Why quit smoking
Covid-19 and Nick: What do you need to know?
If you smoke, now is the time to rest to help your health and the hospital. Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a respiratory infection that can affect the heart and lungs. Smoking may damage your lungs, which can put you at greater risk of developing serious illness from COVID-19. For help with smoking visit: https://www.livewellstaywellbucks.co.uk/Service/29/stop-smoking stop.
Leaving is the best thing you will ever do, and you can make a drastic improvement to your life and health in ways that you don’t expect. Once smoking, some benefits are immediate, some longer. On average, cigarette smokers 10 years younger than non-smokers will die.
Why now is the time to leave?
- You’ll Save Money – Use this price calculator to find out how much: https://www.nhs.uk/smokefree/why-quit/cost-calculator
- your sense of taste will return and you will enjoy the taste of food more
- Your breathing and general fitness will improve
- Improve the skin and color of your teeth
- You will be more confident in your society because you can’t smell lazy smoke anymore
- Take care of the health of those around you, not by throwing a second hand at the smoke, although you may think you are very careful.
Pregnancy and Fitness
Avoiding smoking is one of the best things you and your partner can do to help your baby develop healthy during pregnancy and beyond.
We know it can be difficult to stop smoking. But we also know that you’re willing to give your baby the best way to invest in life.
The risks of smoking during pregnancy are serious, from premature birth to increasing the risk of miscarriage, miscarriage or sudden infant death. No matter what stage you are in your body, it’s never too late to stop smoking.
Last reviewed: 11/03/2021