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Montana Tobacco Quit Line Celebrating 10 Years

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BOZEMAN - Montana's Tobacco Quit Line is celebrating 10 years.

The Montana Tobacco Advisory Board said more than 70,000 Montanans called the quit line, since it was set up in 2004.

They said the quit line in Gallatin County has received about 30 to 40 calls a month.

The quit line helps build free individual programs for people to quit smoking or using tobacco.

Board members said this is a great tool for everyone who knows someone who wants to beat their addiction.

“People call for a loved one who they want to help beat the tobacco products and again, there is a lot of information that's available through the quit line,” said Rick Gale, who is a Montana Tobacco Advisory Board member.

The Montana Adult Tobacco Survey said last year, more than 70 percent of smokers wanted to quit smoking.

If you or someone you know wants help to quit using tobacco products, go to the quit line website.

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