Monthly Archives: September 2011

Quit Group and Free NRT in Oshawa!

Group Sessions
On Thursday Afternoons from Oct. 13-Nov. 17
1:30-3:00 pm at Ontario Early Years Center (1 McGrigor St, Oshawa)

Workshop Providing 5 weeks of FREE NRT
In Oshawa on October 17th from 1:00-4:00 pm,
**location to be confirmed upon registration**

Please register for either of the above by contacting Durham Health Connection Line at (905) 666-6241 or 1-800-841-2729.

Quit Group and Free NRT in AJAX!

Group Sessions
On Tuesday Evenings from Oct. 18-Nov. 22
7:00-8:30 pm at Ajax Baptist Church (56 Angus Drive, Ajax)

Workshop Providing 5 weeks of FREE NRT
In Ajax on November 7th from 12:00-3:00 pm,
**location to be confirmed upon registration**

Please register for either of the above by contacting Durham Health Connection Line at (905) 666-6241 or 1-800-841-2729.

All Candidates Meeting Dates

Thursday September 22, 2011 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Whitby Chamber of Commerce/Rogers Cable
Town of Whitby, 500 Rossland Road E., Whitby

October 4, 2011 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario, Kawartha-Victoria Chapter,
Grace United Church, 581 Howden Street, Peterborough

Bring This Guide to Tobacco-Related Election Issues

Campaign for the Quit Quarter

A new initiative to raise awareness about smoking, which kills more people than AIDS, murder, car accidents, suicide alcohol and drugs combined. Perhaps the mint can recognize this cause during National Non-Smoking Week.
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New! Pharmacist Smoking Cessation Reimbursement Program

Effective September 1, 2011 community pharmacists will be funded by the Ontario Government for their expertise in providing a smoking cessation program to Ontario Drug Benefit (ODB) recipients.
Details of the Program

Role of Anesthesiologists in Promoting Smoking Cessation

One of our CEASE members, Dr. John Oyston has a timely and relevant editorial in the September issue of the Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia
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