked for many years and at age 45, Becky was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)—a serious lung disease. In this TV ad, Becky discusses her need for continuous oxygen. This ad is part of CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers campaign and was designed and tested for an adult population aged 18–54 years.
Becky H.'s Tip: details >>

2015
 Current
Becky H.'s Tip
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Description
Becky started smoking cigarettes in high school to fit in. She smoked for many years and at age 45, Becky was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)—a serious lung disease. In this TV ad, Becky discusses her need for continuous oxygen. This ad is part of CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers campaign and was designed and tested for an adult population aged 18–54 years.
Becky H.'s Tip - Out-of-Home: details >>

2015
 Current
Becky H.'s Tip - Out-of-Home
Media Type
Out-of-Home
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Becky started smoking cigarettes in high school to fit in. She smoked for many years and at age 45, Becky was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)—a serious lung disease. In this out-of-home ad, Becky talks about her need for continuous oxygen. This out-of-home ad is part of CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign. Ads are in 30-sheet, 14" x 48", 11" x 28", and 69" x 48" resizable dimensions and are available in TIFF, JPEG, and PDF formats. This ad may be used for transit areas, gas pump toppers, billboards, and other similar out-of-home placements.
Becky H.'s Tip - Radio: details >>


2015
 Current
Becky H.'s Tip - Radio
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Description
Becky started smoking cigarettes in high school to fit in. She smoked for many years and at age 45, Becky was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)—a serious lung disease. In this radio ad, Becky describes living with COPD and deciding to quit for good. This radio ad is part of CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign. Ads are available as a :60 and :30 and in mp3 or wav formats.
Becky H.'s Tip - Web Banner: details >>

2015
 Current
Becky H.'s Tip - Web Banner
Media Type
Digital Display
Target Audiences
Adults
Languages
English, Spanish
Cost
Free
Produced For
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Themes
Cessation - General, Quitline Promotion, Health Consequences of Smoking
Description
Becky started smoking cigarettes in high school to fit in. She smoked for many years and at age 45, Becky was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)—a serious lung disease. In this digital ad, Becky talks about Becky talks about living with COPD. This digital ad is part of CDC's Tips From Former Smokers campaign.
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