The Quit with NancyTM Tobacco Cessation Program© is Easy, Fun and Effective
Many programs are text based and boring, like this:Breaking free from nicotine dependence is not the only reason to quit smoking. Cigarette smoke contains more than 7000 chemicals. Hundreds are toxic and about 70 are carcinogenic (i.e., cause cancer). Fortunately, people who stop smoking greatly reduce their risk for disease and premature death. Although the health benefits are greater for people who stop at earlier ages, cessation is beneficial at all ages. Smoking cessation is associated with the following health benefits: Smoking cessation lowers the risk for lung and other types of cancer.Smoking cessation reduces the risk for coronary heart disease, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease. Coronary heart disease risk is reduced within 1 to 2 years of cessation.Smoking cessation reduces respiratory symptoms, such as coughing, wheezing, and shortness of breath. The rate of decline in lung function is slower among persons who quit smoking.Smoking cessation reduces the risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), one of the leading causes of death in the United States. Smoking cessation by women during their reproductive years reduces the risk for infertility. Women who stop smoking during pregnancy also reduce their risk of having a low birth
(probably the least effective way to teach)
Ours looks like this:
Our Tobacco Cessation Program stands out from the others. Here are some of the reasons why:
Most tobacco cessation and quit smoking programs can be summed up in a few words…
"Tobacco is bad…Quitting is good. Here’s a patch and a link to some websites…good luck". The Quit And Live Global philosophy of tobacco cessation and quitting smoking incorporates these basic elements, but goes on further to inform, educate, empower and even infuriate.
One of the tenants of our program is believing that it is not the tobacco users fault.
The Quit with NancyTM Tobacco Cessation Program© delves into the history of tobacco as a plant, the importance of tobacco in our history and culture, then on through its effects on our national and global economy. We take a hard look at the big tobacco companies, their role in advertising and their history of deception. Chances are you will hear many things that you have never heard before…and you’ll probably be mad. That’s good.
The Quit with NancyTM Tobacco Cessation Program© is easy to understand and simple relate to because of Nancy’s teaching style and philosophy. Many participants of our program have said that the program is really like taking a journey. There is a story-like quality that runs through it. Nancy teaches with metaphor, solid science, engaging visuals and facts. But most of all, she teaches with experience. Nancy has really done the magic. She has taken tobacco cessation from the traditional, boring approach and brought it into people’s lives in a real way. The Quit with NancyTM Tobacco Cessation Program© is more than engaging. She makes it personal. She cares and people can feel that.