Age of client: 29 How long they have smoked for: 10 – 15 years Number of past quit attempts: 3 Patient decided to give up smoking as she has lost her sense of smell and taste and was getting worried that smoking was contributing to this. Also patient concerned about covid and the impact ofRead More About Client motivated to stop smoking due to the Covid19 risk
Raluca approached the stop smoking service in Redbridge in November 2020, she was pregnant 24 weeks. Since giving up 4 weeks ago the patient has been very proud of her achievement. During the first few weeks of her quit journey Raluca struggled to quit completely, but this did not stop her from trying harder. TheRead More About Pregnant client gave up smoking and feels a lot more positive.
Age of Client: 33 Why they decided to give-up smoking: “the pregnancy pushed me to quit” Past attempts: “I tried to stop in the past, but I was not motivated to do this. ” What made them contact the service: “My midwife helped me with the referral and my GP mentioned that there is servicesRead More About Case study – Smoke free pregnancy
Age of Client: 53 Why they decided to give-up smoking: Improve her health Past attempts: Patient has tried to stop smoking using Champix before but she has always ended up smoking again. What made them contact the service: Patient contact the service for support due to COVID-19 and she was worried about her health.Read More About Case Study – 30 year smoker shares the benefits she has seen from being smoke free
Service user M stopped smoking in August 2020, she was a smoker for over 20 years.In the past M has tried giving up smoking on her own by going cold turkey and using Champix.M signed up to our stop smoking service to get some support, as she had diabetes and was smoking a lot ofRead More About Quitting Smoking with Telephone Support
Age of Client: 61 Why they decided to give-up smoking: To improve their health Past attempts: Patient has tried to stop smoking a number of times What made them contact the service: GP Experience of the service: “it was excellent very helpful, I really appreciate the support!” Medication used: 16 hour patches, gum andRead More About Case Study
Age of Client: 26 Why they decided to give-up smoking: Patient decided to stop smoking due to her pregnancy Past attempts: Patient has tried to stop smoking a number of times What made them contact the service: King George’s Hospital recommended the service Experience of the service: “it was great, I stopped instantly and thatRead More About Joyce’s Story