Try, try again: Smokers may need to quit 6 to 9 times
About 20 percent of adult Delawareans smoke. Annually, 1,400 Delawareans die from the effects of cigarettes. Smoking kills more people than alcohol, car crashes, illegal drugs, murders and suicides combined. There are a number of reasons why smokers light up. First and foremost, nicotine is an addictive substance, making it VERY difficult to quit.