Tobacco & Nicotine

Nicotine use is a cause or risk factor for many deadly diseases, especially those affecting the heart, liver, and lungs, as well as many cancers. Tobacco contains nicotine, a highly addictive stimulant.

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Nicotine cessation

The Wellness Resource Center offers one-to-one coaching for students who want to reduce use or stop use of nicotine products. Free nicotine replacement therapy is available to students who participate in coaching sessions. For more information, call 573-882-4634.


The Student Health Center offers one-on-one visits with medical providers. Physicians and nurse practitioners can prescribe appropriate medication to support your quit plan. As with other medical visits, health insurance will be billed for the visit. Call 573-882-7481 to schedule an appointment.