With Covid-19 in play, people are more aware than ever of the importance of maintaining a healthy respiratory system. For many, this involves taking the first steps to stop smoking. Pharmacy teams can offer customers advice and support to help them quit for a healthier start to 2022.
- Understand how smoking affects the respiratory system
- Be aware of the immediate and long-term effects of smoking
- Be able to advise customers on the smoking cessation options available and explain how they work
- Suggest self care tips to customers to help them quit smoking.