Keep smoking – give up ten years

 

The USA Today is reporting that smoking reduces life expectancy by over 10 years.  It seems like common knowledge, but the stark reality is that smoking kills and increases costs for employer health plans.   Employer health plans can play a valuable role in helping employee’s quit smoking  by implementing tobacco surcharges and wellness programs. Please see the link below.

Recently I heard a comedian deliver the line – I like McDonalds. Every time I go there I’m admitting that I won’t see my 70s. Funny, but perhaps – true.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/01/23/smoking-cessation-life-expectancy/1858913/