If you decide to go cold turkey while quitting cigarettes during the Great American Smokeout on Thursday, you can get yourself a free cold turkey sandwich with McCalister's Deli

Thursday, November 17th is the annual Great American Smokeout, a day that smokers are encouraged to stop smoking with others, what is referred to as quitting 'Cold Turkey'. St. Mary's Hospital and McAlister's Deli are working together and rewarding those that commit to quit will a cold turkey sandwich.

Smokers who go to McAlister's Deli, near the corner of First Street and Patterson Avenue, between 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. and make a commitment to stop smoking will get a turkey sandwich on the house.

Even if you can't quit at once, the Mesa County Tobacco Free Team will recommend several local resources to help you succeed. St. Mary's Hospital has a Survivorship Program that will provide free nicotine replacement gum and nicotine patches through cessation classes.

Kicking the habit is one of the best things you can do for your health and the health of those around you. Make the commitment to quit this Thursday with St Mary's Hospital and McAlister's Deli for the Great American Smokeout.