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Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:34:07 GMT

Stoptober: How I stopped smoking for good - The Independent


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Stoptober: How I stopped smoking for good
The Independent
I tried everything: I read Allen Carr's Easy Way to Stop Smoking at least six times. Then I read the book you're supposed to read when you fail at stopping the Easyway, the Onlyway to Stop Smoking Permanently. Had Carr not died of lung cancer in 2006 I ...
Stoptober: Five ways to kick your smoking habitCITY A.M.
It's Stoptober: Be inspired by readers' tips to beat the addiction and share ...ChronicleLive
Quit smoking in StoptoberIsle of Man Today
Mid Devon Gazette
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:17:38 GMT

Female Smoking In India - The News Hub


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Female Smoking In India
The News Hub
Little do they know that smoking does not cause any weight loss and instead, destroys their skin and figure. As Allen Carr wrote in his bestseller, 'Easy Way to Stop Smoking', “the withdrawal pangs from nicotine are similar to hunger pangs, so the two ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:46:05 GMT

The junk 'science' behind the marijuana legalization movement - Washington Post


The junk 'science' behind the marijuana legalization movement
Washington Post
Already, 23 states allow marijuana to be prescribed for medicinal use, making it easy for proponents for broader legalization, such as the Marijuana Policy Project, to brand the drug as “harmless.” Some go further, calling it “safe” and even “healthy ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:41:24 GMT

Review & Photos: The 2014 Treasure Island Music Festival - The Bay Bridged


Review & Photos: The 2014 Treasure Island Music Festival
The Bay Bridged
You would have been that exuberant fan dancing in the front row instead of the chain-smoking, pseudo-journalist hanging out in the back, hoping for the unlikely resurrection of Phil Lynott to take the stage and bust out some melodic, twin-guitar driven ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:33:25 GMT

Morgantown Riots: Finding A Constructive Solution To Destruction - The Smoking Musket (blog)


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Morgantown Riots: Finding A Constructive Solution To Destruction
The Smoking Musket (blog)
Words aren't going to stop the idea that wanton destruction is a WVU tradition. It needs to be reined in ... Some way to contain these celebrations to one spot and eliminate the destruction that comes with riots on High Street and Grant Avenue. Schools ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:20:22 GMT

What you might not know about heart health - Chicago Daily Herald


What you might not know about heart health
Chicago Daily Herald
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects. The YGS Group provides ... We are not sure if raising such levels will help but it is easy to do until more studies are done. • Sleep apnea ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:11 GMT

Defending Kevin Smith from a Bad New York Post Review: An open letter to the ... - moviepilot.com


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Defending Kevin Smith from a Bad New York Post Review: An open letter to the ...
moviepilot.com
Back in September you wrote an open letter of your own titled “Dear Kevin Smith: Stop smoking so much weed." It made me sad reading your piece because I bet when you ... All movies aside though, it REALLY wasn't cool to go after marijuana the way you ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:12:43 GMT

Mindfulness: does it really live up to the hype? - Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Mindfulness: does it really live up to the hype?
Telegraph.co.uk
And yet… in the midst of all that, every once in a while, you hit a sweet spot, which is when you find yourself feeling the way you do, say, three or four days into a holiday, when accumulated hours of lounging about doing nothing but reading novels ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:42:26 GMT

Vishal Dadlani: I am severely stubborn - Times of India


Times of India

Vishal Dadlani: I am severely stubborn
Times of India
Ahead of the release of Happy New Year, the music of which he has given along with his best friend and partner Shekhar Ravjiani, he talks to Bombay Times about his love for his parents, the caring Farah Khan and what made him quit smoking overnight ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:21:01 GMT

A simple world view and the promise of paradise - Qantara.de


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A simple world view and the promise of paradise
Qantara.de
He shouts into the mic: "Pray, and your problems will be solved; praying stops you from smoking hash, praying stops you from not wearing a headscarf." His supporters nod in agreement. There are a ... It's not easy to get an appointment with Claudia ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:07:20 -0700

Fug the Show: Scandal recap, season 4, episode 4

Back in the Felicity days, did anyone ever imagine Scott Foley would have ANY career success threatening to snap people’s necks, and wantonly murdering, and walking casually away from a car he just blew up? Read more

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0700

PTSD: Carbonear man feels kinship with deceased Mountie

A former officer whose marijuana addiction and criminal activities led to his dismissal from the Toronto Police Service says more support is needed for officers struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder. The suicide earlier this month of Ron Francis, an RCMP officer on medical leave in New Brunswick, shook Vaughan-Evans to the core, and brought his own struggles with PTSD screaming to the ... Read more

Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:56:05 -0700

10 things you can do right now to live longer

There’s still plenty you can do to add years to your life. If you want to have the longest, healthiest life possible, you should never have lit that first cigarette. Never tasted that first cheese fry. Never stepped foot inside a fast-food restaurant or driven somewhere you could have walked. Read more

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:25:38 -0700

Graphic WA Heart Foundation LiveLighter campaign rolls out in ACT

The Heart Foundation ACT is launching a campaign aimed at educating residents about the risks of becoming overweight or obese, with the campaign drawing on the style of anti-smoking campaigns by visually highlighting the damage fat can do to internal organs. It is the third territory the campaign has been rolled out in as it was […] The post Graphic WA Heart Foundation LiveLighter campaign rolls ... Read more

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:21:24 -0700

An Open Letter to the Person Smoking Their E-Cigarette Indoors

I see how it could be easy to view the world as your personal "vaping lounge," but I really wish you wouldn't Read more

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:59:16 -0700

Mindfulness: does it really live up to the hype?

Happier, healthier and better rested: that's what 20 minutes a day of meditation has done for one writer. And as a resolute sceptic, she couldn't be more surprised Read more

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 02:44:43 -0700

Nick Curtis: Macho cyclists are just too easy a target

Remember that line from The Usual Suspects? “The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist.” I think of it whenever the debate about London’s roads and their various users focuses yet again on “aggressive” cyclists. Because assuredly the greatest trick the automobile industry ever pulled was to persuade pedestrians that bike riders are their natural enemy. Read more

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:44:48 -0700

10 tips to a longer, healthier life

There's still plenty you can do to add years to your life. These 10 ways are easy and have more significance than most of us realise. Read more

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:42:20 -0700

Amanda Bynes Arrives in New York City After DUI Arrest: Photo

Escape to New York! Amanda Bynes traveled to New York City on Friday, Oct. 3, arriving on the East Coast after she ran into legal trouble in her native California earlier this week. Read more

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 02:45:00 -0700

Martin Amis on Nazis, Novels and Babies

In a wide-ranging Q&A, novelist Martin Amis discusses his new novel about the Holocaust, about the insistence on story in modern fiction, and his concessions to aging. Read more

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June 19, 2012 by  
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:19:50 GMT

Best free things to do around the world in 2015 - Courier Mail


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Best free things to do around the world in 2015
Courier Mail
The Kensington museums are London's cultural triumvirate: specimens collected by Charles Darwin grace the collection at the Natural History Museum, while the world's first steam train sets the pace at the Science Museum. Then there's the ... A tunnel ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:20:26 GMT

Thirty-Three-Hit Wonder - The New Yorker


Thirty-Three-Hit Wonder
The New Yorker
Billy Joel sat smoking a cigarillo on a patio overlooking Oyster Bay. .... After a while, Joel stopped. “Should we really do that one? Really?” “There won't be a dry eye in the house,” the saxophonist Mark Rivera said. Joel continued to argue against ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:45:29 GMT

Philip Clouts Quartet set out on Scottish tour - Jazzwise magazine


Philip Clouts Quartet set out on Scottish tour
Jazzwise magazine
After living in London for many years and building a career that has included appearances at Ronnie Scott's, Symphony Hall, and Glastonbury and Womad festivals, Clouts, who is the son of respected South African poet Sydney Clouts, moved to Dorset where ...

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 11:32:00 GMT

London Philharmonic Orchestra's Jurowski a hypnotic force - Los Angeles Times


London Philharmonic Orchestra's Jurowski a hypnotic force
Los Angeles Times
Orchestral life in London is a monster. Five major orchestras compete, and with the likes of Valery Gergiev heading the London Symphony and Esa-Pekka Salonen at the Philharmonia, the battle for the best players and for audiences can be brutal. On top ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:52:13 GMT

POWER HOUSE: MASTERS AT WORK - Mixmag


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POWER HOUSE: MASTERS AT WORK
Mixmag
It's the mid-1990s and Masters At Work, undisputed rulers of the world of house, are in London. Tonight they play the main room at Ministry Of Sound, one of their regular stop-offs on the touring merry-go-round that is their life out of the studio ...

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 03:09:03 GMT

Travel: Montenegro - Herald Scotland


Travel: Montenegro
Herald Scotland
For two decades, Tito and his wife Jovanka travelled in its stylish coaches in the company of invited world leaders, stopping to address and receive the accolades of crowds along the way. After his death in 1980 the carriages languished in a ... Lunch ...

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 19:50:16 GMT

Live from the Dome: Will Falcons find a Bear market? - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)


Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Live from the Dome: Will Falcons find a Bear market?
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
(Unless we count the London date with Detroit as a “home” game, which the NFL does but I'm sure Mike Smith does not.) Lose today and the Falcons could go a while ... Look, he's worth the fantasy. ..just repeat the same monotone alibis....the bored fan ...

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:59:58 GMT

Bridgend County: Your community news - WalesOnline


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Bridgend County: Your community news
WalesOnline
COR MEIBION : The autumn series for Cor Meibion Maesteg A'r Cylch (Maesteg Male Voice Choir) includes concerts in St Cynfelyn's Church Caerau, the House of Commons and the Hamstead Garden Suburb Free Church, London. .... Regular events at the centre ...

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:18:23 GMT

No Time for Lies - The New Yorker


No Time for Lies
The New Yorker
Over the next two years, Text published the rest of Harrower's earlier work: “Down in the City” (1957), her first novel, and “The Long Prospect” (1958), her second, both of which she wrote in London; and “The Catherine Wheel” (1960), her third book ...

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 18:51:56 GMT

The Other Side of Tracks - GOOD Magazine


The Other Side of Tracks
GOOD Magazine
You are worrying about the film from your Taiwan assignment and where you are going to drop your car in two weeks when you leave me, and whether your photo is going to be on the cover of Time next week. You show up out ... The first was being stunned ...

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 04:29:36 -0700

Can hypnosis stop you smoking when you drink?

The last time I got hypnotised to stop smoking it worked for nine months, writes SEAN O'HARE. Read more

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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:18:35 GMT

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


Gloucester Citizen

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

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 12:54:20 GMT

Estimated £4m of NHS cash spent on stop-smoking drugs in the North-east in ... - Gazette Live


Gazette Live

Estimated £4m of NHS cash spent on stop-smoking drugs in the North-east in ...
Gazette Live
An estimated £4m of NHS cash was spent on stop-smoking drugs in the North-east last year. More than half the money was spent on Champix - with prescription rates in the region more than 60% higher than the national average. Some 25,621 Champix ...

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:57:06 GMT

Electronic cigarettes: Can vaping help you stop smoking? - The Independent


The Independent

Electronic cigarettes: Can vaping help you stop smoking?
The Independent
Last week marked the beginning of 'Stoptober' a national NHS campaign aimed at helping Britain's 10 million smokers quit. One of the more popular methods aiding quitting is the electronic cigarette - or e-cigarette - which has seen a huge take-up among ...
NY Legislation to Ban Flavored E-Cigs Will Lead to More SmokingHuffington Post
Smokers fall to fewer than one in fiveDaily Mail
Are E-Cigarettes Any Better Than Smoking?NerdWallet (blog)

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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:44:51 GMT

Stoptober: Five ways to kick your smoking habit - CITY A.M.


CITY A.M.

Stoptober: Five ways to kick your smoking habit
CITY A.M.
Pros: The NHS Stop Smoking Service is free and purports to quadruple your chance of stopping smoking. It's not only the expert advice and free nicotine replacement, but also the structure of a programme you have to commit to. You also get a load of ...
Stoptober: The numbers you need to help you stop smokingThe Independent
Medical Specialists® NHS Pharmacy Help Thousands Quit Smoking for StoptoberPR Web (press release)
Stoptober: Can you stop smoking during October?Hull Daily Mail
Grimsby Telegraph -Cambridge News
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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:24:10 GMT

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


Essex Chronicle

Shoppers offered chance to quit smoking in NHS Stoptober campaign
Essex Chronicle
1.Don't go it alone – get friends and family on board to support you. You can also contact your local NHS stop smoking services and the NHS Smoking Helpline, available on 0300 123 1044 (open Monday to Friday 9am-8pm, Saturday to Sunday 11am-4pm).
11 million working days lost to smokingOnMedica
If you're gasping for a fag, a little giggle might help...Comet 24
Derbyshire: Quit smoking this StoptoberDerbyshire Times
New Post Leader -Medical Xpress
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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:24:54 GMT

How to stop smoking, for good - BT.com


BT.com

How to stop smoking, for good
BT.com
The key to quitting for good is to make a plan that works for you, advises the NHS Smokefree campaign. Think about the benefits of stopping smoking – surely better health for you and your family, and saving lots of money, more than outweighs the ...
Stoptober: Smokers across Staffordshire encouraged to stub it out!Stoke Sentinel
Southport smokers kicking the habit thanks to StoptoberSouthport Visiter
#STOPTOBER: 'I tried hypnotherapy to help me quit smoking - it's working so far'Milton Keynes MKWeb (blog)
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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 23:36:39 GMT

No ifs or butts - stop smoking or pay £80 - Yorkshire Post


Yorkshire Post

No ifs or butts - stop smoking or pay £80
Yorkshire Post
If implemented, the council expects hundreds to sign up to smoking cessation courses rather than pay a fine. A carbon monoxide measurement by the Calderdale Specialist NHS Stop Smoking Service will be administered to ensure smokers have kicked the ...
GP and Chair of Newham CCG gives advice on StoptoberNewham Recorder

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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


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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.
Loosening tobacco's deadly gripThe Hindu
World Health Organization Calls for Tough New Regulations on SmokingBreitbart News
Female Smoking In IndiaThe News Hub
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:01:05 GMT

Calderdale Council becomes first in UK to offer stop smoking sessions to ... - Huddersfield Examiner


Huddersfield Examiner

Calderdale Council becomes first in UK to offer stop smoking sessions to ...
Huddersfield Examiner
Calderdale Council is the first authority in England to offer such a scheme and hopes it will encourage smokers to give up smoking for good with the help from the local specialist NHS Stop Smoking Service. Clr Ann McAllister, Rastrick Conservative and ...
Calderdale smokers to avoid litter fine with cessation courseBBC News

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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 11:30:15 GMT

Smoke it out - Aberdeen Press and Journal


Aberdeen Press and Journal

Smoke it out
Aberdeen Press and Journal
Local NHS Stop Smoking Services provide expert advice and support to help you quit for good. They offer free one-to-one support, usually starting a few weeks before you quit, and advisers can help keep you on the no-smoking road, and even measure your ...
Stub it out!Spalding Guardian
​Stoptober: Hospital worker from North Devon Karen Thomson says hypnosis is ...North Devon Journal
County money is going up in smokeRedditch Standard

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:14:54 -0700

Get all the SUPPORT to quit you need

Team want to encourage as many people as possible to take up challenge Read more

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 06:20:24 -0700

Estimated £4m of NHS cash spent on stop-smoking drugs in the North-east in last year

Durham, Darlington and Teesside has highest rate in the country for prescriptions of stop-smoking drug Champix Read more

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:31:31 -0700

Plea to stop smoking

THE Bradford Beating Diabetes campaign is urging smokers across the district to quit the habit during ‘Stoptober’ to cut the risk of developing the Type 2 form of the disease. Read more

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 02:07:03 -0700

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This month has been re-named Stoptober. Across the country smokers are being encouraged to get the support they need to stop smoking for good. Read more

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:07:24 -0700

NHS advice on how to ensure you stop smoking for good

AN NHS-backed campaign urging smokers to quit gets underway today. Stoptober aims to encourage people to stub out the habit to improve their health and help reduce the bill for those with smoking-related illnesses. Launched by Public Health England, Stoptober claims to have more than 190,000 signing up to stop smoking for 28 days this month, following on from a quarter of a million people who ... Read more

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 04:28:57 -0700

Stoptober encourages smokers to kick the habit for good

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

Are you taking part in the Stoptober campaign?

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

Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:43:39 -0700

Carmarthenshire urged to give up smoking as Stoptober campaign starts

Will you stop smoking in October? EXPERTS claim stop smoking for 28 days and you are five times more likely to stop for good. Wednesday October 1 sees the start of Stoptober - a new campaign aimed to help people stub out cigarettes for good. Read more

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

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

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

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 06:23:10 -0700

Stoptober: Smokers across Staffordshire encouraged to stub it...

S MOKERS are being encouraged to quit as part of a nationwide public health campaign.Stoptober takes place throughout October and aims to encourage the nation's eight million smokers to stop smoking for 28 days.Evidence shows people are five times more likely to stop for good if they go smoke-free for this long.Stoke-on-Trent Stop Smoking Service offers free one-to-one or group support sessions ... Read more

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:44:38 GMT

5 Cost-Effective Ways to Avoid Chronic Illnesses - Fox News Latino


Fox News Latino

5 Cost-Effective Ways to Avoid Chronic Illnesses
Fox News Latino
If you need help implementing an exercise routine, post a notice on a local bulletin board or neighborhood online forum. You may be ... Who knows? Maybe you'll even find a health plan that will pay you to quit smoking or subsidize your gym membership.

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:33:25 GMT

Morgantown Riots: Finding A Constructive Solution To Destruction - The Smoking Musket (blog)


The Smoking Musket (blog)

Morgantown Riots: Finding A Constructive Solution To Destruction
The Smoking Musket (blog)
Telling people to grow up won't change that, because words alone aren't going to stop this cycle. West Virginia University needs a plan, more than expel and punish those who did it this time, because they're just going to be replaced. So, this is your ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:41:38 GMT

For one local prosecutor, a child porn case gets personal - Cincinnati.com


Cincinnati.com

For one local prosecutor, a child porn case gets personal
Cincinnati.com
Butler County Prosecutor Michael Gmoser was airing his private life in a very public forum. On Monday, three days after ... Gmoser said he wanted to stop "wild and unfounded speculation" that would surface in the weeks and months ahead. He wanted his ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:19:27 GMT

Ebola epidemic scare unwarranted, hysteria pointless - BG News


Ebola epidemic scare unwarranted, hysteria pointless
BG News
... in this country combined and yet this doesn't stop most of us from having fast food; it doesn't stop most of us from abusing prescription drugs, it doesn't stop most of us from smoking or drinking and God knows it stops no one from driving, so why ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:25:53 GMT

5 ideas for selling LTCI to the Medicare generation - LifeHealthPro


5 ideas for selling LTCI to the Medicare generation
LifeHealthPro
It would be wonderfully original if I could avoid making the same set of recommendations I made when recently discussing the Gen X market – namely consider your inflation protection options, make targeted use of combination products, among other things ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:41:40 GMT

Ebola Isn't a Messaging Problem - Wall Street Journal


Ebola Isn't a Messaging Problem
Wall Street Journal
Much public skepticism about the government's response to Ebola stems from the dogmatic pronouncements of Obama administration officials. In a video message early last month on stopping the virus, for example, President Obama asserted that “we know ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:49:07 GMT

For public health, let them vape cake - New York Daily News


New York Daily News

For public health, let them vape cake
New York Daily News
Two-thirds of the ex-smokers in the E-Cigarette Forum survey said non-tobacco flavors were important in helping them quit. Survey data reported in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health last December likewise indicate ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:48:58 GMT

Should we ban smoking in all public parks? - Channel 4 News


Should we ban smoking in all public parks?
Channel 4 News
Britain's chief medical officer has said that smoking in parks should be banned to stop a bad example being set to children. Dame Sally Davies said children may see adults smoking in parks and then seek to copy them: "We all know smoking is bad for ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:44:36 GMT

Cartoons make readers think Good cartoonist should have ability to see below ... - Arab Times Kuwait English Daily


Arab Times Kuwait English Daily

Cartoons make readers think Good cartoonist should have ability to see below ...
Arab Times Kuwait English Daily
'The father may be telling his children about the dangers of smoking and yet he has a cigarette dangling from his fingers. That is an opportunity for a cartoonist to make an observation.' Bader Bin ... My friends urged me to publish it in the college ...

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:38:34 GMT

Stress of being poor creates health risk - Sacramento Bee


Sacramento Bee

Stress of being poor creates health risk
Sacramento Bee
Look at the health data for just about any collection of neighborhoods in California and one thing will soon become clear: Poor people are sicker and, on average, die younger than people with higher incomes. The medical profession, social workers and ...

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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:57:03 -0700

Szu-chi Huang: Pursuit of a Mutual Goal Can Turn Friends into Foes

Imagine two people enrolled in Weight Watchers. One just joined and aims to shed 20 pounds. The other signed up months ago and has just five more to go. Read more

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:16:07 -0700

How to Test a Couch for Toxins

Because industrial chemical use is minimally regulated, a lab at Duke University is offering free analyses of furniture for potentially hazardous compounds. Read more

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:27:29 -0700

Carl Pei explains reason for OnePlus mobile strategy

Early adopters are waiting by their phones for invitations to get one of the new OnePlus mobiles. Read more

Sun, 28 Sep 2014 07:32:39 -0700

European 'right to be forgotten' ruling should not make people disappear online

Internet search engines can dredge up information that has the potential to embarrass you forever. But hope for those harbouring skeletons arrived in May when the European Union ruled to protect an individuals "right to be forgotten". However, erasing history should not be done without good reason, argues Peter Gearin. Read more

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:34:30 -0700

Somewhere Down the Kaveri River - Part 2

The second episode of Dicky Fisk's story of his travels in search of the Mahseer. 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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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:02:32 GMT

In life, labor, chef plays it à la minute - Arizona Daily Star


In life, labor, chef plays it à la minute
Arizona Daily Star
Instead, he was the jokester, the one who got notes sent home. His sense of humor ... A prime example of Clark's culinary style: a southwestern-infused cioppino, made of mussels, prawns, scallops, white fish and calamari swimming in a tomato broth ...

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:50:20 GMT

Best home remedies to prevent premature greying of hair! - Zee News


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Best home remedies to prevent premature greying of hair!
Zee News
There are many factors that affect greying- genetic, fluctuations, smoking, pollution, stress, etc. The absence of the “melanin” (the pigment that gives hair its natural colour) in the hair causes grey hair. As you age, the melanocyte activity slows ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:51:05 GMT

Beaufort mystery boat still anchored near Colleton River Plantation - Hilton Head Island Packet


Beaufort mystery boat still anchored near Colleton River Plantation
Hilton Head Island Packet
Each day, Colleton River Plantation resident Mark Hyner takes in the view of the Chechesee River from his home, but recently he has fixated on the white spot at the center of his gaze. The spot is a boat anchored in a shallow creek near Corn Island, in ...

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:21:53 GMT

Stop-smoking drug has hidden dangers - Roanoke Times (blog)


Stop-smoking drug has hidden dangers
Roanoke Times (blog)
He has given me samples of prescription medicine that help as long as I use them. Once the medicine is used up, the fungus returns. I love your advice and remedies on so many things. Can you please give me one for this problem? A: Home remedies for ...

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:42:29 GMT

My Lust for the Little Frenchie! - Huffington Post


My Lust for the Little Frenchie!
Huffington Post
The Francesinha is a sandwich concoction of epic proportions, packed with almost every type of meat that Portugal produces. Literally meaning "little Frenchie," this gluttonous masterpiece is the pride of the city of Porto. The traditional Francesihna ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:31:58 GMT

Should pharmacies sell electronic cigarettes? - The Pharmaceutical Journal (registration)


The Pharmaceutical Journal (registration)

Should pharmacies sell electronic cigarettes?
The Pharmaceutical Journal (registration)
... toiletries, make-up, alternative medicines and homoeopathic remedies. When it comes to e-cigarettes, they are just an alternative category that naturally fits into any pharmacy.” E-cigarettes are not quit smoking products — they don't claim to be ...

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:46:53 GMT

Five ways to fight the flu – or why you should curl up with hot fruit cordial - Spectator.co.uk (blog)


Spectator.co.uk (blog)

Five ways to fight the flu – or why you should curl up with hot fruit cordial
Spectator.co.uk (blog)
No one likes getting the flu and for some people, in particular the sick and elderly, the virus can prove deadly. So it's worth taking a few simple steps in a bid to stave it off. 1. Wash your hands. Use soap and water to wash off the germs you pick up ...

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:13:59 GMT

EPA targets industry's defense for 'off-the-book' emissions - Environment & Energy Publishing


EPA targets industry's defense for 'off-the-book' emissions
Environment & Energy Publishing
When a power plant, refinery or chemical plant starts or stops unexpectedly -- such as in preparation for a hurricane -- air emissions rise because pollution-control devices require stable, higher temperatures to operate properly. Emissions also rise ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:17:32 GMT

Medford High School welcomes hypnotist Dan Candell on Oct. 17 ... - Wicked Local Medford


Medford High School welcomes hypnotist Dan Candell on Oct. 17 ...
Wicked Local Medford
Dan Candell has a remedy for stressed-out high school students: He hypnotizes them. After starting hypnosis at 13 and ... In his hypnotherapy practice, Candell said he has helped people stop smoking, lose weight, eliminate fears and control stress and ...

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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

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:11:13 -0700

Tip Sheets by the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M): Foremost Anti-Aging Educational Authority Launches ...

The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M; http://www.worldhealth.net ) advances its prevailing commitment to consumer outreach by publishing its series of Anti-Aging Tip Sheets ( http://www.worldhealth.net/list/news/anti-aging-tip-sheets/ ), sharing the best anti-aging tips to help enhance the healthy, vital, fit, productive lifespan. (PRWeb September 23, 2014) Read the full story at ... Read more

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:20:03 GMT

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


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, ...

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:56:28 GMT

One man's view on quitting smoking - The Ozarks Sentinel


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One man's view on quitting smoking
The Ozarks Sentinel
Now, when people ask me if it is difficult to stop smoking, I tell them that: “Any job could be done with the right tools and in my case these tools were the electronic cigarettes.” It is important to have the tools, but probably the most important ...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:26:09 GMT

Stoptober roadshow comes to Bristol to encourage smokers to swap fags for gags - Gazette Series


Gazette Series

Stoptober roadshow comes to Bristol to encourage smokers to swap fags for gags
Gazette Series
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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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:04:49 GMT

Waiting for justice - Juneau County Star-Times


Juneau County Star-Times

Waiting for justice
Juneau County Star-Times
A press release from the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, reported that Benjamin Binder, 32, Mayville, was driving west in a 2005 white Cadillac on Highway AW, and failed to stop at the intersection, hitting Valerie's 2004 black Ford F150 broadside ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:22:30 GMT

Acadiana Arrest Reports - KLFY


Acadiana Arrest Reports
KLFY
A deputy responded to a complaint of a subject who was causing a disturbance and refused to leave a business located on Highway 90 in Bayou Vista. The deputy made contact with Tyus and smelled the strong ... The deputy made contact with McCauley and ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:58:43 GMT

Tobacco-Free Kids Launches National Campaign that Calls on Retailers to End ... - NEWS.GNOM.ES


Tobacco-Free Kids Launches National Campaign that Calls on Retailers to End ...
NEWS.GNOM.ES
Tools that connect the public with retailers over Facebook and Twitter to either thank them for being tobacco-free or ask them to end tobacco sales. Social media toolkits to help spread awareness of the ... About 90 percent of all adult smokers began ...

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:45:00 GMT

FDA Panels Vote to Keep 'Black Box' Warning on Stop Smoking Drug Chantix - FairWarning


FDA Panels Vote to Keep 'Black Box' Warning on Stop Smoking Drug Chantix
FairWarning
On the one hand, he said, the drug is important because there aren't many other effective tools to treat addiction to smoking, and it also shows promise in treating addictions to substances such as alcohol and methamphetamines. “But at the same time ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:15:55 GMT

Health briefs: Connect for Health session and flu clinics offered - Steamboat Pilot & Today


Health briefs: Connect for Health session and flu clinics offered
Steamboat Pilot & Today
This free program offers four prenatal smoking cessation sessions. Expectant moms who quit smoking and stay smoke free during their pregnancy and after their baby is born will receive a monthly voucher for free diapers, for as many as 12 months. For ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:41:40 GMT

Ebola Isn't a Messaging Problem - Wall Street Journal


Ebola Isn't a Messaging Problem
Wall Street Journal
Despite early swagger by public-health officials at the National Institutes of Health and CDC that this crisis will be solved with public-health tools alone, and that a vaccine or treatment won't be available in time, smart medical experts are ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:25:02 GMT

Business Summit speaker urges making positive choices - Herald Times Reporter


Herald Times Reporter

Business Summit speaker urges making positive choices
Herald Times Reporter
MANITOWOC – When you've made a choice to buy a particular model of car, then you start seeing that car everywhere you go. This was one of the perspectives shared – often with a measure of humor – by Roger Seip during his "Train Your Brain for Success" ...

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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:40:58 -0700

Medical Specialists® NHS Pharmacy Help Thousands Quit Smoking for Stoptober

Great news everybody, Stoptober is back. The annual stop-smoking campaign pioneered by Public Health England (PHE) challenges all smokers across England and Wales to kick the habit for 28 days from 1 October, as it is generally believed that smokers are then five times more likely to completely quit for good. (PRWeb October 02, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10 ... Read more

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 05:12:58 -0700

What We Aren't Saying About e-Cigarettes

What We Aren't Saying About e-Cigarettes What We Aren't Saying About e-Cigarettes Has Been Optimized The general perception of smoking has become increasingly negative over the past few decades. Doctors and researchers are learning more and more about the serious health effects associated with smoking, and as a result, more people are trying to quit. Additionally, laws have been enacted that ban ... Read more

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:30:48 -0700

Stoptober and Sober October: what are they and how do I sign up?

As we enter an October of abstinence, what are the latest campaigns all about - and how do we sign up? Read more

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:01:10 -0700

Stoptober roadshow comes to Bristol to encourage smokers to swap fags for gags

COMEDIC entertainment act The Stoptober Jugglers will be part of the nationwide Stoptober roadshow in Broadmead tomorrow, Saturday. Read more

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:27:22 -0700

Want to quit that nasty habit?

SMOKERS across the South West are being encouraged to take the Stoptober Challenge and quit smoking for 28 days this October. Read more

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0700

Cigarette Rolling Machines: Product Reviews Available on New Website, cigaretterollingmachines.org

A new website, cigaretterollingmachines.org, was recently launched with product and brand assessments of all of the latest cigarette rolling machines on the market Los Angeles, CA / ACCESSWIRE / September ... Read more

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:14:53 -0700

Online tool may help low-income people quit smoking

By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a preliminary trial, an interactive website developed in England called StopAdvisor was found to be especially helpful to low-income people in quitting smoking. Health researchers worry that people with low income or low education levels may be left out when it comes to digital innovations in health and wellness, but in this study, poorer ... Read more

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08:02:00 -0700

Tobacco-Free Kids Launches National Campaign that Calls on Retailers to End Tobacco Sales, Makes It Easy for Consumers ...

WASHINGTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids today is launching a new national campaign that calls on America's retailers to stop selling tobacco products – the nation's number one cause of preventable death – and encourages consumers to shop tobacco-free.To view the Digital Media Release, please click here: http://dmr.homefrontdc.com/631/tobacco-free ... Read more

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 02:01:10 -0700

Employers get behind Stoptober challenge

EMPLOYERS are getting behind Stopdober – the annual challenge to quit smoking in October – as statistics reveal the number of work days lost due to smoking. Read more

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:42:02 -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

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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 05:05:09 GMT

Ask Doctor K - Daily Journal Online


Ask Doctor K
Daily Journal Online
DEAR DOCTOR K: I've been trying to quit smoking with nicotine replacement patches, but it hasn't worked. Any suggestions? DEAR READER: Smoking may be the toughest unhealthy habit to break, but it is possible. There are more ex-smokers in the United ...

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Sat, 04 Oct 2014 02:15:00 GMT

Ask Doctor K: Stop-smoking strategies include more than nicotine patches - NewsOK.com


Ask Doctor K: Stop-smoking strategies include more than nicotine patches
NewsOK.com
In the other study, researchers recruited 222 smokers who weren't able to kick the habit with just nicotine replacement. They assigned them to take varenicline alone or varenicline plus bupropion, while continuing to use a nicotine patch. After 12 ...

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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


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Are E-Cigarettes A Public Health Hazard Or The Key To Quitting Smoking?
Huffington Post
In other words, people could use these devices to wean themselves off nicotine in much the same way they might use more conventional nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) — for example, the patch, nicotine gum or nasal sprays. But unlike other NRTs, ...
World Health Organization Calls for Tough New Regulations on SmokingBreitbart News

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:24:54 GMT

How to stop smoking, for good - BT.com


BT.com

How to stop smoking, for good
BT.com
“The best way to quit is to combine pharmacotherapy – nicotine replacement therapy (two forms – patch and short-acting such as inhalator, or if smokers prefer, patch plus personal vapouriser), or varenicline tablets - with behavioural therapy from a ...
Stoptober: Smokers across Staffordshire encouraged to stub it out!Stoke Sentinel
Dad Andrew takes up Stoptober challenge for sake of 13-month-old EvieWalesOnline
#STOPTOBER: 'I tried hypnotherapy to help me quit smoking - it's working so far'Milton Keynes MKWeb (blog)
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:34:10 GMT

E-cigarettes: Public health hazard or key to quit smoking? - Fox News


Fox News

E-cigarettes: Public health hazard or key to quit smoking?
Fox News
In other words, people could use these devices to wean themselves off nicotine in much the same way they might use more conventional nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) for example, the patch, nicotine gum or nasal sprays. But unlike other NRTs, ...
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:18:35 GMT

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


Gloucester Citizen

Health & wellbeing: How to stop smoking with the NHS' Stoptober campaign
Gloucester Citizen
"The best way to quit is to combine pharmacotherapy - nicotine replacement therapy (two forms - patch and short-acting, such as inhalator, or if smokers prefer, patch plus personal vapouriser), or varenicline tablets - with behavioural therapy from a ...

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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 08:09:04 GMT

Two-pronged strategy to quit smoking - Citizens Voice


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Two-pronged strategy to quit smoking
Citizens Voice
Q: I've been trying to quit smoking with nicotine replacement patches, but it hasn't worked. Any suggestions? A: Smoking may be the toughest unhealthy habit to break, but it is possible. There are more ex-smokers in the United States today than there ...
Can I quit smoking? My habit of a lifetime is going up in smokeThe Daily Telegraph

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 02:20:26 GMT

Dr. K: Safety of e-cigarettes unknown - Greenville Daily Reflector


Greenville Daily Reflector

Dr. K: Safety of e-cigarettes unknown
Greenville Daily Reflector
And when smokers ask me if e-cigarettes could help them to stop smoking, I tell them we just don't know. And I remind them that there are many well-studied, FDA-approved nicotine replacement products on the market, including patches, gums, lozenges, ...

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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, 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
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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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:11:39 -0700

Ask Dr. K: Stop-smoking strategies include more than patch - Thu, 02 Oct 2014 PST

DEAR DOCTOR K: I’ve been trying to quit smoking with nicotine replacement patches, but it hasn’t worked. Any suggestions? DEAR READER: Smoking may be the toughest unhealthy habit to break, but it is possible. Read more

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:45:10 -0700

E-cigarettes: Public health hazard or key to quit smoking?

Scientific studies showing that electronic cigarettes actually help people quit smoking are few and far between. Read more

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:46:21 -0700

Mike Tanier's Monday Morning Hangover: Shattered Records and Missing Weapons

Peyton Manning broke arguably the most important record in America's most popular sport at approximately 7:42 local time in Denver.  The ensuing kickoff occurred at 7:46 local time. The extra point occurred sometime in between, while Manning enjoyed some high-fives on the sideline. Oh, there was some pageantry. A pretty woman with a flag reading 509 (Manning's record-setting passing touchdown ... Read more

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:18:40 -0700

ASK THE DOCTOR: Can anything shift a stubborn verruca?

Most people will be affected by these warts at some point - and getting rid of them can be very difficult, says Dr Martin Scurr. Read more

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:34:30 -0700

Somewhere Down the Kaveri River - Part 2

The second episode of Dicky Fisk's story of his travels in search of the Mahseer. Read more

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:17:11 -0700

Chlamydia And Slutty Clowns: The ESRB Rates This Fall's Big Games

We normally think of game ratings as little more than a useful marker of where we'll be able to buy a game, or whether or not it's suitable for children. But oh, let me tell you: ESRB literature can be so, so much more than that. Read more... Read more

Sun, 28 Sep 2014 22:16:17 -0700

Scott Miller's Starting 9 (+7): October Brings Questions, and We've Got Answers

1. Where can I locate the Yankees and Red Sox this month? You can't even find them with a satellite dish and a GPS. This is the first time both clubs are sitting at home in the same October since 1993 (not counting the '94 players' strike season). Last time the Yankees were bystanders in two consecutive Octobers? In '92 and '93.      2. Isn't there something fishy about an October without Derek ... Read more

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:57:06 GMT

Electronic cigarettes: Can vaping help you stop smoking? - The Independent


The Independent

Electronic cigarettes: Can vaping help you stop smoking?
The Independent
“E-cigarettes could substantially improve public health because of their widespread appeal and the huge health gains associated with stopping smoking,” says Professor Robert West of UCL's Department of Epidemiology & Public Health, senior author of the ...

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:13:46 GMT

Boxed warning on stop-smoking drug Chantix should stay: FDA - Tech Times


Tech Times

Boxed warning on stop-smoking drug Chantix should stay: FDA
Tech Times
The American drug maker requested the FDA to drop the severe warning on the packaging, suggesting that people taking the drug have side effects similar to other stop-smoking aids. However, the FDA says that Pfizer has not provided enough evidence to ...
FDA Panels Vote to Keep 'Black Box' Warning on Stop Smoking Drug ChantixFairWarning
FDA panel votes to keep severe warning on Pfizer anti-smoking drugReuters
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:24:56 GMT

The People's Pharmacy: Stop-smoking drug has hidden dangers - Colorado Springs Gazette


The People's Pharmacy: Stop-smoking drug has hidden dangers
Colorado Springs Gazette
Another person reported: "I started taking Chantix, and within a few days of starting the full dose the really nasty side effects started. I am angry and can't sleep. I'm having panic attacks and depression. Checking out has crossed my mind a few times.

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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:30:10 GMT

E-Cigarettes: The Side Effects Nobody Talks About - Daily Beast


Daily Beast

E-Cigarettes: The Side Effects Nobody Talks About
Daily Beast
“It's not clear if it's because the lungs are better [after quitting] or [blood] circulation is better, but the bottom line is: Smoking impairs fitness and we know because people stop smoking and fitness improves,” Edelman says. But whether this is ...

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:02:33 GMT

Save your health and stop smoking now - Buffalo News


Save your health and stop smoking now
Buffalo News
The Centers for Disease Control reports that 54 percent of high school students try smoking at some point. Many teenagers believe that if other teens are doing it (and even adults) and they do not suffer horrible side effects, then it's safe. But those ...

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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 19:30:19 GMT

Ask Dr. K: Stop-smoking strategies include more than patch - The Spokesman Review


Tulsa World

Ask Dr. K: Stop-smoking strategies include more than patch
The Spokesman Review
Though they are effective, both drugs can have dangerous side effects. A non-drug strategy that may help you quit is proper planning. Once you have decided to quit, take concrete steps. Set a quit date. Sign up for a stop-smoking support group. Develop ...
Dr. K: There's more help to quit smoking than just nicotine patchesTulsa World
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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:11 GMT

Defending Kevin Smith from a Bad New York Post Review: An open letter to the ... - moviepilot.com


moviepilot.com

Defending Kevin Smith from a Bad New York Post Review: An open letter to the ...
moviepilot.com
Back in September you wrote an open letter of your own titled “Dear Kevin Smith: Stop smoking so much weed." It made me sad reading ... (Marijuana does!) If they did approve such a drug the side effect would probably end up being pant shitting. The ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:22:50 GMT

Behold: Here Are the Two Worst Arguments Against Homeschooling - TheBlaze.com


Behold: Here Are the Two Worst Arguments Against Homeschooling
TheBlaze.com
Sure, I'll tell them not to litter and I'll make sure they play nice with the other kids in the neighborhood, but when it comes to making choices about something as serious as their education, I don't frankly care how our decision effects the community ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:05:52 GMT

Prescription Drugs And Cigarettes Purchased Together At Pharmacies, Even ... - Medical Daily


Medical Daily

Prescription Drugs And Cigarettes Purchased Together At Pharmacies, Even ...
Medical Daily
Many people who go to pharmacies to refill prescriptions for diseases exacerbated by smoking also buy a pack of cigarettes before they leave. Photo courtesy of ... When it comes to contraceptives, there's a higher risk of severe side effects among smokers.

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:49:34 GMT

E-cigarette bans in Warman, Martensville draw ire - Saskatoon StarPhoenix


Saskatoon StarPhoenix

E-cigarette bans in Warman, Martensville draw ire
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
They have not been proven as a quit smoking aid. They're not one of Health Canada's options. If they do get approved as such an aid, we'll be one of the first organizations to support that," Miller said. She related a story about her own eight-year-old ...

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:28:16 -0700

Safety advocates seek stronger warnings on Chantix

WASHINGTON (AP) — Public safety advocates are asking the federal government to strengthen warnings on Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix, even as the drugmaker prepares to argue that a bold-letter warning about psychiatric problems should be removed from the medicine's label. Read more

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 05:15:31 -0700

Safety advocates seek stronger warnings on anti-smoking drug

Public safety advocates are asking the federal government to strengthen warnings on Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix, even as the drugmaker prepares to argue that a bold-letter warning about psychiatric problems should be removed from the medicine's label. Read more

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:57:34 -0700

FDA: little evidence to drop Chantix boxed warning

Federal regulators say Pfizer has provided low-quality evidence to support its request to remove a bold-letter warning from its anti-smoking drug Chantix about suicidal behavior. The twice-a-day tablet ... Read more

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:06:48 -0700

Stop panicking and get a flu shot

WASHINGTON – If you are worried about contracting Ebola, I have two suggestions. First, stop. Second, get a flu shot. Read more

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:57:00 -0700

FDA scientists skeptical of Pfizer request to drop Chantix's bolded suicide warning

WASHINGTON - Federal regulators say Pfizer has provided low-quality evidence to support its request to remove a bold-letter warning from its anti-smoking drug Chantix about suicidal behaviour. Read more

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 05:12:58 -0700

What We Aren't Saying About e-Cigarettes

What We Aren't Saying About e-Cigarettes What We Aren't Saying About e-Cigarettes Has Been Optimized The general perception of smoking has become increasingly negative over the past few decades. Doctors and researchers are learning more and more about the serious health effects associated with smoking, and as a result, more people are trying to quit. Additionally, laws have been enacted that ban ... Read more

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:28:38 -0700

Safety groups push FDA to strengthen warning label on Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix

WASHINGTON - Public safety advocates are asking the federal government to strengthen warnings on Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix, even as the drugmaker prepares to argue that a bold-letter warning about ... Read more

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:11:39 -0700

Ask Dr. K: Stop-smoking strategies include more than patch - Thu, 02 Oct 2014 PST

DEAR DOCTOR K: I’ve been trying to quit smoking with nicotine replacement patches, but it hasn’t worked. Any suggestions? DEAR READER: Smoking may be the toughest unhealthy habit to break, but it is possible. Read more

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:42:32 -0700

New FDA label bolsters safety case for Chantix

WASHINGTON (AP) — New government-approved labeling on Pfizer's drug Chantix suggests that the anti-smoking medication may not carry the risks of suicidal behavior that first earned it the Food and Drug Administration's strongest warning more than five years ago. Read more

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:32:37 -0700

Pfizer will ask FDA to remove "black box" suicide warning from its anti-smoking medication

WASHINGTON - New government-approved labeling on Pfizer's drug Chantix suggests that the anti-smoking medication may not carry the risks of suicidal behaviour that first earned it the Food and Drug Administration's ... Read more

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:13:34 GMT

Waltham Voices: The Smoking Challenge – Part 2 - Wicked Local Waltham


Waltham Voices: The Smoking Challenge – Part 2
Wicked Local Waltham
It continues my thoughts on the subject of smoking (focusing on acceptance of the policy against smoking in one's rented apartment and on any area of property associated with the buildings). Thoughts include my ... smoking apparatus. The toughness of ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:14:05 GMT

Parties set to square off on Nov. 4 - Denton Record Chronicle


Parties set to square off on Nov. 4
Denton Record Chronicle
Lyons, who has a son with special needs, said education cuts upset her and gave her motivation to put her name on the ballot. Since then she has taken in all the issues, ranging from fracking in Denton to equality, equal ... have a one-time opportunity ...

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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 13:02:44 GMT

Nurse offers advice to help people quit smoking - WANE


Nurse offers advice to help people quit smoking
WANE
The first step to end the habit is understanding a person's level of nicotine dependence and motivation to quit smoking, Hurst said. Gum, lozenges and thermal patches are safe and effective options that are available for people that want to quit ...

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Mon, 22 Sep 2014 04:13:10 GMT

If I can quit smoking, so can you - Swindon Advertiser


Somerset Guardian

If I can quit smoking, so can you
Swindon Advertiser
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 ...
Make it a month to give up smoking, urges dadSomerset Guardian
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:21:08 GMT

Quit challenge for mum who smoked 20-a-day since age 12 - Bury Times


Bury Times

Quit challenge for mum who smoked 20-a-day since age 12
Bury Times
I also didn't want them to grow up thinking that smoking is the norm. “My partner is a non-smoker and could smell smoke on my clothes, so this was another motivation to quit. “After the first week of not having a cigarette, I felt great. I'm also ...
'I'm halfway through the challenge and I'm feeling really good – my new found ...WalesOnline

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:04:53 GMT

Optimism Is the Enemy of Action3:00 PM ET - GovExec.com


Optimism Is the Enemy of Action3:00 PM ET
GovExec.com
But if positive thinking is such a game-changer, why do people often have such a hard time quitting smoking, losing weight, finding a new job, or maintaining a regular gym routine? If positive .... You want to be empowered; you want to be motivated. If ...

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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:05:04 GMT

4 good reasons to get retirement-ready today - CNBC


CNBC

4 good reasons to get retirement-ready today
CNBC
There have been many studies illustrating that a large percentage of folks want to continue working beyond a traditional retirement age. You may be one of them. But whether you plan to keep working for financial reasons or because you enjoy your career ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:13:45 GMT

10 Powerful Practices From 10 Highly Respected People - Entrepreneur


Entrepreneur

10 Powerful Practices From 10 Highly Respected People
Entrepreneur
... admitted the swim may be impossible. But that didn't stop her. Respected people are unrealistic and relentless. As Roger Banister unrealistically broke the four-minute mile, Diana took the unrealistic goal, added her impossible age and achieved the ...

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:36:03 GMT

Healthy living is on the menu at YMCA - Motherwell Times


Motherwell Times

Healthy living is on the menu at YMCA
Motherwell Times
The programme will tackle the variety of issues including self-esteem, motivation, body image, health, nutrition and fitness. Finance was gained through Lottery's Young Start programme and now the ... Specialist guidance and support will be provided by ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19:16:42 GMT

Smokers encouraged to cut the habit before surgery - helpmeoutDOC News - A consistent flow of medical news


helpmeoutDOC News - A consistent flow of medical news

Smokers encouraged to cut the habit before surgery
helpmeoutDOC News - A consistent flow of medical news
Even though the measures are uncomfortably close to delaying operations, Western Health deputy director Dr. David Bramley said giving the patients the option to cut back or give up smoking entirely while on the waiting list may have an important impact ...
Smokers urged to come clean ahead of surgeryHerald Sun

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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:33:59 -0700

Parties set to square off on Nov. 4

The Denton County Democratic Party is fielding a hefty slate of candidates, both county and statewide, in an attempt to unseat Republican incumbents in the general election. Read more

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:42:34 -0700

The Sentinel commented Fewer people give up smoking in Stoke-on-Trent - after turning to...

ALMOST 1,000 fewer people have officially given up smoking in Stoke-on-Trent in the past 12 months – because of the popularity of e-cigarettes.Record numbers of people stopped smoking for at least four weeks in 2012/13 – backed by a Sentinel campaign.But new figures show 994 fewer people gave up smoking in 2013/14 to cut the total to 2,529.That is mostly being blamed on more people turning to e ... Read more

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:01:00 -0700

This Wristband Delivers Electric Shocks When You're Slacking

In a slump? Don’t try harder. Electrocute yourself. Seriously. Read more

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:25:24 -0700

Stoptober advice available this week

People will be able to get free advice this week to help them stop smoking this October. Read more

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:13:34 -0700

Quit challenge for mum who smoked 20-a-day since age 12

A WHITEFIELD mum who has smoked 20 cigarettes a day since the age of 12 is putting her three young children first by taking on the Stoptober challenge. Read more

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 05:26:10 -0700

Blow on This! IntelliQuit, World's First Stop Smoking Biosensor and Platform Launches a Crowdfunding Campaign with ...

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IntelliQuit, the world's first personal pocket size biosensor and ecosystem that biochemically measures tobacco consumption and severity of nicotine addiction, is now available online via Kickstarter.  Similar to a weight scale and calorie... Read more

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:43:12 -0700

5 Dos and Don???ts for Weight Loss Motivation

Stop fat shaming yourself, and try these weigh loss motivating tips. Read more

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 06:18:50 -0700

4 good reasons to get retirement-ready

Whether or not you plan to work past age 65, get retirement-ready today, in case life events force an early workforce exit. Read more

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 06:14:17 -0700

4 good reasons to get retirement-ready today

Whether or not you plan to work past age 65, get retirement-ready as early as possible, in case life events force an early exit from the workforce. Read more

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:15:01 -0700

Free TC Speech: Ty Dolla $ign Interviewed

From Dilla beats to Dolla $igns… When you first hear the “ratchet” sound of Tyrone Griffin Jr., better known as Ty Dolla $ign , you’re likely to make all the wrong kind of assumptions about him. Whether your first contact comes from hearing his breakout single ‘Paranoid’, or ‘Loyal’, the song he penned for Chris Brown, or his well-received mixtapes such as his ‘Beach House’ series, his turnt-up ... Read more

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:24:25 GMT

E-Cigarettes: Public Health Hazard or Key to Quit Smoking? - LiveScience.com


E-Cigarettes: Public Health Hazard or Key to Quit Smoking?
LiveScience.com
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. A new controversial ...

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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:06:07 GMT

LIVE WELL: The perks of quitting tobacco - Stillwater News Press


LIVE WELL: The perks of quitting tobacco
Stillwater News Press
Tobacco is the single most preventable cause of death and disease in the United States, killing more than alcohol, auto accidents, AIDS, suicide, murders and illegal drugs combined. Similarly, more than 600,000 people die worldwide each year from ...

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Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:57:06 GMT

Electronic cigarettes: Can vaping help you stop smoking? - The Independent


The Independent

Electronic cigarettes: Can vaping help you stop smoking?
The Independent
Last week marked the beginning of 'Stoptober' a national NHS campaign aimed at helping Britain's 10 million smokers quit. One of the more popular methods aiding quitting is the electronic cigarette - or e-cigarette - which has seen a huge take-up among ...
Are E-Cigarettes Any Better Than Smoking?NerdWallet (blog)
NY Legislation to Ban Flavored E-Cigs Will Lead to More SmokingeNews Park Forest

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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 01:02:49 GMT

Electronic cigarettes may not be helpful for quitting cigarettes - KGNS.tv


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Electronic cigarettes may not be helpful for quitting cigarettes
KGNS.tv
(NBC) - A new study suggests electronic cigarettes may not be effective in helping cancer patients quit smoking. Oncologists say it's particularly important for cancer patients to quit because smoking increases the risk for secondary tumors and may ...
E-cigarettes 'not helping cancer patients to quit smoking'Medical News Today
Study of smoking cancer patients fuels e-cigarette debateReuters
E-Cigarette Users May Be More Nicotine Dependent, Less Likely to Quit SmokingUniversity Herald
Cancer Network
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:30:41 GMT

E-cigarettes don't help cancer patients quit smoking - Mirror.co.uk


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E-cigarettes don't help cancer patients quit smoking
Mirror.co.uk
What was more significant is the fact that e-cigarette users were found to be more or equally hooked on nicotine than those who smoked just regular cigarettes. The vapers were also found to have had more prior failed attempts at quitting and were more ...

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:01:32 GMT

Quitting: Use more of tobacco taxes on smoking prevention, cessation - Pacific Daily News


Quitting: Use more of tobacco taxes on smoking prevention, cessation
Pacific Daily News
As of August, GovGuam had collected $10.16 million in cigarette taxes. That means Guam bought about 533,000 more packs of cigarettes than they did a year ago, or a total of 3.38 million packs. Tobacco use remains the single largest preventable cause of ...

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:39:36 GMT

Lengthy E-Cigarette Warnings Add Confusion To Products' Purpose: Are They A ... - Medical Daily


Medical Daily

Lengthy E-Cigarette Warnings Add Confusion To Products' Purpose: Are They A ...
Medical Daily
The American Lung Association issued a recent statement calling out speculative research that suggests e-cigarettes can be used to help smokers quit. E-cigarettes are not only an ineffective smoking cessation tool, but in many cases they are just as ...
Big Tobacco Is Putting Scarier Warnings On E-Cigarettes Than On Some ...Business Insider

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Thu, 02 Oct 2014 09:44:51 GMT

Stoptober: Five ways to kick your smoking habit - CITY A.M.


CITY A.M.

Stoptober: Five ways to kick your smoking habit
CITY A.M.
Force thoughts of cigarettes to the back of your mind and go to battle with your cravings – not the most sophistocated approach, but it has worked for millions of people. Cons: By calling on reserves of “willpower” you are acknowledging that by ...
Stoptober: Nottinghamshire man built patio to distract from cigarette cravingsNottingham Post
'My kids think it's great I've quit'Plymouth Herald
Bath people sign up to Stoptober to quit smokingBath Chronicle
Canterbury Times -Grimsby Telegraph
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:21:24 GMT

Owners of ZX gun in Goshen branch out into e-cig business - Goshen News


Goshen News

Owners of ZX gun in Goshen branch out into e-cig business
Goshen News
He added that quitting to an e-cigarette helps alleviate some of the quitting symptoms, as well. “It's a great, healthier alternative,” Halle said. “A regular smoker would be amazed how much better they'll feel once they get over all the quit smoking ...

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Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:04:40 GMT

Unknown risks of e-cigarettes marketed to youth - Billings Gazette


Unknown risks of e-cigarettes marketed to youth
Billings Gazette
The toll-free Montana Tobacco Quit Line at 1-800-QUIT-NOW offers Montana residents a free personalized quit plan, free coaching and free nicotine replacement therapy. Nicotine replacement therapy doubles your chances of quitting successfully and is ...

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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:54:09 -0700

Phillip Morris May Enter E-Cigarette Market

Phillip Morris has patent approved for an e-cigarette that uses tobacco and can log the user's smoking habits to incentivize quitting. Read more

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:15:00 -0700

Philly cigarette tax a boon for Bucks border businesses

Stores along the Bensalem-Philadelphia border report that cigarette sales are up since the new $2 Philly tax took effect Oct. 1. Read more

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:19:29 -0700

Defending the First Amendment since 1911 | The independent student newspaper of Texas State University

Cigarette commercials should not be so extreme. Although the harmful effects of cigarette smoke are not exaggerated, modern anti-cigarette campaign advertisements usually pick the worst-case scenarios. To add insult to injury, advertisers plaster the faces of the victims all over television. Read more

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:40:33 -0700

Vaping vs. Big Tobacco

Oliver Kershaw says that if Big Tobacco is given monopoly of e-cigarette products, public health will suffer. 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

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 05:10:51 -0700

Dad aims to quit smoking after his kids finish race

Dave Trail, 57, of Mattawan may never smoke another cigarette again. He knows quitting won't be easy, but a promise is a promise. Read more

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:00:05 -0700

Don't let e-cigarettes get stubbed out

Public health will suffer if Big Tobacco gets monopoly of e-cigarette products, vapor fan says. 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

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:15:25 -0700

E-cigarettes unhelpful in smoking cessation among cancer patients, study shows

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

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:27:02 -0700

E-cigarettes fail to help cancer patients give up smoking

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

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