Quit Smoking Now!

| February 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

There has never been a better time to quit smoking! The Learn To Live program of the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, in partnership with community medical providers, sponsors free  quit-smoking classes for adults who live, work and attend school in the County.

The free classes may include counseling and nicotine replacement therapy. Pre-registration is required. This winter and spring, the following local health care providers offer quit-smoking classes:

Anne Arundel Medical Center, 2002 Medical Parkway, Health Sciences Institute, Annapolis.
March 7 to April 18 and
May 5 to June 16, 2011.
Call 443-481-4000 or 1-800-MD-NURSE.

Baltimore Washington Medical Center, 301 Hospital Drive, Tate Cancer Center, Glen Burnie.
Classes begin in March 2011 and May 2011. Call 410-787-4367.

Harbor Hospital, 2990 South Hanover Street, LifeResource Center, Baltimore.
March 1 to April 12, 2011. Call 410-350-2563.

Owensville Primary Care, 134 Owensville Road, West River.
April 21 to June 2, 2011. Call 410-867-4700.

For more information about the Department’s quit smoking resources, including the popular award-winning Your Roadmap to Quitting brochure, visit the Department’s website, www.LearnToLiveHealthy.org or call the Learn To Live Line at 410-222-7979.

Your Roadmap To Quitting: http://www.aahealth.org/ltl_pdf/roadmaptoquitting.pdf

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