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You’ve come to the right place if you want to know more about the harmful effects of tobacco use on the body, or the benefits the body experiences within minutes of quitting tobacco use. Explore our article titles to learn more!
Gulfcoast-South-Ahec2021-10-15T14:02:45-04:00October 15th, 2021|Comments Off on Great American Smokeout – November 2021
On November 18th of this year Gulfcoast South Area Health Education Center (GSAHEC) will celebrate the Great American Smokeout® (GASO), a national holiday hosted by the American Cancer Society that provides an opportunity for people [...]
Gulfcoast-South-Ahec2021-08-23T12:08:16-04:00August 11th, 2021|Comments Off on Quitting Tobacco in Recovery: What You Need to Know
Everyone knows that using tobacco is bad for you. Yet in the alcohol and drug addiction treatment arena, helping individuals quit smoking has traditionally been a low priority4. This creates a disparity for individuals beginning [...]
Gulfcoast-South-Ahec2021-08-12T15:51:14-04:00April 26th, 2021|Comments Off on Psychological Benefits of Quitting
Quitting tobacco is the single most important thing you can do to improve your health.4 As soon as an individual quits, the body begins to heal3 however, the benefits of quitting are not limited to [...]
Gulfcoast-South-Ahec2021-08-12T15:51:46-04:00April 21st, 2021|Comments Off on COVID-19, Lungs & Smoking
COVID-19, otherwise known as Coronavirus Disease 2019, is a disease that comes from a coronavirus—an upper-respiratory illness that can be transmitted from person to person. It is common knowledge that smoking is bad for your [...]
Gulfcoast-South-Ahec2021-08-12T15:52:19-04:00April 8th, 2021|Comments Off on The Benefits of Quitting Tobacco Use
Quitting tobacco is the single most important thing you can do to improve your health.1 Despite what you may think, it is never too late to quit smoking! In fact, you can experience several benefits of [...]