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New Hanover Regional Medical Center to offer smoking cessation classes in April

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the adverse health effects from smoking contribute to one out of every five deaths in America. If you are thinking about quitting smoking, New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) is offering a program that can help. Smokeless is a program created by the American Institute of Preventative Medicine to help people quit smoking permanently. The Smokeless program helps individuals succeed by giving them the tools they need to overcome the urge and pressures to smoke.
The program includes seven classes beginning on Tuesday, April 8 and continues April   16, 17, 22 and 29. All classes take place at 7 p.m. in the first floor classroom of the NHRMC Rehabilitation Hospital. Participants receive booklets, a relaxation CD, quitting aids, and toll-free counseling. The cost of the program is $60. To register or receive more information, call Iris Baker at 910.667.8297.