Marion General Hospital offering free tobacco cessation classes

Marion General Hospital says they are here to help those who are determined to quit tobacco. Organizers said that participants in their free, six-week Tobacco Cessation program will learn a positive approach to becoming a non-tobacco user, strategies to recover from tobacco addiction, the barriers to tobacco cessation, the health benefits of choosing a tobacco-free lifestyle, nicotine-replacement options, motivational exercises and techniques for stress management.

Below are a list of sessions for 2016:

  • Session One: January 14 to February 18
  • Session Two: March 24 to April 28
  • Session Three: May 5 to June 9
  • Session Four: August 11 to September 15
  • Session Five: October 13 to November 17

All sessions will be held at OhioHealth Marion General Hospital, 1000 McKinley Park Drive, Marion, Ohio 43302 on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.

To register and for more information, call (740) 375.6055 or email

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