Who is Smoking?
· 1 in 4 people in routine and manual occupations is a smoker compared to 1 in 10 in managerial and professional posts.
· People who are unemployed are almost twice as likely to smoke as those in work.
· Just under 2.5 million people use an E-cigarette (also known as Vaping) in England.
What are the Harms associated with Smoking?
The most successful way to quit smoking is to access your local stop smoking services.Local services can support those who use Shisha pipes, E-cigarettes and those who smoke Cigarettes.
The Stoptober campaign has driven over 1 million quit attempts to date and is the biggest mass quit attempt in the country. It is based on research that shows that if you can stop smoking for 28-days, you are five times more likely to stay smoke free for good.
Your Local Stop Smoking Services:Birmingham Community Healthcare Stop Smoking ServiceWebsite: https://www.birmingham.gov.uk/…/h…/1364/help_to_stop_smoking
and for your personalised stop smoking plan, visit: