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Note: although this program highlights smoking, the underlying focus of therapy is on addiction. This program can be helpful for any form of addiction.
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Smoking Cessation Program includes:
- 2-3 acupuncture treatments per week for 3 weeks (frequency may depend on severity of cravings and health needs).
- Specially formulate herbal formulas – natural, safe herbs and supplements to help calm nerves and assist to detox and clean out the body.
- Ear points – micro-needles are tapped in place over the ear so you can continue self-care in between treatment sessions
- Informative Instruction guide
- Diet and lifestyle suggestions to improve outcome
- Individual Health Evaluation – Acupuncture is a holistic practice focusing on whole-life health. Treatment that includes supportive care for any health issues can strongly improve outcome.
Variations of this program are offered depending on individual health needs to optimize success. The first step you can take to improve your health is to simply contact us so we can address any questions you may have about this program. We can help!
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Here are some statistics about smoking that show smoking is a major concern for your health and well-being:
- Smoking is the single greatest avoidable cause of disease and death. 1
- Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicate that tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of death in the United States, causing approximately 440,000 premature deaths each year and resulting in an annual cost of more than $75 billion in direct medical costs attributable to smoking. 5
- American Lung Association reports smoking in pregnancy accounts for an estimated 20 to 30 percent of low-birth weight babies, up to 14 percent of pre-term deliveries, and some 10 percent of all infant deaths. 2
- Cigarette smoke contains over 4,800 chemicals, 69 of which are known to cause cancer. 2
- Smoking is also a major factor in coronary heart disease and stroke. 2
- Postmenopausal women who smoke have lower bone density than women who never smoked. 3
- Based on an article review of multiple studies an average of 60% of patient stopped smoking at the end of acupuncture treatment. 4
Quit Smoking Timeline:
- 20 minutes after smoking: blood pressure, pulse rate and temperature of your hands and feet return to normal.
- after 8 hrs – nicotine in blood stream reduces by 93%
- After 12 hrs your blood oxygen level increases to normal & carbon monoxide level drops to normal.
There’s more – check out the Quit Smoking Timeline – See the health benefits that occur over time
1 U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Jan. 4, 2007; http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/secondhandsmoke/factsheets/factsheet6.html
2 American Lung Association, Smoking 101 Fact sheet (May 2007)
3 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Women and Smoking: A Report of the Surgeon General. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, CDC; 2001 [cited 2006 Dec 5]. http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/sgr/sgr_2001/index.htm.
4 Cui Meng, Advances in studies on acupuncture abstinence, Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 1995, 15(4): 301–307.
5 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/issue.htm