Many studies have shown that
smoking is not only detrimental to the health of the smoker but
also to the health of the loved ones that breathe the second
hand smoke. Health benefits alone are enough to encourage a
person to stop smoking.
Of course, there are financial benefits of not smoking. Many
health and life insurance companies now charge higher premiums
for smokers. Then there is the cost of cigarettes alone.
Assuming the rate of $4.00 per pack, a one pack a day habit
costs $1,440 per year, a two pack a day habit costs $2,880 per
year, and a three pack a day habit costs $4,320 per year.
Now is the time to start reaping the benefits of becoming a
The Power of Laser Therapy
Laser therapy is entirely safe and pain-free. A soft laser beam,
applied to specific energy points of your body, stimulates the
body’s production of endorphins. These are the natural body
chemicals that have a calming, relaxing effect. When you stop
smoking, it is primarily the sudden drop in endorphin levels
that leads to withdrawal symptoms and physical cravings. Laser
therapy will help relieve you of these cravings as well as
helping with stress reduction and lung detoxification. The
treatment gives you a natural high with a sense of wellbeing,
thereby greatly reducing the temptation to take another
cigarette. As a result thousands of people have stopped smoking
thanks to laser therapy. Pilot studies, funded by the NHS,
indicate that it is statistically by far the most effective
method of stopping smoking.
Of course, even if relieved of the physical cravings of
withdrawal from nicotine, many ex smokers will initially be
tempted to smoke on certain occasions because they find them
stressful or simply because they associate certain activities
with smoking a cigarette for example first thing in the morning,
in the car. After meals , break time at work or just with other
Counseling is to help with this more mental side of the
addiction. International Laser Program provides advice on
helping you adjust to being a non-smoker. We will help you deal
with the emotional, physical and psychological aspects of
stopping smoking. There is 24 hr hotline available for support.