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Smoking and lung cancer

Smoking is the biggest cause of lung cancer as well as a range of other diseases. The single most important thing you can do for your health is give up smoking. It's never too late to quit.

Stop Smoking Services

We know that quitting smoking isn't always easy. People who receive support from their local Stop Smoking Service find it easier to stop, and are four times more likely not to smoke again.

Stop Smoking Services are free, friendly, and can massively boost your chance of quitting for good. Advisors are trained to provide a range of proven methods to help you quit, and they also make it easy and affordable to get stop smoking treatments such as Champix and Nicotine Replacement Therapy to prevent withdrawal symptoms. To find out more about Stop Smoking Services, visit North Tees and Hartlepool NHS - Stop Smoking Service.

Reasons to quit

Risks

Stopping smoking is the best way to reduce your risk of developing lung cancer and a range of other cancers and diseases.