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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:47:03 GMT

Stoptober: Can you stop smoking during October? - Hull Daily Mail


Hull Daily Mail

Stoptober: Can you stop smoking during October?
Hull Daily Mail
An event will be held in Hull city centre on October 9 with staff from Hull City Council and City Health Care Partnership using a giant seven-foot inflatable ball to attract people's attention and give them help and advice on how to stop smoking.
Ware mum to quit smoking for StoptoberHertfordshire Mercury
Stoptober: can 28-day health campaign help smokers quit?The Week UK
Quit smoking in StoptoberIsle of Man Today
CITY A.M. -Plymouth Herald -Halesowen News
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:02:44 GMT

Nurse offers advice to help people quit smoking - WANE


Nurse offers advice to help people quit smoking
WANE
Emily Hurst, a local nurse practitioner, was on First News Sunday to offer some education and advice on how smokers can “Start to Stop” with a customized program to quit smoking and eventually live tobacco-free lives. The first step to end the habit is ...

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:02:15 GMT

New Zealand leads the way in helping patients stop smoking - Scoop.co.nz (press release)


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New Zealand leads the way in helping patients stop smoking
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
He believes all Australian states should look to the New Zealand model and ask all patients about smoking status and to offer advice and support to stop smoking as early as first presentation. “New Zealand has led the way with the Ministry of Health's ...
Smokers encouraged to cut the habit before surgeryhelpmeoutDOC News - A consistent flow of medical news
Smokers urged to come clean ahead of surgeryHerald Sun
Clinics to ask all patients if they smokeNZ City

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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:59:50 GMT

Stoptober challenge: Follow these steps to give up smoking for good - Liverpool Echo


Liverpool Echo

Stoptober challenge: Follow these steps to give up smoking for good
Liverpool Echo
To help you quit, Melody Holt, Tobacco Control Project Manager for Roy Castle FagEnds, a Merseyside based stop smoking service, has plenty of advice. “Look at things from a different angle - you're not giving something up, you are choosing not to do ...

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:01:36 GMT

Three more Camquit stop smoking clinics launch in Cambridge - Cambridge News


Three more Camquit stop smoking clinics launch in Cambridge
Cambridge News
Throughout Stopober - a 28-day stop smoking challenge from Public Health England (PHE) - the council service is supporting events runs by GP practices and pharmacies and also helping at some GP flu clinics. New stop smoking clinics have been launched ...

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Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:04:46 GMT

Snapchat campaign launched to help youngsters quit smoking - WalesOnline


Snapchat campaign launched to help youngsters quit smoking
WalesOnline
The Filter ASH Wales' flagship youth stop smoking service is to launch its latest campaign on Thursday, using the popular image sharing app Snapchat to connect young people with advice and support to help them kick the habit. The Big Lottery funded ...

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:18:35 GMT

Health & wellbeing: How to stop smoking with the NHS' Stoptober campaign - Gloucester Citizen


Gloucester Citizen

Health & wellbeing: How to stop smoking with the NHS' Stoptober campaign
Gloucester Citizen
Stoptober is in full swing, helping smokers quit for good. Lisa Salmon reveals her top tips for stubbing out. If you're hoping to quit smoking, this could be just the time to do it. Because October is also Stoptober (stoptober.smokefree.nhs.uk), the ...

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:19:47 GMT

Annual "Great American Smokeout" in Titusville Monday - YourErie


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Annual "Great American Smokeout" in Titusville Monday
YourErie
Every year, on the third Thursday of November, smokers across the nation take part in the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout. This year it falls on November 20, 2014. Smokers will either use the date to ... “Not only will the person trying ...

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:27:05 GMT

12 Weird & Wonderful Ways To Help You Stop Smoking - soFeminine.co.uk


12 Weird & Wonderful Ways To Help You Stop Smoking
soFeminine.co.uk
With this in mind, we enlisted the help of the UK's leading e-cigarette brand, Socialites who've come up with some top tips to help you quit smoking. We also teamed up with Boots' UK pharmacist Angela Chalmers who gave us her expert advice on helping ...
Swap fags for gags this Stoptober, say Plymouth health chiefsPlymouth Herald

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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:01:42 GMT

MLB will try to implement a policy on domestic violence - Los Angeles Times


MLB will try to implement a policy on domestic violence
Los Angeles Times
Money-losing advice. Those stories about the fat doctor puffing on cigarettes and advising his patient to go on a diet and quit smoking? How about the financial advisor who cashed in retirement funds to buy a World Series ticket? No, seriously. Cale ...

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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:08:08 -0700

Are you taking part in the Stoptober campaign?

THROUGHOUT October, an NHS-backed campaign calling on smokers to quit hopes to improve the health of hundreds of thousands of people across the country and reduce the number of smokers in the UK. Launched by Public Health England, Stoptober claims to have more than 190,000 signing up to stop smoking for 28 days this month, following on from a quarter of a million people who registered online ... Read more

Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:29:13 -0700

Join the STOPTOBER march on Tuesday

New Zealand’s first national stop smoking month – STOPTOBER will be launched in Gisborne next week with a march through the city centre. Read more

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:11:59 -0700

Ban on cigarette sales in B.C. pharmacies opposed by retailers

A number of major chain stores are attempting to stop a proposal to prohibit the sale of tobacco products in B.C. pharmacies. Suzanne Solven, speaking for the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia, says her organization is looking at banning the sale of cigarettes where pharmacists work. "The board is looking at, potentially, having bylaws that prohibit pharmacies being licensed in premises ... Read more

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:35:49 -0700

Stoptober: North Devon District Hospital worker Karen takes us on her quitting smoking journey

Karen Thomson is quitting smoking. TO mark the NHS Smokefree Stoptober campaign, hospital worker Karen Thomson has agreed to write a column throughout the month to let us know how she gets on in her bid to quit smoking. Read more

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:28:14 -0700

If only I'd known

What does 30 years of wisdom look like? We asked seven writers to each pen a letter of advice to their 1984 selves. Read more

Sat, 04 Oct 2014 13:25:19 -0700

Press Release

WOONSOCKET R.I. Oct. 1 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health is thanking its 26000 pharmacists during October's American Pharmacists Month for their role in changing the way health care is delivered to increase access lower costs and improve quality in the Company's retail pharmacies mail service pharmacies and specialty pharmacies nationwide. Read more

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:01:59 -0700

The final countdown for Kiwi smokers

There are just two days left until many smokers stubb out their cigarettes for the last time and embark on Stoptober – New Zealand’s first national quit-smoking month. Read more

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 04:25:02 -0700

Essex Chronicle published Shoppers offered chance to quit smoking in NHS Stoptober campaign

by Grace EarlSmokers in Mid Essex are being offered the chance to quit for good by getting involved in the national NHS Stoptober campaign.A Stop Smoking stall, set up by social enterprise group Provide, will be at Chelmsford High Street Market today (October 3) to offer treatment and support free of charge. The stall will also be at the market on the Tuesday (October 7), Friday, October 24, and ... Read more

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 02:57:26 -0700

Coalition budget plans 'a mistake' says watchdog

The new coalition's economic and budgetary plans are 'ill advised', according to the agency that offers independent financial advice to the government. Read more

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:40:15 -0700

Health experts: Don’t panic over Ebola

Health experts have some advice for anyone tempted to panic over Ebola: Don’t.As terrible as Ebola has been, it’s not the country’s most dangerous health problem. Read more

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