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June 20, 2012 by  
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 20:45:01 -0800

Quit Smoking: Tips For Quitting During The Holidays

It’s never easy to stop smoking, and if you are trying to quit during the holidays, you could face some additional challenges. Since many people smoke as a way to deal with stress or as a reaction to a stressful … Read more

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:06:18 -0800

Fug the Show: The Good Wife, season 6, episode 9, “Sticky Content”

Someone crawls out of the basement, someone drops from the top, and Peter gets his knickers handed to him. So yeah, BIG DOINGS here on the Power Suit Rankings. But let’s begin with a beloved old friend. Read more

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:19:56 -0800

Umpila country – the land of the living

In Cape York, the Umpila people are marking their return to country after more than 70 years in exile with an environmental audit. Read more

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:19:20 -0800
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 01:07:25 -0800

Health survey ranks Arizona 28th nationally

TUCSON — Cancer, heart disease, respiratory disease, stroke and Alzheimer’s. Read more

Sun, 09 Nov 2014 13:13:40 -0800

8 real morsels of advice from ex-serial smokers

How did the people who have said bye bye to the overpriced cigarette packs do it? What's their secret? What helped them through the withdrawal symptoms? Find out how you too can live a smoke-free life here: Read more

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:35:17 -0800

Our contempt for FIFA makes me proud to be English (well, that, Shakespeare and The Fall)

MARTIN SAMUEL: FIFA: the gift that keeps on giving to sports writers everywhere. Another week, another travesty, this time with a whitewashed report and the inevitable backlash. Read more

Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:12:08 -0800

Fatwas and reasoning

If the issue of touching dogs is the epitome of Islamic discussion in Malaysia and how it will determine whether one is faithful or faithless towards God, then we are on a sad spiritual path. Read more

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 03:15:03 -0800

Freedom Quit Smoking System Receives Certification from Doctor Trusted

Freedom Laser Therapy’s new and innovative 10-day stop smoking program—the Freedom Quit Smoking System—has been certified by consumer protection service Doctor Trusted. (PRWeb November 12, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12316772.htm Read more

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:59:01 -0800

Successful former smokers tell their stories

(CNN) -- For one, it was a health scare. For another, the words of a friend hit him in an instant. And for another, it was the loss of a dear relative. Read more

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June 19, 2012 by  
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Tue, 04 Nov 2014 03:19:12 -0800

Bolton smokers among worst in country for abandoning 'Stop Smoking' plans

BOLTON smokers are among the worst quitters in the country, new figures have revealed. Read more

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:54:18 -0800

Systematic review

Internet-based interventions for smoking cessation could help millions of people stop smoking at very low unit costs; however, long-term biochemically verified evidence is scarce and such interventions might be less effective for smokers with low socioeconomic status than for those with high status because of lower online literacy to engage with websites. Read more

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 08:14:25 -0800

Honoured for helping smokers to quit

DEDICATED advisors who have helped hundreds of people to stop smoking have been honoured for their efforts. Read more

Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:05:19 -0800

Life’s no drag for quitter Marjorie now

A SIXTY cigarettes-a-day smoker from South Tyneside has finally quit the dreaded weed – and is urging others to join her during “Stoptober”. Read more

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 19:39:15 -0800

Pregnant mothers 'bribed' to stub out

A scheme that pays ­pregnant women to stop smoking has been described as bribery by critics. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:45:03 -0800

Smoking cessation in hospitals could cut smoking rates significantly

Ensuring smoking cessation is offered routinely while smokers are in hospital could help cut smoking rates significantly and save the NHS money, concludes a study published online in the journal Thorax. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:41:25 -0800

Could Hospitals Be A Good Place To Start Smoking Cessation?

Intervening while 1.1 million smokers are admitted annually could impact smoking rates, say researchers Read more

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 17:36:39 -0700

Kingsnorth grandmother Ann Russell quits smoking for Stoptober after 61 years of puffing

A grandmother has stubbed out her last cigarette at the age of 74, putting an end to a 61-year habit that's cost as much as a house. Read more

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 10:49:41 -0800

Littering smokers offered rewards

Smokers caught dropping their cigarette butts are rewarded with shopping vouchers - if they complete an anti-smoking course. Read more

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:45:55 -0800

Smoking is killing one South Tynesider a day

SMOKING-related illnesses will kill at least one South Tynesider a day this year, according to new figures. Read more

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June 18, 2012 by  
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:26:58 -0800
Sun, 02 Nov 2014 07:35:12 -0800

Seniors could be key on medical marijuana in Fla.

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — The debate over legalizing medical marijuana in Florida constantly generates talk of young people potentially flooding the polls. But seniors are the most reliable voters and could be key to the outcome of the measure. Read more

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 12:20:55 -0800

Seniors sway medical marijuana debate in Florida

Pot is not just a campaign issue for young voters; in Florida, seniors with serious medical issues could make a difference Read more

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:00:00 -0700

Patients at High-Risk for Lung Cancer Are More Likely to Receive Screening When Primary Care Provider Is Familiar With ...

Patients at high-risk for developing lung cancer are more likely to receive low-dose computed tomography screening when their primary care provider is familiar with guideline recommendations for LDCT screening ... Read more

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 13:03:29 -0800

Seniors could be key to medical marijuana initiative in Florida

The debate over legalizing medical marijuana in Florida generates talk of young people flooding the polls. But seniors are the most reliable voters. Read more

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 12:54:50 -0800

Seniors could be key to medical marijuana initiative in Florida; some call the drug a godsend

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. - The debate over legalizing medical marijuana in Florida constantly generates talk of young people potentially flooding the polls. But seniors are the most reliable voters and could be key to the outcome of the measure. Read more

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 12:34:07 -0800

Seniors could be key on medical marijuana

PEMBROKE PINES, Florida (AP) The legalization of medical marijuana in Florida may be decided by seniors.Older people are the most reliable voters and their share of the electorate is even more pronounced during national elections... Read more

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:07:00 -0700

Health insurance or a headache?

Ravi Subramanian, 63, was admitted to a Kolkata-based hospital for detection of pneumonia, since he had shown several symptoms of the lung condition. Read more

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 07:56:19 -0800

Seniors Could Be Key On Medical Marijuana In Florida

One of the more intriguing items on this year’s ballot could come down to the way that senior citizens vote. Read more

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 05:53:03 -0700

Things you should know before buying a health policy

Health insurance has almost 23 per cent market share in the general insurance space. Read more

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June 18, 2012 by  
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:59:41 -0800

Can psychedelic trips cure PTSD and other maladies?

Thirty years after psychedelics were essentially banned from science, they?re making a comeback. Read more

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June 15, 2012 by  
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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:20:03 GMT

Online Tool May Help Low-income People Quit Smoking - Business Insider


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Online Tool May Help Low-income People Quit Smoking
Business Insider
Overall, high-socioeconomic status participants were more successful in quitting, but it didn't matter which website they were using. About 12 percent of those in the StopAdvisor group and those in the information-only website group stopped smoking, ...
Online tool helps low-income people quit smokingHealth24.com

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Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:41:41 GMT

Quitting Smoking the Geeky Way - U.S. News & World Report


Quitting Smoking the Geeky Way
U.S. News & World Report
About 70 percent of American smokers want to quit smoking, and 40 percent will try to this year, but only 7 percent will succeed, according to the American Cancer Society. "With new digital tools now available such as smartphones, wearables and social ...

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Sun, 16 Nov 2014 22:37:14 GMT

The tools to quit smoking ... for good - Gaston Gazette


Gaston Gazette

The tools to quit smoking ... for good
Gaston Gazette
Stephanie Rutherford, a Gastonia resident and a training coding specialist at CaroMont Health, poses for a photo outside CaroMont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia on Nov. 4. Rutherford was finally able to quit smoking thanks to Quit Smart, ...

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Tue, 20 May 2014 18:46:08 GMT

Can E-Cigarettes Help You Quit Smoking? - WebMD


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Can E-Cigarettes Help You Quit Smoking?
WebMD
Smoking is a notoriously tough habit to beat, however, and quit rates were still low: Only one-fifth of people who tried e-cigarettes as a stop-smoking aid succeeded in quitting long-term, the study found. The study is published May 21 in the journal ...
Evidence builds that e-cigarettes help smokers quitBoston Globe
E-cigarettes: The Key to Quitting Smoking - StudyInternational Business Times AU
Study Gives E-Cigarettes Edge in Helping Smokers QuitNew York Times
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Sun, 09 Nov 2014 00:32:24 GMT

These days, there are more tools to help a smoker quit - The Olympian


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These days, there are more tools to help a smoker quit
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On Nov. 20, we will mark the annual Great American Smokeout. On this day, folks across the nation commit to stop using tobacco, the nation's No. 1 cause of preventable death. If you've thought about quitting or love someone who has, consider the ...

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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:08:00 GMT

You can quit smoking with the help of Medicare and other tools - Kankakee Daily Journal


You can quit smoking with the help of Medicare and other tools
Kankakee Daily Journal
Yes, Medicare actually covers up to eight face-to-face counseling sessions a year to help beneficiaries quit smoking. And, if you have a Medicare Part D prescription drug plan, certain smoking-cessation medications are covered too. Here are some other ...

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Sat, 09 Aug 2014 13:04:49 GMT

Why HIV Patients Must Stop Smoking - Healthline


Why HIV Patients Must Stop Smoking
Healthline
It's easier said than done, especially since smoking is so entrenched in many niche communities of people with HIV. That's why the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are urging people with HIV to quit, using the story of an HIV ...

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Mon, 05 May 2014 11:17:12 GMT

Do E-Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit? It Depends on Whom You Ask - Businessweek


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Do E-Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit? It Depends on Whom You Ask
Businessweek
The FDA rules apparently didn't stop Vapor Shark from making an expansive claim in the blog post's title: ”Let's Just Call it Like it Is … Electronic Cigarettes Are Useful as Smoking Cessation Tools.” As evidence, Vapor Shark cited a study using a ...
Young Adults Think E-Cigs Safer Than Tobacco OnesWebMD

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Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:02:52 GMT

Youth Activists Get Young People to Quit Smoking; CVS Pulls All Tobacco ... - Healthline


Youth Activists Get Young People to Quit Smoking; CVS Pulls All Tobacco ...
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He has been involved in smoking prevention and cessation programs for young adults since he was in high school. For five years, he served as the coordinator for Students Against Tobacco, a tobacco prevention program for middle and high schoolers. Today ...

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Fri, 06 Jun 2014 19:19:41 GMT

RU Ready To Quit Smoking? Texting Can Help - NPR (blog)


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RU Ready To Quit Smoking? Texting Can Help
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Smokers who want to quit have all sorts of tools at their disposal: call lines, nicotine patches, medication, friends, doctors. And now, texts. Getting counseling through text messages doubled the odds of kicking the habit compared with those who ...
Text Messages May Double a Smoker's Odds of QuittingWebMD
Texting therapy doubles success in quitting smokingKVUE
How to quit smoking without gaining weightFox News

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:23:30 -0800

39th Annual Great American Smokeout

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Department of Health’s Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program (TPCP) encourages all smokers to stop smoking or pledge to quit in observance of the American Cancer Socie... Read more

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 03:15:03 -0800

Freedom Quit Smoking System Receives Certification from Doctor Trusted

Freedom Laser Therapy’s new and innovative 10-day stop smoking program—the Freedom Quit Smoking System—has been certified by consumer protection service Doctor Trusted. (PRWeb November 12, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/11/prweb12316772.htm Read more

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 17:14:32 -0800

Quit Smoking: Tips To Help You Stop For Good

Smoking is a nasty habit that can cause yellow teeth, brittle nails and a variety of horrible health problems. Smoking has been linked to both cancer and heart disease and is so addicting that many people find it difficult to … Read more

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 03:14:15 -0800

Great American Smokeout: Tips to quit smoking

Thursday is the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout, time to make a plan to quit. Read more

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:24:47 -0800

Duncan Regional Hospital sets up for Great American Smokeout

Duncan Regional Hospital got an early start on the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout by giving people who want to quit the tools they need to stop smoking today. Read more

Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:05:19 -0800

Life’s no drag for quitter Marjorie now

A SIXTY cigarettes-a-day smoker from South Tyneside has finally quit the dreaded weed – and is urging others to join her during “Stoptober”. Read more

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 23:40:26 -0800

Banks chase trading cheats with 'fuzzy' surveillance

By Vidya Ranganathan SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Stung by billion-dollar fines for malpractice on their trading floors, the world's big banks are using 'fuzzy logic' tools such as relationship mapping and behavioural analytics to read the minds of would-be cheats among their traders. On Wednesday six global banks agreed to pay $4.3 billion to settle claims they failed to stop traders from trying to ... Read more

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 18:18:13 -0800

Alameda police logs: Man reportedly found with meth in traffic stop

The man, who was on probation for a narcotics offense, was also allegedly found in possession of suspected methamphetamine when an officer searched him while taking him into custody. Read more

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:56:51 -0700

Experts update stroke prevention guidelines

By Andrew M. Seaman (Reuters Health) - Tools for preventing strokes include a healthy diet, home blood pressure monitoring and an online stroke-risk estimator, according to updated guidelines issued Wednesday by a leading heart health organization. Together with traditional measures like smoking cessation aids, medications and surgeries, the updated recommendations can help people substantially ... Read more

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:33:19 -0800

Penrose Hospital, Other Centura Health Facilities To Stop Hiring Smokers

Smokers need not apply: starting January 1, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users. Read more

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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:56:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Hypnosis Expert, Dan Vitchoff Gives Back for the Great American Smokeout

Pittsburgh Hypnosis Expert, Dan Vitchoff and PA Hypnosis Center, Pittsburgh’s Premier Hypnotherapy Clinic celebrates helps people stop smoking every day. Between now and Christmas, 2014, Dan Vitchoff will donate $50 for every person that comes into his office to stop smoking to the American Cancer Society in honor of the Great American Smoke Out. (PRWeb November 20, 2014) Read the full story at ... Read more

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:14:18 -0800

Quitting smoking: What's best for you?

Smoking is not only a physical addiction, it's a psychological one as well. It's not news. Smoking harms nearly every organ in your body."Smoking as everybody knows is terrible for you. A leading cause of cancer, lung cancer. it also contributes to cardiovascular problems. In particular arteriosclerosis where the hardening of the arteries secondary to calcium plaque formations on interior ... Read more

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 14:00:27 -0800

Quit Smoking With Hypnosis: How It’s Done

Quitting smoking has long been one of the hardest things on the planet to accomplish for anyone. Whether you choose to go cold turkey, wear a patch, or gradually quit smoking over time, it’s just not easy. But, many say … Read more

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:44:58 -0800

A pharmacist's tips for quitting smoking

Asking how much someone smokes will help a pharmacist recommend the patch or gum. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:41:25 -0800

Could Hospitals Be A Good Place To Start Smoking Cessation?

Intervening while 1.1 million smokers are admitted annually could impact smoking rates, say researchers Read more

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:06:21 -0800

5 Facts That Everyone Gets Wrong About Vaping

About a year ago, a couple of good friends invited me to help them run a vape shop and eventual e-juice manufacturer in my hometown (Louisville, Colorado). We in this industry believe vaping to be potentially enormously beneficial to public health, and we've been dismayed to see it take a pretty stern beating in the public arena. This, along with the FDA's recent ruling in favor of strict ... Read more

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 16:41:55 -0800

Michigan DNR offers hunters new way to find deer check stations

With the beginning of firearm deer season Saturday the Michigan Department of Natural Resources is encouraging hunters to stop by a DNR deer check station after a successful hunt. Read more

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:03:50 -0800

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Low oil prices send chills through oil patch Read more

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 04:45:26 -0800

Mike Tanier's Monday Morning Hangover: Same Old Sanchez, New Drew Stanton?

Stop the quarterback narrative merry-go-round: I WANT TO GET OFF! One week, Mark Sanchez is the punchline to an old joke. The next, he's the toast of Philadelphia, the guy everybody knew should have started the season opener instead of that detestable, washed-up Nick Foles (Pro Bowl participant last year, left the field with the lead in the fourth quarter of a playoff game, 5-2 as a full-game ... Read more

Thu, 13 Nov 2014 05:35:55 -0800

The Nicotine Fix

America’s cigarette addiction may seem to be mostly over. But low-income Americans continue to smoke—and die—at alarming rates. A radical new strategy could help them quit once and for all. Read more

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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 22:27:38 -0800

Smoking e-cigs can considerably reduce tobacco cravings

Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): A new research has demonstrated that e-cigarettes successfully reduce cravings for tobacco cigarettes, with only minimal side effects. Read more

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:21:18 -0800

E-Cigarettes Significantly Reduce Tobacco Cravings

Provided by KU Leuven Electronic cigarettes offer smokers a realistic way to kick their tobacco smoking addiction. In a new study published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health , scientists at KU Leuven report that e-cigarettes successfully reduced cravings for tobacco cigarettes, with only minimal side effects. Electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) were developed as ... Read more

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:12:03 -0800

Electronic cigarettes reduce smoking habits

Electronic cigarettes offer smokers a realistic way to kick their tobacco smoking addiction. In a new study published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, scientists at KU Leuven report that e-cigarettes successfully reduced cravings for tobacco cigarettes, with only minimal side effects. Read more

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:35:37 -0800

Smoking gave me nightmares

I'm a quitter and proud of it. Read more

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 04:56:50 -0800

E-cigarettes reduce cravings for tobacco cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes offer smokers a realistic way to kick their tobacco smoking addiction. In a new study published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, scientists at KU Leuven report that e-cigarettes successfully reduced cravings for tobacco cigarettes, with only minimal side effects. Read more

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 02:58:47 -0800

The Bristol Post published Would you take a food supplement derived from fish oil to help...

WOULD you take a food supplement derived from fish oil to help you to stop smoking?Researchers have claimed the supplement - available at many health shops all over Bristol - could help smokers kick the habit.The Daily Mirror reports that a daily capsule of omega-3 fatty acid helped smokers reduce consumption by 11 per cent after a month.Addiction specialist Dr Sharon Shenkar told the paper ... Read more

Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:19:29 -0800

Outlook for People Living With HIV

Smoking is a serious health threat for everyone, but it's especially dangerous for people living with HIV. Smoking raises your risk for heart disease, cancer, serious lung diseases and infections such as pneumonia, and other illnesses. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 21:22:32 -0800

Stop smoking initiatives bring Stoptober to Waikato

Hospital staff, health promoters, cessation providers and medical centres all have a role to play in stop smoking initiatives in the Waikato. Read more

Wed, 05 Nov 2014 15:36:16 -0800

Usage of e-cigarettes growing in our area

Reported by: Jackalyn Kovac JOHNSTOWN, Pa. -- Electronic cigarettes or vapor pens have been marketed to help smokers stop using traditional cigarettes. According to the CDC, one in five U.S. adults who smoke have tried e-cigarettes as either a substitute to regular cigarettes or as a way to quit smoking, but are they really safe? The American Lung Association said cigarettes create over 7,000 ... Read more

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 02:40:11 -0800

Omega-3s could help smokers quit: study

Taking omega-3 supplements reduces nicotine cravings and the number of cigarettes smoked per day, according to a first-of-its-kind study conducted at the University of Haifa. Read more

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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:54:18 -0800

Systematic review

Internet-based interventions for smoking cessation could help millions of people stop smoking at very low unit costs; however, long-term biochemically verified evidence is scarce and such interventions might be less effective for smokers with low socioeconomic status than for those with high status because of lower online literacy to engage with websites. Read more

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:44:17 -0800

Oil Prices Plunge: How Likely Is Action From OPEC?

Nov. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Societe Generale's Michael Wittner and West Shore Group's Jim Rickards discuss the outlook for oil prices and OPEC production with Bloomberg's Matt Miller on "Street Smart." Read more

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:59:41 -0800

Can psychedelic trips cure PTSD and other maladies?

Thirty years after psychedelics were essentially banned from science, they?re making a comeback. Read more

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:38:58 -0700

Smokers quit habit after taking clinic's 5-day program: High success rate inspires SDA to offer 2nd session starting ...

Following the success of its recent five-day Stop Smoking Program, the Wellness Center of the Seventh-Day Adventist Guam Clinic plans to start another session on Nov. 16. Read more

Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:18:18 -0800

What Makes Kenya's Marathon Runners The World's Best?

Kenyan distance runners won both the men's and women's divisions of Sunday's New York City Marathon. A Harvard evolutionary biologist suggests some possible reasons why. Read more

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 04:45:26 -0800

Mike Tanier's Monday Morning Hangover: Same Old Sanchez, New Drew Stanton?

Stop the quarterback narrative merry-go-round: I WANT TO GET OFF! One week, Mark Sanchez is the punchline to an old joke. The next, he's the toast of Philadelphia, the guy everybody knew should have started the season opener instead of that detestable, washed-up Nick Foles (Pro Bowl participant last year, left the field with the lead in the fourth quarter of a playoff game, 5-2 as a full-game ... Read more

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 05:01:22 -0800

The RAAF in Iraq: On the ground in the air and on task

As soon as the RAAF KC-30 tanker flew north of Baiji, about 150 kilometres north of Baghdad, the chatter over the tactical radio becomes incessant. Read more

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 04:29:25 -0800

Opinion: Extreme adventure races are fun, challenging, AND they helped me quit smoking

The knock-on effect of pushing myself physically has been immeasurable – on top of getting fitter, it’s also motivated me to say goodbye to cigarettes. Read more

Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:02:23 -0700

What is Alzheimer’s disease?

In one way or another, almost every one of us has been touched by Alzheimer's disease. It is unquestionably one of the most trying things family members and caretakers deal with when a loved one is afflicted. Today, though, medicine is making great strides in identifying the nature of the disease and risk factors for its development and... Read more

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 21:07:29 -0800

Medical Marijuana: Not on the Ballot, Families Still Desperate

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS-- From raising the minimum wage, to legalizing alcohol sales in all Arkansas counties, there are five key issues on the 2014 November election ballot. One of those issues is not medical marijuana. The measure fell short this year leaving two Northwest Arkansas families feeling helpless. Diagnosed with Dravet Syndrome at three months old, Carrie Willyard's son, Luke, suffers ... Read more

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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:37:32 GMT

Can e-cigarettes help you quit smoking? Another study says yes, it's better ... - The Independent


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Can e-cigarettes help you quit smoking? Another study says yes, it's better ...
The Independent
“With guidance on practical use, the nicotine e-cig offers many smokers a successful alternative for smoking less – or even quitting altogether. E-cig users get the experience of smoking a cigarette and inhale nicotine vapor, but do not suffer the ...
Study: E-cigarettes reduce tobacco cravings, help people quitThe Columbian
Switching to e-cigarettes can help you quit smokingTheHealthSite
Science Has Good News for People Who Smoke E-CigarettesMic
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Sun, 09 Nov 2014 05:13:29 GMT

Quitting cigarettes not so easy for CVS rivals - Buffalo News


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Quitting cigarettes not so easy for CVS rivals
Buffalo News
CVS Health Corp. has quit tobacco. Its competitors aren't finding it so easy. Walgreen Co. and Rite Aid Corp. – retail pharmacies whose cigarette displays are the last thing customers see when checking out – say that helping tobacco users quit is ...
Quitting tobacco isn't easy for cigarette-selling CVS rivalsChicago Daily Herald

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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:38:15 GMT

E-cigarettes help people quit smoking, study finds - Killeen Daily Herald


Killeen Daily Herald

E-cigarettes help people quit smoking, study finds
Killeen Daily Herald
A new study adds to a growing body of research showing that e-cigs do, in fact, help people cut back on their tobacco consumption. During an eight-month period, Belgian researchers tracked 48 smokers who were unwilling to quit smoking. The smokers were ...

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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:36:56 GMT

17 Ways To Quit Smoking, Starting Today - Huffington Post


17 Ways To Quit Smoking, Starting Today
Huffington Post
Since many smokers use cigarettes as a way to relieve stress, the Mayo Clinic suggests finding other calming activities that have the same effect. Yoga (which is also a great form of exercise) or relaxing practices like guided imagery can all help keep ...

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Tue, 20 May 2014 18:46:08 GMT

Can E-Cigarettes Help You Quit Smoking? - WebMD


Boston Globe

Can E-Cigarettes Help You Quit Smoking?
WebMD
"When used by a broad sample of smokers under 'real world' conditions, e-cigarette use did not significantly increase the chances of successfully quitting cigarette smoking," concluded that study's lead researcher, Dr. Pamela Ling, an associate ...
Evidence builds that e-cigarettes help smokers quitBoston Globe
Study Gives E-Cigarettes Edge in Helping Smokers QuitNew York Times
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Tue, 05 Aug 2014 21:09:10 GMT

CVS Suffers After Quitting Cigarettes, But Pharmacy Saves The Day - Forbes


Forbes

CVS Suffers After Quitting Cigarettes, But Pharmacy Saves The Day
Forbes
As CVS clears out cigarette shelves, they've seen the results: the loss of cigarettes has driven down sales significantly. “Front store” same store sales (i.e. the retail end) declined 0.4% in the second quarter, even with the positive impact of the ...

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:00:51 GMT

E-Cigarettes Worth Try to Quit Smoking, Heart Group Says - Bloomberg


E-Cigarettes Worth Try to Quit Smoking, Heart Group Says
Bloomberg
Electronic cigarettes are worth trying as a last option for smokers seeking to quit, the biggest U.S. heart health advocacy group said. The American Heart Association, in a policy statement released today, said physicians shouldn't discourage e ...
American Heart Association supports e-cigarettes for quitting tobaccoAl Jazeera America
E-Cigarettes Might Help Smokers Quit, American Heart Association SaysHuffington Post
Stop claiming e-cigarettes help to quit smoking, says WHOChannel 4 News
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:22:04 GMT

Are E-Cigarettes A Public Health Hazard Or The Key To Quitting Smoking? - Huffington Post


RT

Are E-Cigarettes A Public Health Hazard Or The Key To Quitting Smoking?
Huffington Post
Scientific studies showing that electronic cigarettes actually help people quit smoking are few and far between. But that isn't stopping many smokers, as well as a few experts, from giving e-cigarettes the benefit of the doubt.
No ifs, no butts: UK's £100m e-cigarette industry up in smoke?RT

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:26:14 GMT

Quitting smoking? Get some fish oil to kick the cigarette habit - Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

Quitting smoking? Get some fish oil to kick the cigarette habit
Mirror.co.uk
A food supplement derived from fish oil may help smokers to kick the habit, researchers claim. A daily capsule of omega-3 fatty acid helped nicotine junkies reduce consumption by 11% after a month. Israeli addiction specialist Dr Sharon Shenkar said ...

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Sun, 02 Nov 2014 17:13:13 GMT

E-cigarettes are personalized tool to help smokers quit: Meaghan Earley ... - The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com


E-cigarettes are personalized tool to help smokers quit: Meaghan Earley ...
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
Guest columnist Meaghan Earley is an associate at Euphoria Vapor, located in Middleburg Heights. She supports the use of e-cigarettes in public places and their use in helping smokers quit. There is a constant debate regarding whether or not electronic ...

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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:01:08 -0800

Even with a little weight gain, quitting smoking is still healthier choice

Fear of unhealthy weight gain can be a factor holding smokers back from quitting the habit. But a new study finds that even if you do add a few pounds once you quit, your post-cigarette health is still much better than if... Read more

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:14:18 -0800

Quitting smoking: What's best for you?

Smoking is not only a physical addiction, it's a psychological one as well. It's not news. Smoking harms nearly every organ in your body."Smoking as everybody knows is terrible for you. A leading cause of cancer, lung cancer. it also contributes to cardiovascular problems. In particular arteriosclerosis where the hardening of the arteries secondary to calcium plaque formations on interior ... Read more

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:45:52 -0800

Reynolds launching heat-not-burn cigarette

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Reynolds American Inc. is launching a cigarette that heats tobacco rather than burning it, hoping to capitalize on the growing appetite for alternatives to traditional smokes. Read more

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 22:38:01 -0800

Switching to e-cigarettes may not be helpful, study suggests.

The study looked at 1,074 patients who had cancer and who were enrolled in a smoking cessation program in a cancer treatment center. Researchers study found that the e-cigarette users actually were more dependent on nicotine than regular smokers. The e-cigarette users tried to quit more times than the regular smokers Read more

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:06:07 -0800

Time to Put Down that Cigarette

If you are one of the 42 million Americans who smoke cigarettes, Thursday is the day to kick the habit. The American Cancer Society is holding it's annual Great American Smokeout. Read more

Tue, 11 Nov 2014 12:39:11 -0800

Quitting smoking? Get some fish oil to kick the cigarette habit

A food supplement derived from fish oil may help smokers to kick the habit, researchers claim. A daily capsule of omega-3 fatty acid helped nicotine junkies reduce consumption by 11% after a month. Read more

Fri, 14 Nov 2014 11:43:48 -0800

Within 20 minutes after your last smoke, you could feel better

The health benefits of quitting smoking can start in as little as 20 minutes. Read more

Sun, 09 Nov 2014 14:17:50 -0800

City Council poised to limit 'vaping'

The Baltimore City Council is poised to ban electronic cigarette "vaping" from nearly everywhere that traditional cigarette smoking is prohibited. Read more

Sun, 09 Nov 2014 18:26:10 -0800

First e-cig 'vaping' ad appear on TV

The first TV advert showing e-cigarettes are broadcast on Monday, but critics warn the move could normalise smoking imagery. Read more

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:54:23 -0800

Experts Available for Great American Smokeout Thursday (Nov. 20)

Texas Tech University's Lee Cohen, a smoking cessation expert and clinical psychologist, can explain what smokers should consider before quitting as well as what makes a quitting attempt successful. Psychology professor Yi-Yuan Tang can discuss how a certain type of Chinese mindfulness meditation unexpectedly helped smokers reduce tobacco use even when they didn't intend to do so. Read more

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