Smoking is a very powerful addiction that not only has serious consequences for the health of the smoker, but also for those around them (friends, family, co-workers). Stopping smoking can be very difficult, but the first step is to be committed to your goal. There are several ways that naturopathic therapies can help a committed individual to successfully quit smoking.
Commonly used therapies and strategies may include acupuncture, vitamins and minerals, detoxification, lifestyle and nutritional counseling, botanicals and homeopathics.
If you are worried about the effects of smoking on your body. Port Moody Health offers an early cancer detection test to help patients find out the cancer risks either before a diagnosis or if a person is in remission from cancer. The integrative cancer centre near Vancouver serves a portion of the clients at Port Moody Health along with the family medical services.
A smoking cessation program is customized to meet the specific needs of the individual.