March 15, 2012

"Quitting Smoking Can Be Done" seminar to be 6 p.m., Tuesday, March 20

The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center's community series offers informative discussions about topics of interest concerning cancer. The next meeting of the series is Tuesday, March 20, 6-7:30 p.m. at VICC's Green Hills Cancer Center, 3810 Bedford Ave., Suite 100.

The topic is "Quitting Smoking Can Be Done," and the presenter is
Barbara Forbes, a nurse practitioner at the Vanderbilt Dayani Center.

Description: Quitting tobacco is the best thing that you can do for your quality of life. Barbara Forbes, R.N., a nurse practitioner at Vanderbilt Dayani Center, will lead a smoking cessation workshop to teach you how you can kick the habit for good.

As a former three-pack-a-day smoker, Forbes knows firsthand how hard it is to quit, but she also knows how good it feels to be tobacco free. She will show you how you can save money by quitting as well as how it can reduce your health, life and car insurance premiums. During this seminar, Forbes will show you that you can truly be independent and quit tobacco for good.

To register or for more information please visit: www.vanderbilthealth.com/cancer/seminars.