Debi Austin’s Story [VIDEO]

Debi Austin started smoking at the age of 13. She continued to smoke through a stoma in her throat even after being diagnosed with cancer and having her larynx removed at the age of 42. But, Debi fought back. She starred in an iconic television ad for the California Tobacco Control Program, quit smoking and made anti-tobacco education her mission in life until she sadly passed away in early 2013 after battling numerous tobacco-related cancers for many years. View the touching documentary to learn more about Debi and how she stood up against Big Tobacco.

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