Free nicotine patches to quit smoking

by Medindia Content Team on  December 26, 2005 at 9:04 PM General Health News   - G J E 4
Free nicotine patches to quit smoking
Australian Health minister Stephen Robertson has announced that patients coming to Queensland Public hospital will receive free nicotine patches or gums in order to start awareness to quit smoking. This free nicotine replacement program will help the public to relieve from their smoking habit which is one of the leading cause of preventable death. Smoking has the dubious distinction of affecting all the systems from head to foot. Cigarette smoke contains about 4,000 chemical agents, including over 60 carcinogens including substances, such as carbon monoxide, tar, arsenic, cyanide, benzene, formaldehyde, methanol, acetylene, ammonia, lead.


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I'm 20 years old and I have been smoking since I was 14. I want to stop smoking for my health and my family wants me to stop too. Can someone help me out? My email is
joeymartinez90 Tuesday, March 16, 2010
I have smoked and dipped tobacco for a long time. I need help.

jmzdpmp Thursday, August 6, 2009
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guest Saturday, November 3, 2007
I have been a smoker for a number of years and had several attempts at giving it up.My most successful was with nicotine patches which were cheaper than smoking but still expensive considering i ate more.What i cannot understand is with all the hype and laws about smoking why wont the compulsory private medical insurance companies helping we have paid into for the last ten years ,some people pay all their life and when it comes to a helping hand ,"no-no".I notice the fine print also about pricing of these funds is higher for smokers.I agree that smoking is a filthy habit that is harming me but whos going to help.
guest Sunday, June 17, 2007
Why anyone would want to put more of the chemical into their body that they are trying to releases themselves from just astounds me! This is insanity! There is a product call Smoke Away that is very successful to assist in eliminating smoking from your life. I have known a number of people who have had success with it. It is not expensive. My husband did it and put his cigarettes down and has not picked them up since. The program cost about $60 US. It had an herbal detox pill and homeopathic pellets to control cravings and a CD with an audio guided program to motivate you. The herbal detox part is very important. As you detox he poisons out quiting becomes easier. Do a search on the net for "Smoke Away" You have fantastic herbalists in India and many homeoapths also. It should be easy to replicate this program. Also. you can purchase parts of this program separately, just the herbs, just the homeoapthic remedy, as it seems some people need one part or another more than others.
guest Friday, April 6, 2007
I am looking for some help in quiting smoking.
guest Thursday, April 5, 2007
i want 2 quit smoking
guest Thursday, January 25, 2007
i would like to quit smoking
guest Wednesday, January 10, 2007
I want to quit smoking
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