Should I talk to my doctor about nicotine addiction?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

A doctor can help you set up a plan to quit and teach you the effects of smoking. Nicotine addiction is connected to many harmful diseases in virtually every organ of the body. Additionally, cigarette smoking is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. Although some people can quit smoking without help, a doctor can help you to find the products and programs that work best for you.

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