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Methodist Health to offer Freedom From Smoking® program in August

Methodist Health 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 Health 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 Health Union County, 4604 US Hwy. 60 West, Morganfield

Thursday, August 3, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Methodist Health Prevention and Wellness Services, 110 Second Street, Henderson

Cost:

$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 slong@methodisthospital.net.