Mar 5, 2014

March Tobacco Cessation Class Rescheduled to Begin March 10

Smoking harms nearly every organ of the body. The adverse health effects from smoking account for nearly one of every five deaths each year in the United States. If youand#39;re a smoker, now is the time to quit!

March Tobacco Cessation Class at Peitz Cancer Support House begin Monday, March 10 at 6 p.m. The remaining sessions will be March 17 and March 19 at 6 p.m.

This is an excellent, FREE program for anyone wishing to stop using tobacco. QuitSmart class is led by certified counselors and consists of 3 sessions held over a two week time period. Each program participant will receive a QuitSmart booklet, and artificial cigarette, and a relaxation CD. Two weeks of nicotine replacement patches are also offered free of charge.

Registration is required, and you must attend all three sessions to complete the program. For more information or to register, click here, call the PSCH at 870-508-CARE (2273) or email Regina Ellis, PSCH coordinator, at rellis@baxterregional.org.