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Does your smoking get in the way?

Does your smoking get in the way?

Smoking cessation

Jennifer Percival
RGN RM RHV FETC DipCounselling
RCN Tobacco Education Project

All smokers have a one in two chance of dying prematurely.(1) Despite knowing the dangers, many nurses choose to smoke. Although no specific information on prevalence is available, it is estimated that nurses' smoking rates are the same as their counterparts in the general population. In the UK, currently 27% of men and 26% of women smoke.(2)

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