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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:19:37 GMT

Santa Monica Council Poised to Regulate E-Cigarettes - The Lookout News


Santa Monica Council Poised to Regulate E-Cigarettes
The Lookout News
Under the proposed law, City staff wrote, “electronic smoking devices may be used at the two such businesses that were locally licensed as such lounges in Santa Monica as of June 24, 2014; provided there is appropriate ventilation so as not to ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:06:42 GMT

How to get your brain in gear - Visalia Times-Delta


How to get your brain in gear
Visalia Times-Delta
Just because you're not getting on the school bus each day doesn't mean you should stop flexing what is arguably the most important muscle — your brain. You help your heart by eating ... “If someone were to ask what's the best way to prevent cognitive ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:55:08 GMT

E-cigarettes underutilized for smoking cessation - Metro.us


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E-cigarettes underutilized for smoking cessation
Metro.us
Anyone who's struggled with the habit can tell you – quitting is no easy task. ... “Their shape and their vapor output make them the most similar to a cigarette smoker, and that gives them a great head start out of the gate, but the technology for that ...
Burning question: to vape, or not to vape?Irish Independent

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:56:48 GMT

Cigar Thoughts, Week 3: Seahawks clip Broncos in OT, win rubber match of ... - Field Gulls


Cigar Thoughts, Week 3: Seahawks clip Broncos in OT, win rubber match of ...
Field Gulls
No, that drive was sexy in an I-want-to-build-a-life-and-have-children-with-you kind of way. On the final play, Talib served as the only defender with a shot of stopping Lynch but despite that, he went low and Lynch easily scored. It was an attempted ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:02:59 GMT

A special report: Your ultimate guide to physical fitness - Philippine Star


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A special report: Your ultimate guide to physical fitness
Philippine Star
They have put a drag on the improvements in well-being and longevity made possible by medical advances and positive lifestyle changes, such as the reduction in smoking rates in recent years. It's tempting to think that feeling fatigued, being winded ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:43:36 GMT

Rose McGowan Talks Peter O'Toole, Her Short Film and the Importance of Epic - Paste Magazine


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Rose McGowan Talks Peter O'Toole, Her Short Film and the Importance of Epic
Paste Magazine
She had been raised a cinephile, but somehow she now found herself in a career defined in many ways by her physical attractiveness, not by her brain. So she pulled the emergency brake and jammed the .... It made it easy for me to start directing. Paste ...

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:16:03 GMT

With cigarettes increasingly out of favor, e-cigs step in - Florida Today


With cigarettes increasingly out of favor, e-cigs step in
Florida Today
Several months earlier following back surgery, my doctor, Devin Datta, said the healing process would proceed much quicker and more efficiently if I quit smoking. I pretty much stopped right then, maybe not so much on my doctor's advice but more ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:25:19 GMT

Liz Jones's Diary: In which I meet his family for the first time - Daily Mail


Liz Jones's Diary: In which I meet his family for the first time
Daily Mail
Saying you want 'a bit of attention' is not the way to get a woman into bed (when I told Nic he'd said this, and that I would engrave those words on his headstone, she added, 'Soon, hopefully!'). ... that she doesn't think I even like him that much ...

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:26:11 GMT

Cradle Cincinnati aims to spread knowledge, cut infant mortality rate in ... - WCPO


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Cradle Cincinnati aims to spread knowledge, cut infant mortality rate in ...
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That includes every maternity hospital in town, the United Way, the Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Interact for Health, professionals who work in the community with women in pregnancy, The Center for Closing the Health Gap and Every Child Succeeds, to ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:39:57 GMT

Cheap Bling Ugg - Genuine Ugg Australia Boots Ugg Australia Women Boots - Oman Daily Observer


Cheap Bling Ugg - Genuine Ugg Australia Boots Ugg Australia Women Boots
Oman Daily Observer
He stated the ribs are indeed preliminarily steamed (after all, Georgies is a full menu restaurant and does not have smoking or barbeque capabilities), but within especially prepared broth, not water as others use. 3) Please do not ... Antibiotics take ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:25:41 -0700

Cigar Thoughts, Week 3: Seahawks clip Broncos in OT, win rubber match of three-game series

After opening up a 14-point halftime lead, the Seahawks had to withstand a furious fourth-quarter comeback from Peyton Manning to beat the Broncos 26-20 in overtime. Seattle's true talent was never five touchdowns better than the Broncos', regardless of the final score in February, but they are at least a little bit better and they showed it today when it mattered. After the first Seahawks ... Read more

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:25:30 -0700

Election rules not enough to stop Twits

You might think the normally noisy and heavily opinionated NZ Twittersphere would fall silent under the strict rules of Election Day. Read more

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:23:06 -0700

Survey says: Most Dexter students not using alcohol, tobacco or drugs

The majority of kids in Dexter schools are not involved with narcotics, tobacco and alcohol. Read more

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:16:00 -0700

Alibaba Is the Real Deal; Yellen Says Stay the Course: Jim Cramer's Best Blogs

Catch up on Jim Cramer's thinking over the last week about the Forrest Gump of China and Janet Yellen's common-sense stance. Read more

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:30:02 -0700

Game Preview: West Virginia Mountaineers vs Oklahoma Sooners

West Virginia looks to stake their claim and shock the world with a win over the Oklahoma Sooners. The outcome of this game shouldn't really effect that - WVU is a prohibitive underdog and Oklahoma is on the short list of team's expected to compete for a national championship. Read more

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:00:51 -0700

Next Stop: The Electric Bus

Densely populated Third World megacities, choking on polluted air, provide a splendid opportunity for introducing electric vehicles on a large scale. The recent introduction of General Motors’s EV-1 electric car in California and Arizona has generated a great deal of attention: it is a high-tech, glamorous, sporty, clean machine, embodying more technological developments than any GM product in ... Read more

Sat, 06 Sep 2014 02:19:13 -0700

Football - Wilshere frustrated by criticism

Jack Wilshere is disappointed by the "reckless and aggressive" criticism some have directed at him, with the England international particularly irked by Jamie Read more

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:13:00 -0700

‘Big Brother’ Final Four Vote Puts Detonators Loyalty to the Test

The action started Tuesday night with Frankie's back against the wall. His fellow Detonators tried to put him at ease, but he was wary. He and Derrick have been running the house all summer long, while allowing Caleb to think it's been him the whole time. Caleb is impulsive and doesn't think things all the way through, but Derrick was there sweet-talking in his ear about what a threat Frankie is ... Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 01:43:20 -0700

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Giving up cigarettes. How to do it! Giving up cigarettes. How to do it! Read more

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:00:00 -0700

9 Things Successful People Won't Do

The key things that you can avoid in order to increase your emotional intelligence and performance. Read more

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June 19, 2012 by  
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Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:48:37 GMT

Lindsay Lohan Seeks Hypnosis to Quit Smoking - Indiatimes.com


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Lindsay Lohan Seeks Hypnosis to Quit Smoking
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London: Actress Lindsay Lohan is reportedly seeking hypnotherapy to help her give up smoking before her West End theatre debut later this month. Lindsay Lohan. The 28-year-old will be part of "Speed-the-Plow" play and will perform from Sep 24 till Nov ...
Lindsay Lohan Wants To Quit Smoking: Trying HypnotherapyThe Inquisitr
Lindsay Lohan trying to quit smoking with hypnosisazcentral.com
Lindsay Lohan using hypnotherapy to stop smokingSFGate (blog)
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:04:10 GMT

Pop-culture week in review - Amarillo.com (blog)


Pop-culture week in review
Amarillo.com (blog)
I started my week of entertainment by seeing a classic American play direct from London and ended it by seeing a comedy legend inspiring a packed house to roar with laughter. Not a bad week. Not at all. Up first was a production of “A Streetcar Named ...

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:52:40 GMT

Kode9, other acts showcase 10 years of Hyperdub's development of dubstep - Washington Post


Kode9, other acts showcase 10 years of Hyperdub's development of dubstep
Washington Post
Over the past decade, no label has driven underground electronic dance music as thoroughly and consistently as London's Hyperdub. Founded ... As the label marks its 10th anniversary with a series of compilations and a tour, a stop at Washington's U ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:56:10 GMT

Depression: The enemy within - The Express Tribune


The Express Tribune

Depression: The enemy within
The Express Tribune
Eventually, Malik sought professional help while staying with her sister in London and attended counselling sessions with a psychiatrist twice a week for six months. During this period she was ... As a consequence, she started smoking and taking off ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 01:39:34 GMT

Trainspotting: Far from loco - Yorkshire Post


Trainspotting: Far from loco
Yorkshire Post
I'll stop for about three hours on the station and then come back.” Rotherham to Dundee ... “London, King's Cross, 43309,” says Steve, no hesitation. “Got it already.” Back at ... It sounds drearily uneventful, but in fact it's mesmeric, hypnotic. “Can ...

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:13:15 GMT

Needham Market: Can a life crisis ever be a positive thing? - East Anglian Daily Times


East Anglian Daily Times

Needham Market: Can a life crisis ever be a positive thing?
East Anglian Daily Times
Tanya Simpson, a mother of three and former IT project manager, who has become a hypnotherapy and Neuro Linguistic Programming practitioner after a suffering a life crisis when she was going through a divorce. Pictured here with son William Simpson.

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:20:34 GMT

11 Pop Singers Worth Listening to Over Any Mainstream “Pop Star” - Mic


Mic

11 Pop Singers Worth Listening to Over Any Mainstream “Pop Star”
Mic
But his real selling point is his hypnotic voice. He's commited to playing with bold gender identities too, balancing ... "When I first stopped stripping and started making music, I was legitimately blackmailed by people," singer Lowell told Radio.com ...

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:46:48 GMT

The devil did it! Herbalist, who buries ex-Customs officer, her daughter alive ... - Daily Sun


Daily Sun

The devil did it! Herbalist, who buries ex-Customs officer, her daughter alive ...
Daily Sun
With a good command of English, Olatunji said that he had to stop his education at secondary level because of financial constraint. “I attended Oke Ibadan Boys' High school after the Biafra war ended. ... She said some of her boyfriends were in London ...

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00:19:36 GMT

Programming regains its footing - OCRegister


Programming regains its footing
OCRegister
Joshua Bell, Yo-Yo Ma, Itzhak Perlman, Dawn Upshaw, Martha Argerich, Jeremy Denk, Yuja Wang, Murray Perahia, Lang Lang and many others stop by, as do orchestras such as the London Philharmonic, the London Symphony and the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande ...

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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:46:06 GMT

Nathaniel Mary Quinn's Disfigured Portraits Would Make Even Francis Bacon ... - Huffington Post


Nathaniel Mary Quinn's Disfigured Portraits Would Make Even Francis Bacon ...
Huffington Post
Gazing upon a series of Nathaniel Mary Quinn's paintings feels like staring into a Ripley's-esque hall of medical oddities and botched surgeries, situated alongside the black sheep and circus performers themselves who'd banded into a cast of outcasts.

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Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:21:38 -0700

Lindsay Lohan Wants To Quit Smoking: Trying Hypnotherapy

Lindsay Lohan is willing to try anything to make her upcoming performance a hit. She’s even attempting to use hypnotherapy to quit smoking. Before Miley Cyrus drew public ire for her on-stage and music video shenanigans, the Mean Girls star was all over the tabloids. Her addictions kept getting the Disney actress in trouble with Lindsay Lohan Wants To Quit Smoking: Trying Hypnotherapy is an ... Read more

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:23:05 GMT

New plans for Phoenix NHS Stop Smoking Service after shops close in Lincoln ... - Lincolnshire Echo


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New plans for Phoenix NHS Stop Smoking Service after shops close in Lincoln ...
Lincolnshire Echo
Nikki Silver, General Manager for Family and Healthy Lifestyle Services at Lincolnshire Community Health Services NHS Trust, said: “We have been reviewing the Phoenix NHS Stop Smoking Service with a view to increasing the number of appointments ...
Lincoln health service stubs out Phoenix Health ShopThe Lincolnite

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:33:39 GMT

Stop smoking in Stoptober! How you can quit the habit - Southwales Evening Post


Southwales Evening Post

Stop smoking in Stoptober! How you can quit the habit
Southwales Evening Post
“Alongside this high profile marketing campaign, there is more help available than ever before from GPs, pharmacies, hospitals and of course the free NHS service, Stop Smoking Wales. Research shows that people are more likely to quit, the more support ...
Haverhill residents encouraged to quit smoking this StoptoberCambridge News
Get help to give up smoking in StoptoberPortsmouth News
Stoptober challengeBlackpool Gazette
This Is Wiltshire -Warrington Guardian
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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 12:46:42 GMT

Experts Say E-Cigarettes Could Save Tens Of Thousands Of Lives Every Year - Business Insider


Business Insider

Experts Say E-Cigarettes Could Save Tens Of Thousands Of Lives Every Year
Business Insider
"It will restrict marketing and the strength of the products which will take off the market some products that help smokers to quit." She said due to demand from smokers some NHS stop smoking clinics were including e-cigarettes in their quit programmes.
The e-cigarette quandary: helping smokers quit while enticing new addictsThe e ...Washington Post
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:17:51 GMT

Fewer smokers quitting through NHS services - Pulse


Fewer smokers quitting through NHS services
Pulse
The numbers of smokers quitting through NHS smoking cessation services has fallen for the second year running, official statistics show. Around 300,539 people successfully quit in 2013/14 - a 20% fall from the 373,872secondary smokers who managed to ...

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:16:38 GMT

Fewer smokers using NHS to quit - Nursing in Practice


Fewer smokers using NHS to quit
Nursing in Practice
The number of people using NHS Stop Smoking Services has fallen for the second year in a row. Just over 586,000 people set a quit date through the NHS in 2013/14, compared to more than 724,000 people in 2012/13 – a drop of 19%. Half of the people ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:04:18 GMT

E-Cigarettes Haven't Helped Cancer Patients To Stop Smoking - Business Insider Australia


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E-Cigarettes Haven't Helped Cancer Patients To Stop Smoking
Business Insider Australia
Those using e-cigarettes, electronic devices delivering a nicotine-rich vapour, as well as traditional cigarettes were more nicotine dependent and equally or less likely to have quit smoking than non-users. All cancer patients who smoke are advised to ...
E-cigarettes 'not helping cancer patients to quit smoking'Medical News Today
E-cigarettes DON'T help cancer patients stop smoking 'because they become ...Daily Mail
Study advising against e-cigarette use in cancer patients called into questionNew York Daily News
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:06:26 GMT

BTN LiveBIG: Minnesota gives homeless 'power to quit' smoking, drinking - Big Ten Network


Big Ten Network

BTN LiveBIG: Minnesota gives homeless 'power to quit' smoking, drinking
Big Ten Network
A big reason was uncovered during the University of Minnesota's Power to Quit study of smoking habits among the homeless population. Led by Minnesota professor Dr. Kola S. Okuyemi, the director of the Program in Health Disparities Research (PHDR), the ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:43:00 GMT

Tennessee mom promises to quit smoking after signing 10K retweet pact with ... - New York Daily News


New York Daily News

Tennessee mom promises to quit smoking after signing 10K retweet pact with ...
New York Daily News
A Tennessee mom is quitting smoking after a Twitter pact with her daughters went viral. Madison Lawson and her sister signed a contract with mother Renee stating she had to give up the habit if a posted image of the deal got more than 10,000 retweets.
10000 Retweets Convinced Mom To Quit Smoking After 22 YearsOpposing Views

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:13:31 GMT

Obesity could bankrupt NHS if left unchecked - The Guardian


The Guardian

Obesity could bankrupt NHS if left unchecked
The Guardian
New incentives to ensure the NHS as an employer sets an example. Stevens wants its 1.3 million staff to stay healthy and become health ambassadors in their own communities. Although 75% of NHS Trusts offer their staff help to stop smoking, only a third ...
NHS head suggests incentives for employers to keep staff healthyFinancial Times
NHS could be bankrupted by obesity, warns health chiefNursing Standard
Obesity could bankrupt NHS, says its chief executiveOnMedica
Workplace Savings & Benefits -Delhi Daily News
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:30:38 GMT

People Are Relying on Foodbanks in the UK More Than Ever - Munchies_ Food by VICE


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People Are Relying on Foodbanks in the UK More Than Ever
Munchies_ Food by VICE
Also, if you've got cancer and you've got an appointment at the hospital and you don't go to sign on—even though you've told them—they will stop your benefits. Then you're back to having to reapply and wait six weeks. People are expected to live on ...

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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:10:10 -0700

Bradford becomes first council in country to stop logging numbers who quit smoking

BRADFORD Council has become the first local authority in the country to opt out of collecting data about people quitting smoking, saying monitoring the issue using old NHS targets is "not an effective use of taxpayers' money". Read more

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 01:57:42 -0700

Bury's stop smoking success

TWO thirds of Bury residents who used “stop smoking” services to quit are still tobacco-free a month later, figures have revealed. Read more

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 13:56:47 -0700

STOPTOBER: East Lancs smokers encouraged to quit

EAST Lancashire smokers have been encouraged to sign up to this years ‘Stoptober’ and take up the 28-day quitting challenge. Read more

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:39:44 -0700

Obesity could bankrupt NHS if left unchecked

Chief executive of NHS England warns of catastrophic impact obesity could have on health and rising healthcare costs The chief executive of NHS England has warned that obesity will bankrupt the health service unless Britain gets serious about tackling the problem. "Obesity is the new smoking, and it represents a slow-motion car crash in terms of avoidable illness and rising health care costs ... Read more

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:35:44 -0700

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Hospitals are planning to introduce a smoking ban, after complaints including smoke seeping into maternity wards, were made. Read more

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 01:27:36 -0700

Smokers cost Wolverhampton £70m each year

The figures, compiled by Action on Smoking and Health(Ash), estimated the number of smokers in Wolverhampton at 42,900 — around 22.9 per cent of the population, compared to a West Midland average of 18.9 per cent. Read more

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 23:04:30 -0700

Comedians encouraging North East smokers to kick the habit

Comedian Paddy McGuinness will quit smoking on October 1 and is encouraging people across Tyneside to do the same Read more

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 01:04:01 -0700

Stop reorganising the NHS and invest more, says Royal College of Physicians

Ministers must stop reorganising the NHS and fund it properly, a Royal College has said ahead of the party conferences Read more

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:14:21 -0700

Smokers urged to sign up to Stoptober challenge

SMOKERS are urged to sign up to the 28-day Stoptober challenge next month - which experts have said helps people quit altogether. Read more

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:24:29 -0700

STOPTOBER: Comedians helping Lancashire smokers kick the habit

QUITTING cigarettes is no laughing matter – but some of Britain’s top comics are helping Lancashire smokers kick the habit. Read more

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:51:09 GMT

Health & Fitness Calendar - Shore News Today


Health & Fitness Calendar
Shore News Today
Sessions will feature speakers and discussion forums. The meeting date, location and time will be announced .... New Jersey Quitcenters offer a customized, face-to-face approach to quitting smoking. The Quitcenter model combines intensive individual or ...

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:43:33 GMT

Shot in the arm for anti-smoking drive - The Star Online


Shot in the arm for anti-smoking drive
The Star Online
“Every six seconds, one person around the world dies because of smoking. I learnt that seven million chemicals in cigarettes are bad for the throat, lungs and heart,” said Ina Sarah, nine, who added that she was going to advise her uncle to stop smoking.

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:30:10 GMT

Me and Willie - CelebStoner (blog)


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Me and Willie
CelebStoner (blog)
The Teapot Party primarily exists as a forum on Facebook. ... As Chris has already reported on Facebook, Willie talked about his support of Hillary Clinton (but he noted she could be more favorable to marijuana legalization), how he quit nicotine by ...

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:26:53 GMT

Is Africa's rise for real this time? - Fortune


Is Africa's rise for real this time?
Fortune
This was not the message African governments wanted to push publicly when leaders met last May with hundreds of business executives from the U.S., Asia, and Europe in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, for the World Economic Forum on Africa. There the big ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:33:07 GMT

If Nuns Ruled the World - Crux: Covering all things Catholic


If Nuns Ruled the World
Crux: Covering all things Catholic
I covered my eyes with my hands and splayed them apart just an inch to see a nineteen-year-old Asian woman on the movie screen in front of me handcuffed and whipped by a dominatrix while her pimp looked on menacingly, smoking crystal meth out of a ...

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:26:29 GMT

Contested Territory: Black Austinites claim police suspicion, mistreatment - Austin Chronicle


Contested Territory: Black Austinites claim police suspicion, mistreatment
Austin Chronicle
Moreover, at police accountability forums, protests, and conversations across the city, a more common concern about APD has emerged: Some Austinites don't believe the police are treating them fairly, nor do they trust the system in place for holding ...

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:45:34 GMT

N.C. Republican dinged for defending right to fire gays - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer


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N.C. Republican dinged for defending right to fire gays
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
“Where does it stop? Is the next regulation going to prohibit a layoff even during an economic downturn? Will the next law mandate full employment?” Pittenger stirred up the gay rights debate when he told liberal political blog ThinkProgress this month ...

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:30:42 GMT

The NFL and Domestic Abuse: What's an LGBT Fan to Do? - Frontiers LA (blog)


Frontiers LA (blog)

The NFL and Domestic Abuse: What's an LGBT Fan to Do?
Frontiers LA (blog)
In May 2011, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice—who is now at the center of an ever-widening cyclone of controversy about domestic violence—was the featured speaker at an anti-bullying forum organized by the family of a 15-year-old girl who ...

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:18:17 GMT

Political Happy Hour: September 15, 2014 - Boston Globe


Political Happy Hour: September 15, 2014
Boston Globe
The group opposing the question, No on Question 2: Stop Forced Deposits committee, is well-funded, with about $5 million in donations from the American Beverage Association, according to filings with the state's campaign finance agency. A spokeswoman ...

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:44:19 GMT

Urging Orthodox To Aggressively Counter Child Sexual Abuse - The Jewish Week


Urging Orthodox To Aggressively Counter Child Sexual Abuse
The Jewish Week
He called on the Orthodox community to stop denying the depth and scope of the problem, create a mechanism to support “the walking wounded of all ages,” and let victims know they are being heard, and are not alone. “We have seen the face of the devil ...

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:13:46 -0700

Contested Territory

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Thu, 04 Sep 2014 20:43:29 -0700

Pet Peeves

Civics Lesson 101 I was a good student most of the time. I raised my hand before answering teacher questions. I did my homework on time. I got good grades. And no I don’t want to be Laguna’s next school principal. I’ve seen what happens to people that do everything right. They have to leave. […] The post Pet Peeves appeared first on Laguna Beach Independent Newspaper, The "Indy" - Laguna Beach ... Read more

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 03:11:52 -0700

From Minnesota to militancy

Jihad recruits abandon their lives in the US and take up arms for radicals Read more

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:18:15 -0700

Local experts: Rice suspension illustrates changing attitudes

You can't deny what the grainy security video from an Atlantic City casino shows, said Anne Acker, YWCA Hanover Safe Home director. Read more

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:47:24 -0700

A Portrait of the Indian as a Young Dalit Girl

You are 13, kidnapped from your street along with three friends, drugged, raped, and dumped 150km away. No one could possibly blame you, but they do. The authorities investigate you instead of the accused men. What appeal does a young Dalit girl from Bhagana, Haryana bring to a nation that thinks it has now become sensitive to sexual assault? Is it enough to live on the pavement at Jantar Mantar ... Read more

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 19:56:37 -0700

Drugging our kids: Children in California’s foster care system are prescribed risky medications

They are wrenched from abusive homes, uprooted again and again, often with their life’s belongings stuffed into a trash bag. Abandoned and alone, they are among California’s most powerless children. Read more

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:19:31 -0700

Abbott has made Australia less safe — so he’s right to lift the threat level

Tony Abbott's announcement that the terrorism threat level has been raised is correct -- after all, he has taken a deliberate decision that will make Australians less safe, and done so for political purposes. Read more on the blog... Read more

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:38:27 GMT

Quit smoking for a healthy heart - Daily News & Analysis


Quit smoking for a healthy heart
Daily News & Analysis
Natural ways - Exercising, diet changes, behavior therapy counseling and use of ayruvedic herbs that help cleanse the body are few natural remedies that can help to quit smoking. Apart from this, other effective measures that help to quit smoking ...

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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 02:39:58 GMT

5 Home Remedies To Quit Smoking - BoldSky


5 Home Remedies To Quit Smoking
BoldSky
Smoking is one of the most hazardous habits that a person can posses. It is almost close to impossible to quit this habit. This becomes very difficult to quit, especially when you are a chain smoker. Smoking is very common in the cold countries where ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:40:35 GMT

Hot Stuff: Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Martin take their new romance public - Boston Herald


Boston Herald

Hot Stuff: Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Martin take their new romance public
Boston Herald
During the shoot for her upcoming drama Cake last spring, the actress, 45, "tried to persuade the cast and crew to stop using products with chemicals," a set source tells Hot Stuff. The offending items: Listerine mouth spray, soda and cigarettes. "She ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 05:57:02 GMT

How Dallas's Restaurant Industry Would Change the World Through Food - Eater


How Dallas's Restaurant Industry Would Change the World Through Food
Eater
They took the fish home, it was delicious, and they kept buying it. Brian Zenner, executive chef, ... Michael Sindoni, executive chef, CBD Provisions: By encouraging people to embrace our local seafood and fishermen and stop relying on imported frozen ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:46:57 GMT

Growing up unvaccinated - Illawarra Mercury


Growing up unvaccinated
Illawarra Mercury
I was brought up on an incredibly healthy diet: no sugar till I was 1, breastfed for over a year, organic homegrown vegetables, raw milk, no MSG, no additives, no aspartame. My mother used homeopathy, ... She didn't drink, she didn't smoke, she didn't ...

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:59:47 GMT

How to beat coughs and sneezes: The reason you get every cold going - Daily Mail


Daily Mail

How to beat coughs and sneezes: The reason you get every cold going
Daily Mail
Earlier this year, researchers from Oxford, Leeds, Beijing and Innsbruck took a step closer to finding a cure when they identified a compound which binds to certain types of virus — including the cold virus — stopping it releasing genetic material ...

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:14:36 GMT

15 Times Friends Was Really, Really Weird - Daily Beast


15 Times Friends Was Really, Really Weird
Daily Beast
(Questionable.) Elizabeth's father obviously doesn't approve of the pairing. (Naturally.) Paul, Elizabeth's father, is played by Bruce Willis. (Amazing.) Rachel falls in love with Paul, and now exes Ross and Rachel are dating a daughter and her father ...

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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:15:03 GMT

Crossing the Line - The Texas Observer


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Crossing the Line
The Texas Observer
She saw the piping scattered in the dirt on the side of a great trench—the future home of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, which could eventually stretch from northern Alberta, Canada, to the Texas Gulf Coast, carrying diluted bitumen to ...

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 17:57:04 GMT

Jennifer Aniston News 2014: Actress Reportedly Forbids The Use Of Chemicals ... - Enstarz


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Jennifer Aniston News 2014: Actress Reportedly Forbids The Use Of Chemicals ...
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She even brought in licorice root - believed to be an herbal remedy for smoking. Jennifer Aniston Feeling Pressure ... They are trying to stop the clock and all you can see is an insecure person who won't let themselves age. I also have a fiancé who ...

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:24:58 GMT

Low nicotine cigarettes may lower smoking addiction - TheHealthSite


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Low nicotine cigarettes may lower smoking addiction
TheHealthSite
Do you find it nearly impossible to quit cigarettes? Well a new technique is soon coming in your hand that may help you get rid of such addiction. In a recent research it was found that cigarettes with low levels of nicotine may reduce addiction in ...
American Heart Association CEO Calls E-Cigarettes a 'Trojan Horse of Nicotine'FairWarning

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:55:15 -0700

Quit smoking for a healthy heart

Smoking is one of the controllable risk factors of heart disease and its associated health complications. Read more

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:59:57 -0700

How to beat coughs and sneezes: The reason you get every cold going

In this, the fifth part of our indispensable HOW TO BEAT series, we talked to the UK’s top viral and allergy experts for the latest on colds and nasal allergies. Read more

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:59:49 GMT

Study: E-cigarettes don't help cancer patients stop smoking - HealthCentral.com


Study: E-cigarettes don't help cancer patients stop smoking
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E-cigarettes may not be as helpful as originally thought. A new study from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center reveals cancer patients who use e-cigarettes are less likely or only equally likely to quit smoking compared to people who do not use ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:21:32 GMT

Obama's half-hearted war on terror - New York Post


Obama's half-hearted war on terror
New York Post
Military types say his big goal and his puny tools are a mismatch, which could mean he has been too clever by half. It's likely he is underestimating the terrorists' lust for blood and ... Stop the presses! The feds find no evidence that Chris Christie ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:56:15 GMT

Support group will help people to stop smoking - Plymouth Herald


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Support group will help people to stop smoking
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Stoptober provides smokers with a range of free tools including a new stop smoking pack, a 28-day mobile phone app, text support with daily updates, quitting advice and tips for coping, as well as the encouragement and support from thousands of people ...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:54:07 GMT

Combine Solicitation - Procurement & Installation of Communication Equipment ... - Insurance News Net


Combine Solicitation - Procurement & Installation of Communication Equipment ...
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Contractor is to provide all equipment, material handling equipment (i.e., pallet jacks); labor, communications and anything else required fulfilling all the requirement of this contract in a turn key manner to include filling holes in walls, using ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:22:42 GMT

University of Arkansas System Renews Partnership With Onlife Health - University Herald


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University of Arkansas System Renews Partnership With Onlife Health
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock (Photo : University of Arkansas at Little Rock) Staff members at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, one of the University of Arkansas System's campuses, will have access to tools that can help them achieve ...

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:01:28 GMT

Michigan smoking rates decline; CVS stops selling tobacco - Dearborn Press and Guide


Michigan smoking rates decline; CVS stops selling tobacco
Dearborn Press and Guide
The retired Dearborn Public Schools first-grade teacher said her lungs are damaged from exposure to asbestos, which makes her extra sensitive to smoke. She said she supports CVS Pharmacy's decision to take cigarettes and tobacco products off of store ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 03:35:28 GMT

Support Groups - Beaches Leader


Support Groups
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A free Quit Smoking Now class is being held at Florida Blue at Town Center, 4855 Town Center Pkwy., Jacksonville, Saturdays at 10 a.m. through Oct. 4. ... #100, Jacksonville, Tuesdays from through Oct. 21 from 2:30-3:30 p.m., and at Family Care ...

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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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... educate them on what [e-cigarettes] look like and what we know is inside them, and we encourage people to definitely not use them. We tell them to use FDA-approved tools to quit." ... Irving said that although youth activists are getting the anti ...

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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:39:53 GMT

CVS takes strong stance on health - Sierra Star


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CVS takes strong stance on health
Sierra Star
To help in the fight, CVS has created a brochure — Let's Quit Together — which gives reasons to quit, offers specific and proven tools, and explains how these stop-smoking aids work. The Start to Stop Program is offered free to CVS employees who ...

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:14:01 GMT

STATE: Michigan smoking rates decline; CVS stops selling tobacco - Shelby Township Source Newspapers


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STATE: Michigan smoking rates decline; CVS stops selling tobacco
Shelby Township Source Newspapers
“We've come a long way in helping people understand and recognize the dangers of smoking,” Candela said. “But we still have a very long road ahead of us in helping people develop the tools and skills that go along with living a tobacco-free lifestyle.”
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:25:50 -0700

Michigan smoking rates decline; CVS stops selling tobacco

The decision by the CVS drugstore chain to stop selling tobacco products effective Sept. 3 in its 7,700 stores nationwide — and more than 240 in Michigan — is a move expected to cost it $2 billion in revenue. Read more

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:10:49 -0700

VIDEO: Celebrities the new tobacco spokespeople?

Tobacco companies are controversial and your favorite celebrities are making them big bucks. Read more

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 23:04:30 -0700

Comedians encouraging North East smokers to kick the habit

Comedian Paddy McGuinness will quit smoking on October 1 and is encouraging people across Tyneside to do the same Read more

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:53:36 -0700

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Smokers trying to quit the habit could benefit from free support if they sign up to Stoptober. Read more

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:14:21 -0700

Smokers urged to sign up to Stoptober challenge

SMOKERS are urged to sign up to the 28-day Stoptober challenge next month - which experts have said helps people quit altogether. Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:39:32 -0700

CVS ends tobacco sales almost a month early

CVS Caremark Corp. halted sales of tobacco products almost a month ahead of schedule, started a smoking-cessation campaign, and changed its name to position itself as an advocate of better... To view the full story, click the title link. Read more

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 04:13:06 -0700

100 Cumbrian shoppers pledge to quit smoking

A new approach to quitting smoking encouraged more than 100 shoppers to make their pledge. Read more

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:13:17 -0700

How You Can Stop Email From Taking Over Your Life

Spam alone wastes 20 hours of your life every year. Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:46:00 -0700

CVS Rebrands Itself With Renewed Commitment to Healthcare

In an effort to position itself as a go-to healthcare source, the drugstore rolled out a new name, along with an anti-smoking campaign. Read more

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:34:25 -0700

CVS takes strong stance on health

As of Sept. 1, CVS Pharmacy is tobacco-free. Where cigarettes once were neatly stacked in long rows, there are Nicotine aids (gum, lozenge and patch) to help smoker's quit the… Click to Continue » Read more

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:06:26 GMT

BTN LiveBIG: Minnesota gives homeless 'power to quit' smoking, drinking - Big Ten Network


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BTN LiveBIG: Minnesota gives homeless 'power to quit' smoking, drinking
Big Ten Network
This phase will cover a longer period of time, and the homeless subjects will be treated with both a nicotine patch and nicotine gum (as well as more motivational consultations) in an attempt to battle that addiction. To counter alcoholism ...

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Sat, 06 Sep 2014 01:26:03 GMT

The e-cigarette quandary: helping smokers quit while enticing new addictsThe e ... - Washington Post


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The e-cigarette quandary: helping smokers quit while enticing new addictsThe e ...
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E-cigarettes pose a public policy conundrum. They are a gateway drug — but it's not, or hasn't been, entirely clear in which direction most traffic through that gateway flows. For some existing smokers, particularly those for whom other efforts to ...
Experts Say E-Cigarettes Could Save Tens Of Thousands Of Lives Every YearBusiness Insider
E-cigarette questions added to NI health survey for first timeBBC News
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:35:56 GMT

Nicotine patch, gum users won't be hired at hospital - Insurance News Net


Nicotine patch, gum users won't be hired at hospital
Insurance News Net
Sept. 21 --The Carroll Hospital Center campus has been a no-smoking zone since 1998, but in a decision announced on Thursday, the organization has taken its anti-smoking efforts to a new level: The hospital will no longer hire anyone who uses nicotine ...

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:00:51 GMT

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


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E-Cigarettes Worth Try to Quit Smoking, Heart Group Says
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“Current evidence suggests at best a modest effect on cessation, likely equal to or slightly better than that of nicotine patches without behavioral support,” according to the heart association's policy statement. Because of the lack of long-term data ...
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Thu, 04 Sep 2014 12:58:12 GMT

Co-inventor of nicotine patch to visit UB, discuss smoking treatments - UB News Center


Co-inventor of nicotine patch to visit UB, discuss smoking treatments
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While a postdoctoral fellow at UCLA in the 1980s, Rose collaborated with Murray Jarvik, MD, PhD, to develop the transdermal nicotine patch. The patch delivers nicotine into the bloodstream through the skin to lower nicotine craving and thus help people ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:24:09 GMT

Should you be able to use electronic cigarettes in Minneapolis bars and ... - Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)


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Should you be able to use electronic cigarettes in Minneapolis bars and ...
Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
Every time someone buys one of J&Js patches, inhalers, nicotine gum, etc., it literally puts money in their pocket. Suddenly, their position of as the sole financier of the report took on a much greater significance. A bit more digging revealed that Dr ...
E-cigarettes don't prove to be more helpful to cancer patients trying to quitKSBY San Luis Obispo News
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:38:27 GMT

Quit smoking for a healthy heart - Daily News & Analysis


Quit smoking for a healthy heart
Daily News & Analysis
Nicotine Replacement Therapies (NRT) – This approach involves substituting the nicotine cravings minus the harmful effects of tobacco. These nicotine substitutes that aid to stop smoking include nasal sprays, chewing gums, inhalers, lozenges and patches.

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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:40:35 GMT

Should I use e-cigarettes to help me quit smoking? - The Malaysian Insider


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Should I use e-cigarettes to help me quit smoking?
The Malaysian Insider
Some research such as a large randomised controlled trial conducted by New Zealand researchers in 2013 found that the quit rate for those using e-cigarettes is low and similar to those using a nicotine patch. But other studies point to the success of ...
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The cloudy question of vapingOxford Student
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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:30:33 GMT

Hallucinogen in 'magic mushrooms' helps longtime smokers quit in Hopkins trial - The Hub at Johns Hopkins


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Hallucinogen in 'magic mushrooms' helps longtime smokers quit in Hopkins trial
The Hub at Johns Hopkins
Johnson's next study will compare smoking success rates for people who take psilocybin to those for people who use nicotine patches. He will use MRI scans to study brain activity in participants. Co-authors include Albert Garcia-Romeu, Mary P. Cosimano ...
Can magic mushrooms really help you quit smoking?Tech Times
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:22:38 GMT

Humble business provides smoking alternative - Your Houston News


Humble business provides smoking alternative
Your Houston News
“We wasted a lot of money trying to quit smoking,” Sandhu said. “We tried patches, pills, everything. We visited friends and family and visited some other shops and we saw that there was no uniformity and no real retail store for e-cigs. “We wanted a ...

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:20:26 -0700

Vapers prepare for city-wide electronic cigarette ban starting Monday

Vapers, those people who use e-cigarettes to give them the sensation and satisfaction of smoking cigarettes without the smoke or stink, are preparing for a citywide ban on the popular devices. Read more

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:34:30 -0700

Tesco Falls as Much as 11.8% After Saying Profit Overstated

The heart association said e-cigarette use should be supported as a quitting mechanism only if smokers are intolerant of, fail at, or refuse other options. Read more

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:34:25 -0700

CVS takes strong stance on health

As of Sept. 1, CVS Pharmacy is tobacco-free. Where cigarettes once were neatly stacked in long rows, there are Nicotine aids (gum, lozenge and patch) to help smoker's quit the… Click to Continue » Read more

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:54:44 -0700

Stunning video shows inflating smoker’s lung vs. healthy lung

Smoking can kill you. We’ve known that for at least 50 years — and yet millions still smoke, and thousands more pick up the habit every year. Why? Their stories involve strong addictions, passionate defiance — and billions spent to make people act against their own best interest. How bad is it? In 1965, 42% […] Read more

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 05:12:00 -0700

Likely ban on e-cigarettes, Baraku supported

Thailand's anti-smoking movement supported the Commerce Ministry's plan to ban the imports of electronic cigarettes and Baraku. Read more

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:03:40 -0700

Heart group: E-cigarettes need tighter control but may be a 'last resort' to help smokers quit

The American Heart Association's first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American Cancer Society has no formal policy but quietly took a similar stance in May. Both groups express great concern about these popular nicotine-vapour ... Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:17:17 -0700

E-cigarettes a foggy issue in Winnipeg restaurants, campuses

The rising popularity of e-cigarettes in Manitoba means they are bound to appear in restaurants, bars and campuses across the province, but rules on whether they're allowed in those establishments vary. In Canada, selling e-cigarettes with nicotine or those with a health claim is not authorized, though selling e-cigarettes or e-juice without nicotine is legal. E-cigarettes are not restricted in ... Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:45:35 -0700

E-Cigarette Makers Fuming Over CVS Tobacco Ban

Public health groups say e-cigs are guilty until proven innocent. Read more

Sat, 13 Sep 2014 14:39:39 -0700

Vapor Galleria promotes 'smoking solutions'

South Whitehall Twp. store is latest to offer electronic cigarettes and supplies to smokers wanting to kick butts. South Whitehall Twp. store is latest to offer electronic cigarettes and supplies to smokers wanting to kick butts. Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:04:42 -0700

E-Cig Makers Fuming Over CVS Tobacco Ban

Public Health Groups Say E-Cigs Guilty Until Proven Innocent Read more

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:24:09 GMT

Should you be able to use electronic cigarettes in Minneapolis bars and ... - Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)


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Should you be able to use electronic cigarettes in Minneapolis bars and ...
Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
You people who purport to want to help smokers are a joke. I quit smoking after 40 years and now smoke free for 16 months. PVs and vaping is not smoking, nicotine is not smoking and vapor is not SHS. (full disclosure, I do not smoke but vape with 0 ...
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:32:09 GMT

Fayetteville leaders to consider outdoor smoking ban - WRAL.com


Fayetteville leaders to consider outdoor smoking ban
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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — City leaders in Fayetteville are set to consider a new ordinance banning outdoor smoking on such city property as public parking lots and parks, except in specially designated areas. The Fayetteville Observer reported ... A group ...

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 23:05:31 GMT

Ban 'toxic' e-cigarettes indoors due to passive vaping threat, says World ... - Telegraph.co.uk


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Ban 'toxic' e-cigarettes indoors due to passive vaping threat, says World ...
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"Although anecdotal reports indicate that an undetermined proportion of ENDS users have quit smoking using these products, their efficacy has not been systematically evaluated yet,” the report added. "Only a few studies have examined whether the use of ...
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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:26:21 GMT

Quit now: Get help to stop smoking - Herald Times Reporter


Quit now: Get help to stop smoking
Herald Times Reporter
Maternal smoking can lead to many side effects, including problems with the placenta, the source of baby's food and oxygen during pregnancy. Smoking during pregnancy can cause a baby to be born too early with low birth weight. Babies born to women who ...

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Thu, 04 Sep 2014 03:26:47 GMT

The war on e-cigarettes is enough to make me give up giving up - Spectator.co.uk


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The war on e-cigarettes is enough to make me give up giving up
Spectator.co.uk
I felt that this couldn't possibly be true any more, since so many very nice people had stopped smoking in the meantime, and it also seemed a good moment to quit because researchers were proclaiming that September was the least stressful month of the ...
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Report: E-Cigarettes Could Save ThousandsSky News
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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:24:04 GMT

Contrave - Citizens Commission on Human Rights of St. Louis (blog)


Contrave
Citizens Commission on Human Rights of St. Louis (blog)
You may recall that Wellbutrin is an antidepressant; as a short-acting antidepressant and amphetamine-like drug similar to Ritalin and Dexedrine, it is also marketed in slow-release form as Zyban for people trying to quit smoking. The FDA approved ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:51:09 GMT

Health & Fitness Calendar - Shore News Today


Health & Fitness Calendar
Shore News Today
The program helps children better understand and cope with the effects of the storm. Counselors .... After that participants can self-pay $100 for 10 classes. Participants .... New Jersey Quitcenters offer a customized, face-to-face approach to ...

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 04:16:03 GMT

With cigarettes increasingly out of favor, e-cigs step in - Florida Today


With cigarettes increasingly out of favor, e-cigs step in
Florida Today
Several months earlier following back surgery, my doctor, Devin Datta, said the healing process would proceed much quicker and more efficiently if I quit smoking. I pretty much stopped right then, maybe not so much on my doctor's advice but more ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 03:35:28 GMT

Support Groups - Beaches Leader


Support Groups
Beaches Leader
Guest speakers including physicians, dietitians and other health care providers are invited to attend, and participants are open to discuss and share information with each other about their treatment experiences including side effects, personal ...

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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:34:44 GMT

Make it a month to give up smoking, urges dad - Somerset Guardian


Somerset Guardian

Make it a month to give up smoking, urges dad
Somerset Guardian
ARadstock father is backing a campaign to get others to quit smoking after successfully beating his own 25-year habit. With the launch of Stoptober, the 28-day quit challenge, just around the corner the 40-year-old father-of-three is now urging other ...

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:20:26 -0700

Vapers prepare for city-wide electronic cigarette ban starting Monday

Vapers, those people who use e-cigarettes to give them the sensation and satisfaction of smoking cigarettes without the smoke or stink, are preparing for a citywide ban on the popular devices. Read more

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 06:24:29 -0700

Wonkblog: Wonkbook: Burger King and Tim Hortons, with a side of tax reform

Burger King seeks a tax inversion. Will there be a side of tax reform with that? Read more

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:08:13 -0700

Will e-cigarettes Puff Up Your Insurance Rates?

You think "vaping" makes you cool? An insurance company may not be impressed. Read more

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:07:48 -0700

Expert Witness in Chantix Case Seeks Pfizer Documents

An expert witness in the multidistrict litigation over Chantix (varenicline), a smoking cessation drug, has moved to unseal court records in advance of a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) meeting to consider whether the drug should carry a warning about … Continue reading → Read more

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:56:36 -0700

Innovation Caused The Obesity Epidemic- Will It Also Reverse It?

The growth of obesity is a result of beneficial innovations that raised productivity in agriculture and other labor-intensive sectors which thereby lowered the price of calories and raised the cost of expending them. Medical innovation may be the most promising response to fight the epidemic, rather than futile private- and public sector attempts to improve people?s diet and physical activity. Read more

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 05:54:44 -0700

Stunning video shows inflating smoker’s lung vs. healthy lung

Smoking can kill you. We’ve known that for at least 50 years — and yet millions still smoke, and thousands more pick up the habit every year. Why? Their stories involve strong addictions, passionate defiance — and billions spent to make people act against their own best interest. How bad is it? In 1965, 42% […] Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:34:04 -0700

Estrogen increases cannabis sensitivity, study shows

Smoking today's concentrated pot might be risky business for women, according to new research. Thanks to their estrogen levels, female rats are at least 30 percent more sensitive than males to the pain-relieving qualities of THC -- the key active ingredient in cannabis, research shows. Females also develop tolerance to THC more quickly. These sensitivities could increase vulnerability to ... Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:42:33 -0700

WSU study: Females more sensitive to cannabis; males get munchies

PULLMAN, Wash. - Smoking today’s concentrated pot might be risky business for women, according to new research from Washington State University. The study is the first to demonstrate sex differences in the development of tolerance to THC.  Psychology professor Rebecca Craft showed that, thanks to their estrogen levels, female rats are at least 30 percent more sensitive than males to the pain ... Read more

Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:47:21 -0700

Healthy Aging: Tips for staying well and happy in later years

The term “aging” often is associated with an assumed decline in physical and mental health, as well as in overall quality of life. Many of us cross our fingers and hope we’ll be among the lucky few who maintain strength, mental acuity and independence later in life — not realizing that the course of our later years is largely up to us. Read more

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:48:00 -0700

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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:20:46 GMT

Here's the Best Way to Get Someone to Quit Smoking - TIME


Here's the Best Way to Get Someone to Quit Smoking
TIME
One of the reasons motivating messaging worked best among smokers who viewed quitting as a challenge could be that they're already well aware of the health risks. On the other hand, the researchers speculate that loss-framed messaging — the kind that ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:18:27 GMT

If I can quit smoking, so can you - This Is Wiltshire


This Is Wiltshire

If I can quit smoking, so can you
This Is Wiltshire
And now Sandra Turley is urging others in Swindon to give up the habit this Stoptober. The campaign, which runs throughout October, is asking smokers to sign up to quit for 28 days on October 1 and receive support direct to their inbox or mobile to ...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:32:52 GMT

This Vine Will Make You Want to Stop Smoking Immediately - Mic


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This Vine Will Make You Want to Stop Smoking Immediately
Mic
And if you already smoke, you can reverse a lot of the damage you've already caused by quitting. Here's why the smoker's lung looks like death: For one thing, it is death. But before it actually kills you, smoking causes various physical changes in the ...

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:00:35 GMT

Magic Hallucinatory Mushrooms Help Long Time Smokers Stop Smoking - The Inquisitr


The Inquisitr

Magic Hallucinatory Mushrooms Help Long Time Smokers Stop Smoking
The Inquisitr
The use of psilocybin, the active hallucinogenic agent in magic mushrooms, can help patients quit smoking. A study at Johns Hopkins University showed an 80% abstinence rate for those on the controlled and monitored use of psilocybin. The drug ...

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Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:42:26 GMT

Kick Your Smoking Habit With...Magic Mushrooms? - Newsweek


Newsweek

Kick Your Smoking Habit With...Magic Mushrooms?
Newsweek
Citing anecdotal evidence, Johnson told the paper that people would sometimes stop smoking after using psilocybin recreationally, perhaps after experiencing a kind of spiritual awakening. “They'll say, 'Lo and behold, I had a cigarette in my hand and ...
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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:01:38 GMT

CVS/Pharmacy has stopped selling tobacco products - Silver Chips Online


CVS/Pharmacy has stopped selling tobacco products
Silver Chips Online
The program contains four parts: an assessment of the person's willingness to quit smoking, information and resources for quitting, medication support and motivation through coaching. "[The program] will be quite comprehensive in terms of providing ...

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Sat, 20 Sep 2014 14:08:46 GMT

Coping mechanism: Why's and how's of busting anxiety - Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

Coping mechanism: Why's and how's of busting anxiety
Hindustan Times
An overwhelming number of anxiety-inducing disasters and misadventures engulfed us this week; it's a miracle we coped. Topping my stressors were the Kashmir floods, ISIS' defiant in-camera beheading, news that world population will hit 11 billion by ...

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Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:36:32 GMT

Quit smoking, says Paddy McGuinness - The Bolton News


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Quit smoking, says Paddy McGuinness
The Bolton News
The clip, airing tonight, will kickstart a recruitment drive to get as many smokers as possible in Greater Manchester ready to quit on Tuesday, October 1. The stop smoking programme will include daily messages of motivation, persuasion and distraction, ...
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Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:56:25 GMT

Survivor San Juan Del Sur – The Bloggers Roundtable Preview - Rob Cesternino Has a Website (blog)


Rob Cesternino Has a Website (blog)

Survivor San Juan Del Sur – The Bloggers Roundtable Preview
Rob Cesternino Has a Website (blog)
... of season 29's castaways. Check out the bloggers' winner picks at the end of this post and the regular blogs from this top notch group throughout the season. ... Unfortunately, he says that he isn't good at the social game so that could end his ...

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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:01:16 GMT

Hospital Discharge a Key Time to Help Smokers Quit - HealthDay


Hospital Discharge a Key Time to Help Smokers Quit
HealthDay
This type of reflection, "can often lead to an increase in motivation and intent to quit smoking," she said, but "unfortunately, when patients are released from the hospital and return to their usual routine and freedom, a majority of them will return ...

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:54:34 -0700

Swap fags for gags in Stoptober

SMOKERS in Bridgwater are being encouraged to swap the fags for gags this month as stop smoking campaign Stoptober gets underway. Read more

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 06:28:12 -0700

Here’s the Best Way to Get Someone to Quit Smoking

Anti-smoking messaging works differently depending on who's watching, a new study shows Read more

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 02:30:41 -0700

Quit smoking, says Paddy McGuinness

PADDY McGuinness will encourage smokers to “no lighty” as part of the Stoptober quit smoking campaign. Read more

Sat, 13 Sep 2014 05:19:10 -0700

Magic Mushrooms Can Help Longtime Smokers Quit

Smokers who had previously experienced many failed attempts to quit the habit were finally able to do so after two or three doses of psilocybin — the active ingredient in magic mushrooms — during a cognitive behavioral therapy treatment program. The study is published in The Journal of Psychopharmacology. The researchers from Johns Hopkins emphasize […] Read more

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:12:27 -0700

Smoking cannabis IS addictive, new study claims

Massachusetts researchers say adolescents receiving outpatient treatment for substance use disorder reported experiencing symptoms of withdrawal. Read more

Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:11:33 -0700

Toward True Health: Clean living can restore kidneys

Question: Carolyn, I want to know about kidney disease and what causes it. I'm diabetic. What can I do to keep my kidneys? Answer: Our two kidneys are located on each side of the spine in the middle of the back, just above the waist. Read more

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:01:28 -0700

Toronto Film Festival's Anti-Telluride Policy May Be Backfiring (Analysis)

Longtime Telluride friends Jason Reitman and Noah Baumbach appear to be siding with Toronto, but many other major filmmakers are accepting later screening dates from Toronto or skipping it altogether in order to attend Telluride. read more Read more

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:10:27 -0700

#Fitfam The road to wellness.

I was eighteen years old when I started working out. I just arrived in the United States and since I didn’t have school or a job at that time, my sister thought it would be best to fill my time with something so that I won’t get homesick and decide to fly back home to […] Read more

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:17:56 -0700

William's long run from gangs and drugs to freedom

WHEN William Robertson thinks about his life 10 years ago, he does not recognise himself. MY LITTLE INSPIRATION: Runner William Robertson and 19-month-old daughter Ava-Jane. Read more

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:19:31 -0700

Abbott has made Australia less safe — so he’s right to lift the threat level

Tony Abbott's announcement that the terrorism threat level has been raised is correct -- after all, he has taken a deliberate decision that will make Australians less safe, and done so for political purposes. Read more on the blog... Read more

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:18:30 GMT

E-cigarettes 'not helping cancer patients to quit smoking' - Medical News Today


Medical News Today

E-cigarettes 'not helping cancer patients to quit smoking'
Medical News Today
Health care professionals strongly advise that cancer patients quit smoking. Due to the rise in popularity of e-cigarettes, researchers from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, NY, set out to investigate cessation outcomes for ...
E-Cigarette Users May Be More Nicotine Dependent, Less Likely to Quit SmokingUniversity Herald
E-Cigarettes Fail to Help Cancer Patients Quit SmokingInternational Business Times UK
E-cigarettes Do Not Help Cancer Patients Quit SmokingCounsel & Heal
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Sat, 06 Sep 2014 14:09:19 GMT

E-Cigarettes Give Boost to Quitting Smoking - PsychCentral.com


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E-Cigarettes Give Boost to Quitting Smoking
PsychCentral.com
Professor Robert West, Ph.D., of University College London, UK, said, “E-cigarettes could substantially improve public health because of their widespread appeal and the huge health gains associated with stopping smoking.” The deaths and disease caused ...
E-Cigarette Debate Reignites With New Vaping ReportABC News
E-cigarettes May Prove To Be Beneficial For QuittingDesign & Trend
Electronic cigarette usage, health impacts, marketing and policy implications ...Journalist's Resource
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:51:30 GMT

E-Cigarettes Might Help Smokers Quit, American Heart Association Says - Huffington Post


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E-Cigarettes Might Help Smokers Quit, American Heart Association Says
Huffington Post
The American Heart Association's first policy statement on electronic cigarettes backs them as a last resort to help smokers quit. The American Cancer Society has no formal policy but quietly took a similar stance in May. Both groups express great ...
American Heart Association supports e-cigarettes for quitting tobaccoAl Jazeera America
E-Cigarettes Worth Try to Quit Smoking, Heart Group SaysBloomberg
AHA: E-Cigarettes Might Help Smokers Quit; More Regulation NeededMashable
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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 22:37:58 GMT

CVS Gives Out Free Cigarette Packs Stuffed With Help For Quitting - The Consumerist


The Consumerist

CVS Gives Out Free Cigarette Packs Stuffed With Help For Quitting
The Consumerist
You can't buy tobacco products anymore at the newly-renamed CVS Health, but you can get the cashier to give you a free pack. While the little red box is shaped like a cigarette pack, that isn't what's inside. These packs are available for free, and ...
CVS goes tobacco free, focuses on healthNews 13 Orlando

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:11:20 GMT

American Heart Association says e-cigarettes could help people quit - The Verge


American Heart Association says e-cigarettes could help people quit
The Verge
Public health officials disagree about the relative safety of e-cigarettes and nicotine vaporizers, noting that there's a dearth of research on the longterm effects of the products. But e-cigarettes just got a significant endorsement as a quitting tool ...

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Fri, 05 Sep 2014 14:50:53 GMT

Lots Of Smoke As CVS Withdraws Cigarettes - Forbes


Forbes

Lots Of Smoke As CVS Withdraws Cigarettes
Forbes
The handouts stayed true to the theme of the event: lollipops in the heart shape of the new CVS logo, packs of birthday candles (to celebrate years added to the life of a person who quits smoking), and tobacco-quitting kits packed into faux cigarette ...
E-cigarettes could 'save the lives of tens of thousands of smokers,' claim ...Daily Mail
E-Cigarettes May Be Safer, But They're Still HarmfulRedOrbit
Experts Say E-Cigarettes Could Save Tens Of Thousands Of Lives Every YearBusiness Insider
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Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:02:55 GMT

After quitting tobacco, CVS makes its next health-care moves - Washington Post (blog)


USA TODAY

After quitting tobacco, CVS makes its next health-care moves
Washington Post (blog)
No electronic cigarette sales, either. CVS doesn't sell electronic cigarettes, but after making its tobacco announcement in February, Merlo said the company was monitoring Food and Drug Administration action on the products. Still, it sounds like CVS ...
CVS stops selling tobacco, offers quit-smoking programsUSA TODAY
Here's why CVS stopped selling cigarettes todayVox
CVS Quits Selling Tobacco 3 Weeks Ahead of ScheduleTIME
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:40:35 GMT

Should I use e-cigarettes to help me quit smoking? - The Malaysian Insider


The Malaysian Insider

Should I use e-cigarettes to help me quit smoking?
The Malaysian Insider
Electronic cigarettes are battery-powered devices made of plastic or metal that heat a liquid nicotine solution, creating vapour that users inhale. The $1.5 billion e-cigarette industry says the nicotine vaporizers are a less harmful alternative to ...
E-cig sales ban blastedNew Zealand Herald
The cloudy question of vapingOxford Student
Queensland brings in laws on e-cigarettesGatton Star
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Sat, 06 Sep 2014 17:09:34 GMT

Barbara Boxer Dismisses Rumors That She's Quitting, Disses E-Cigarettes At ... - The San Francisco Appeal


The San Francisco Appeal

Barbara Boxer Dismisses Rumors That She's Quitting, Disses E-Cigarettes At ...
The San Francisco Appeal
Boxer called attention to the report released last week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that showed that as of 2013 more than 260,000 children who have never smoked a cigarette have used e-cigarettes. The report also showed another ...

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Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:37:59 GMT

Cigarette co Reynolds taking nicotine gum national - Washington Post


Cigarette co Reynolds taking nicotine gum national
Washington Post
While the U.S. is the world's third-largest consumer of cigarettes, retail volume sales have dropped 22 percent since 2007, indicating a strong movement to quit smoking, Euromonitor analyst Mark Strobel wrote in a report earlier this year. The growing ...

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:34:30 -0700

Tesco Falls as Much as 11.8% After Saying Profit Overstated

The heart association said e-cigarette use should be supported as a quitting mechanism only if smokers are intolerant of, fail at, or refuse other options. Read more

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:12:28 -0700

Study of smoking cancer patients fuels e-cigarette debate

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - The fierce debate over whether e-cigarettes can help people quit smoking took another twist on Monday as a research paper on their use by cancer patients was criticized as flawed. The study of cancer patients who smoke found that those using e-cigarettes as well as tobacco cigarettes were more nicotine dependent and equally or less likely to have quit than ... Read more

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:30:36 -0700

E-cigarettes unhelpful in smoking cessation among cancer patients

( Wiley ) In a new study of cancer patients who smoke, those using e-cigarettes, in addition to traditional cigarettes, were more nicotine dependent and equally or less likely to have quit smoking traditional cigarettes than non-users. Read more

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 01:28:37 -0700

E-Cigarettes Fail to Help Cancer Patients Quit Smoking

Cancer patients who smoke e-cigarettes were more nicotine dependent and equally or less likely to quit smoking traditional cigarettes than non-users, a new study has found. Read more

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 01:36:28 -0700

Positive message to convince smokers to kick the butt

New York, Sep 15 (IANS) To dissuade smokers in a better way, the message on cigarette packets should be changed from "Warning: cigarettes cause cancer" to "Warning: Quitting smoking reduces the risk of cancer", researchers say. According to them, "gain-framed" messages - those that stressed the benefits to quitting, such as "quitting smoking reduces the risk of death due to tobacco" - were more ... Read more

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:54:00 -0700

Cigarette Prices to Surge in Korea as Park Raises Taxes

South Korea will increase tobacco taxes for the first time in a decade as Park Geun Hye’s administration seeks to reduce smoking and boost revenue. Shares of the country’s biggest cigarette maker slumped. Read more

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:06:32 -0700

More Than One Kind of Message May Convince Smokers to Quit, Study Says

Title: More Than One Kind of Message May Convince Smokers to Quit, Study Says Category: Health News Created: 9/17/2014 4:36:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 9/18/2014 12:00:00 AM Read more

Sat, 06 Sep 2014 07:19:02 -0700

E-Cigarettes Give Boost to Quitting Smoking

E-cigarettes dramatically boost smokers’ chances of successfully quitting, according to recent research. Professor Robert West, Ph.D., of University College London, UK, said, “E-cigarettes could substantially improve public health because of their widespread appeal and the huge health gains associated with stopping smoking.” The deaths and disease caused by cigarette smoking comes mainly from ... Read more

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 05:07:11 -0700

BAT's novel e-cigarette rival wins UK medical approval

* Cigarette-shaped Voke Inhaler wins licence from MHRA * BAT unit working with Kind Consumer, Consort Medical (Adds analyst comments, more on product, backers) LONDON, Sept 12 (Reuters) - A new nicotine inhaler to be sold by British American Tobacco has been licensed in the UK as a medicinal product, marking the arrival of a novel alternative to the fast-growing market for electronic cigarettes ... Read more

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:37:30 -0700

Orillia tackling e-cigs

Electronic cigarettes should be regulated by the provincial government, says the co-owner of CigVape in Orillia, Barrie and Angus. Read more

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