Methodist Hospital to offer Freedom From Smoking® program in August
A Freedom From Smoking® smoking cessation program, which will include an introductory session
followed by eight weeks of the comprehensive program, will be held at
Methodist Hospital locations in both Henderson and Union Counties in August.
The program is designed to offer the group support and encouragement to
quit smoking for good. An addiction-based model is used to help smokers
understand their addiction and ways to break the habit.
When and Where:
Tuesday, August 1, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Methodist Hospital Union County,
4604 US Hwy. 60 West, Morganfield
Thursday, August 3, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Methodist Hospital Prevention and
Wellness Services, 110 Second Street, Henderson
$15 (Includes a book and CD of relaxation techniques.)
Participants are encouraged to use nicotine replacement therapies (NRT)
and other medications as a component of the program, but are not included
in the cost. Options to help with the payment of NRT will be available.
Contact Prevention and Wellness Services, 270-826-4646, to sign up for
the program, or e-mail Shannon Long at