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Smoking Support Services

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So why do so many people still smoke despite the warnings, the increased prices and the dirty looks from people following in their wake as the walk down the street?

It is easy to find a wealth of stats in support of the fact that smoking is bad for your health, the economy and your loved ones via second hand smoke. In fact there are a number of such informational resources available from 

Stop Smoking Service.

Stop Smoking Service offers free local help to stop smoking. You are 4 times more likely to quit through the NHS than going it alone.

The major causes of illness and mortality are changing. In the UK today we have a significant problems with people leading unhealthy lifestyles such as drinking too much, smoking and not engaging in enough physical activity.

Unhealthy lifestyles can have serious consequences causing disease both acute and chronic, the effects of which can be dramatic, not just for the individual and their families but also in terms of financial costs to the NHS and society as a whole.

The good news is that we can do something about lifestyles. Stopping smoking is the number one thing people can do to improve their health.

There are many benefits of stopping smoking and some of these can be found in the attached document

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