A Guide to Helping Loved Ones Quit Tobacco
Jun 18, 2014
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Quitting Tobacco: How Do I Help My Family?
Jun 4, 2014
Written by Lisyuri Gallardo, Tobacco Navigator SLV HealthFather’s Day is a time when many of our families get together to show how much we appreciate our fathers.  When our families are close together, we are reminded of how special each person really is to us.  Tobacco use can...
Summer is So Much Better Without Tobacco
May 28, 2014
Written by Lisyuri GallardoFrom all the things you want to do in summer, is one of them quitting tobacco? Or was this goal your new year’s resolution? Maybe your New Year’s resolution to quit smoking melted away faster than the snowman in the front yard.The truth about breaking habits is that we...
Lunch and Learn: Tobacco Cessation
Apr 16, 2014
Brought to you by Tobacco Navigator Lisyuri Gallardo. Participants will have the opportunity to receive a free support group while trying to kick the habit, as well as guidance and counseling from Lisyuri.  Employees:  You will receive an HRA point for the Lunch N Learn and if you...
National Public Health Week--Quitting Tobacco Use
Apr 1, 2014
Written by Lisyuri GallardoAs we enter National Public Health Week, please remember that tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of disease and death in the U.S.As described in the 2014 Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking ...
E-Cigarettes: Good or Bad?
Dec 6, 2013
You have probably heard a lot about electronic cigarettes lately.  They are also called e-cigarettes or e-cigs, and some people believe they're a way to help quit smoking.But that hasn't been proven.In fact, if you take up e-cigs you may just be switching out one type of cigarette for another, and...
Quit Tobacco It's Never Too Late to Quit
Dec 5, 2013
The Great American Smokeout event held at the hospital and Stuart Ave. Clinic on Nov. 21 gave staff and the community an opportunity to learn more about our smoking cessation program from our new tobacco navigator Lisyuri Gallardo. Employees were invited to wear hats to work that day to signify...
Need Help Quitting Tobacco?
Nov 13, 2013
Tobacco use is the leading cause of death and disease in Colorado. “The Great American Smokeout gives Colorado smokers a chance to join millions of Americans on Nov. 21 as they break free from the toxic effects of tobacco and secondhand smoke,” said Lisyuri Gallardo, tobacco navigator at San Luis...
Tobacco Navigation
Oct 18, 2013
As you may know by now, I am the Tobacco Navigator for SLV Health. I’m excited to support patients with the difficult journey to overcome barriers, quit tobacco use, and improve health!Personal Support... Personal NeedsI am a part of the Family Practice and Internal Medicine Medical Teams and my...
Tobacco Facts & Resources
Sep 16, 2013
Colorado’s new destination for tobacco facts and resources Coloradans have a new place to find facts and resources aimed at creating tobacco-free communities. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment launched www.TobaccoFreeCO.org in August 2013. The online web hub connects...

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