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Diabetes care in Reading, Wokingham and West Berkshire

Stop smoking

If you are a smoker, there are endless health benefits to quitting and, as you also have diabetes, by stopping smoking you will further reduce your risk of heart disease and cancer.

There are many sources of help and support for you to stop smoking. In addition to getting support and help from your GP practice, you might like to see if the following organisations can help too:

Smoke Free

is an online resource for all the advice, information and support you need to stop smoking and stay stopped.

NHS Berkshire Stop Smoking Service

is a local source of help, advice and support for all those who wish to stop smoking.  For more information or simply an informal chat about stopping smoking, please call their team of advisors on 0800 622 6360 / 0118 952 5400

Or drop by their stand at the Stop Smoking Service stand near the Reading Walk in Centre, 103-105 Broad Street Mall

The NHS Choices website suggests some practical, quick and simple steps you can take straight away to quit smoking