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Voice within


The 2007 campaign titled Voice Within produced by the Cancer Institute NSW, focuses on the graphic health warning "smoking doubles your risk of stroke". The commercial demonstrates that smoking doesn't always kill but can result in reduced quality of life for a smoker and their family.

Download a background brief about stroke [148 kb PDF]

Real life stories

Giving up smoking

I have smoked from the age of 15. I'm now 41 and was smoking and 20 - 30 cigarettes a day. I constantly had chest infections and coughing used to wake me up at least twice a night.

I have...

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