Tobacco Cessation Programs
Make the Decision to Quit
Many ex-smokers say quitting was the hardest thing they ever did. Yet millions of people have been able to do it—and you can too. Let us help you.
We provide individualized counseling with a trained tobacco treatment specialist and nurse practitioner. Patients can also receive; one-on-one counseling sessions, tobacco education, weekly group classes. Providers can prescribe options such as nicotine replacement or other medications to help you quit. We accept all insurances, as well as uninsured patients at no cost to you.
Call us today at 419-557-6550 ext 5 and let us help you set a quit date!
Did You Know?
Tobacco is the leading cause of preventable death. On average, every cigarette takes 11 minutes off your life. Secondhand smoke may increase the risk of heart disease by 25-30 percent.
How Smoking Harms You
- Increases risk of heart disease and stroke
- Increases risk of developing cancer
- Stains teeth and fingernails
- Increases the number of wrinkles on your face
- You can lose your eyesight
Benefits of Quitting Smoking
By making the decision to quit smoking, you will have the ability to regain control of your life and improve your health. You may find yourself experiencing lower blood pressure, less coughing, improved breathing, an increase of energy and having an easier time walking. Over time, you may also regain your sense of taste and smell. The decision to quit can also help save money.
Other Support Resources
- American Lung Association: 1-800 Lung USA
- OH Quitline: 1-800 Quit NOW
- Elaine Slisher, 419-557-6151 Tobaccofree@firelands.com