Woodland Cancer Care Center Hosts Freedom from Smoking Classes

By: Franciscan Health Last Updated: October 30, 2014

fillerAmerican Lung Association Freedom from Smoking classes will be offered at Woodland Cancer Care Center in November (Lung Cancer Awareness Month) and December.

The center’s Katy Quigley-Gartland, RN, MPH, will facilitate the sessions, which will run from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 11, 18 and 25 and Dec. 2, 4, 9 and 16.

Topics will include:
Medicines that can aid in smoking cessation.
Lifestyle changes that can help make quitting smoking easier.
Preparing for “Quit Day.”
Managing stress.
Avoiding weight gain.
Developing a new self-image.
Staying smoking-free for good.

Cost per session is $60.

Registration and more information are available by calling (800) 931-3322.

Woodland Cancer Care Center, which is under the auspices of Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City, is located at 8955 W. 400 North.