CYGNET HOSPITAL BECKTON PILOT

CYGNET HOSPITAL BECKTON PILOT Cygnet Hospital Beckton have piloted our service in their hospital with great results. The pilot was for 3 months and showed positive patient and staff feedback. Patients are quoted as saying “I have cut down tobacco use,” “They are good value as I use 1 a day, cheaper than a packet…

NHS SMOKE FREE PLEDGE

NHS SMOKE FREE PLEDGE NHS have stated that smoking is the single greatest cause of premature death and disease in our communities.  Smoking is an epidemic that kills 80,000 people in England every year. There is growing evidence to suggest people with mental health conditions are at a greater disadvantage. We welcome NHS’s pledge to…

PHE Smoking Mental Health

Public Health England (PHE)

Public Health England (PHE) Smoking and Mental Health Public Health England (PHE), have published guidance on the importance of smoking cessation among mental health patients. According to PHE’s report people with poor mental health die, on average, 10 to 20 years earlier than the general population and smoking is the biggest cause of this life…