We are very keen to help you stop smoking. Quitting isn't easy, but when you see the drastic improvements to your life and health, you'll want to set your action plan going as quickly as you can. This link might help to convince you.
The service at Spa Medical Centre is provided on a one-to-one basis with a Practice Nurse.
If you would like to use his service please ask for a form from reception, on completion of which you will be able to make a 30 minute appointment with a nurse. Quitters will get regular appointments over the first few weeks of trying to stop, along with prescriptions for nicotine replacement therapy, Zyban or Champix.
If you prefer, several local pharmacies are now offering a similar service. Click here for the current list of participating Warwickshire pharmacies.
Stop Smoking in Pregnancy Service
Pregnant smokers can be referred from a midwife to a Smoking and Pregnancy Advisor who will visit the smoker in their own home. The Advisor can also support other members of the family. To access this service, smokers can contact their midwife or phone 0800 085 2917.
Do U Txt?
Would you like to take part in a research project to test the use of text messages in stopping smoking? Txt2stop is an exciting new smoking cessation support programme. The text messages are all free. To find out more text smoke to 651515.