Cigarette smoking is the leading preventable cause of mortality. Just some figures:
- Smoking kills more than 7.1 million people every year. This will reach 10 Million of deaths by 2020.
- Smoking causes 30 % of all cancer deaths.
- Smoking causes 18% of all deaths in developed world
- Smoking takes 10-15 years off your life
Smokers who quit smoking reduce their risk of developing and dying from tobacco-related diseases such heart disease, lung disease, kidney failure, infection, or cancer. It can also lower your chances of getting osteoporosis, a condition that makes your bones weak. Plus, quitting smoking can help your skin look younger.
King’s Smoking Cessation Programme
5 week programme- 1 Session per week
✓ An Individualised Action- plan
✓ Behavioural support
✓ Management of Cravings and Urges
✓ Addressing difficult situations
✓ Guidance on making positive lifestyle changes
✓ Helping you Identify as an Ex-smoker
✓ Carbon Monoxide monitoring (Only done in the 1:1 consultation at the hospital)
Choose from one of our two programmes that is most suitable for you.
1- Online Video Consultations Led by Dr Syed Arshad Husain, Consultant Pulmonologist
Appointments available Monday, Wednesday and Saturday from 10:00 am-17:30 pm.
Sessions 1, 3 and 5 you will have a video consultation with Dr Syed Husain.
Session 2 and 4 you will receive telephone support from our nurses who will arrange telephone appointment with you.
Price of programme-AED 1650
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