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Hey i six ninety and fm ninety four point three fouled timothy adds her g h and r honululu algae two three two f l the answer is 9 o'clock gasol medical center presents in sickness and in health you'll feel good form on wellness and wellbeing hosted by jasmine rodriguez know hawaii and thank you for joining us for this edition of in sickness and in health a segment that brought brought to you by castle medical center exceptional medicine by exceptional people this is jasmine rodriguez your host and today on the show will be talking to alley at eu mata is an aren but a castle medical center she is a wellness educator and tobacco treatment specialists that's kind of a mouthful isn't it and so it really does encompass everything that you do other wellness center would that title welcome aboard inc year alley a great to have you let's get right into the topic at hand because we have a lot to cover sure tell me what's happening of ember 21st well it's the great american spoke smoke out that the american cancer society has sponsored for many years since the 70s a hand is always the third thursday of november and it started out when this guy was trying to raise money for a high school so he said hey let's get people to quit smoking and for the money that they say for that day they can donate it to our high school is not a great idea so that's how it actually started at evaluation that mahathir now why a what makes it so hard for people to stop smoking nicotine is very addictive and because there's so many facets to the addiction it's an emotional physical as well as habitual addiction behind that's why it makes it so difficult and it's it's hard for me to even understand that and i'm sure that probably the people that are listening we're seeing while you've never tried it so you don't know but ages smells so awful so i can even i can't even fathom the you know the taste of it but i know that it is addictive and it's something that people sometimes people do it for weight loss you know because they think that if they smoke they don't gain weight and that's you know unfortunately that say uh too bad way of thinking well it's true that some people actually want to not gain a lot of weight as so they feel that that helps keep them from gaining the way.

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