Smok­ing

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Smok­ing is linked to res­pi­ra­tor y disease such as COPD, many forms of can­cer, not just lung can­cer, and is also linked to an in­crease risk of car­dio­vas­cu­lar disease.

Know­ing smok­ing is not good for you does not mean quit­ting is easy.

But there is a wide va­ri­ety of sup­por t avail­able, in­clud­ing nico­tine re­place­ment ther­apy or other med­i­ca­tion as well as sup­por t groups. Visit the NHS web­site for fur ther in­for­ma­tion about stop-smok­ing ser vices. https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/

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