New program helps Nova Scotians quit smoking with free nicotine replacement therapy

More than 200 Nova Scotians have registered for the program, called Quit NS, since Tuesday

CBC NewsCassidy Chisholm

A new program that provides free nicotine replacement therapies to people trying to quit smoking cigarettes is now available in Nova Scotia for the first time.

The Lung Association of Nova Scotia launched the new program, called Quit NS, on Tuesday.  

The program aims to help participants quit smoking over a four-week period by providing them with free nicotine replacement therapies, such as gums and lozenges, that are sent directly to them in the mail.

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New program helps Nova Scotians quit smoking with free nicotine replacement therapy

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CBC NewsCassidy Chisholm, Posted: Jan 24, 2022 6:00 AM AT | Last Updated: 10 minutes ago
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