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Pharmacists and smoking cessation – help’s on hand to kick the habit

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Chris Oliveiro wants to help people kick the tobacco habit. His efforts aren’t going up in smoke. Read more

University of Waterloo launches Pharmacist-led Smoking Cessation Initiative

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Patients continue to name quitting smoking as one of their top intentions - and needs. More and more pharmacists are helping them in their smoking cessation efforts. Read more

Pharmacist John Girgis – smoking cessation and other patient services

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John Girgis enjoys clinical care and appreciates technology. Both interests have led him to new opportunities in the four pharmacies he owns in the Greater Toronto Area, one in a retirement home and three in medical clinics (including Apple Hills Medical Centre in Mississauga). The four locations are served by a total of 20 employees. Read more

Helping your patients with mental health disorders manage smoking cessation

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Smoking rates in patients with psychiatric comorbidities are up to five times higher than in the general population, leading to serious health consequences for these patients. Read more