Smoking has many bad effects on health and increases the risk of many diseases, including lung disease, lung cancer, heart attack, stroke, high blood pressure, disease of the arteries of the legs, problems during pregnancy and death. We understand that giving up smoking can be very difficult and we offer support to our patients who wish to stop.
In Nottingham the New Leaf service is excellent (0115 934 9526), offering practical advice and assessing the best way to help you stop smoking, eg patches or tablets, following which we will prescribe the patches/tablets etc for you. If you wish to speak to a doctor or nurse make an appointment and we will gladly advise you.
STOPTOBER!!!! Starts 1st October Its October but without the cigarettes!!
Research shows that people who stop smoking for 28 days are 5 times more likley to stop for good.
Nottingham City Smokers who take part in Stopober will be supported by Nottingham City New Leaf Stop Smoking Service.
NEW LEAF are offering a FREE LOCAL SESSION please call 0800 561 2121 or text ‘NEW’ to 80800
For further information please call the surgery or simply search Stoptober.