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World Trade Center Medical Monitoring and Treatment Program  

Why Quit Smoking?

World Trade Center Medical Monitoring ProgramMost people don’t realize what they ingest each time they light up. Did you know:

The BHS Tobacco Cessation Treatment Program, which just celebrated its third anniversary, has helped close to one thousand members, with a very high success rate. The Co-Director of the Tobacco Cessation Program is Matt Bars, a nationally renowned tobacco dependence expert. He and Mike Andreacchi, a well-known BHS staff and retired FDNY member, work together to provide you with personalized quit guidance, diet and exercise tips, and free nicotine replacement medication.

The Tobacco Cessation Program is currently funded by a September 11 Recovery Grant of the American Red Cross Liberty Disaster Relief Fund. Call Mike Andreacchi, at (718) 999-1942, to schedule your first appointment.