the easy way to stop smoking

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Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:31:03 GMT

If the government wants to stop us smoking, it's easy. Just make it boring - The Guardian


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If the government wants to stop us smoking, it's easy. Just make it boring
The Guardian
'Ireland is looking at other ways of making smoking a total downer, including a proposal that would mean cigarettes would only be available in shops between 9am and 6pm.' Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA. Smoking is the most idiotic of vices. Not the most ...

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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:50:53 GMT

Stopping smoking: Didn't know I could do it - Stuff.co.nz


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Stopping smoking: Didn't know I could do it
Stuff.co.nz
I then devised a plan of how to actually stop. I purchased the good book. Not the bible but Alan Carrs "Easy Way To Stop Smoking". It was extremely helpful in changing my mindset towards smoking. If you read it with an open mind, it is hard to argue ...
Far Star Productions, Inc Introduces The E-Cig Stop Smoking System: The Fun ...IT Business Net

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:15:51 GMT

One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot - Here And Now


One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot
Here And Now
Jynessa is trying to quit smoking marijuana. (Jenny Brundin/CPR). This week, we've ... She says she would like to stop smoking pot but is finding it tough to do so in a state where pot is so prevalent. From the Here & Now Contributors ... It's very ...

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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:17:59 GMT

She's angry he can't quit smoking - Guelph Mercury


She's angry he can't quit smoking
Guelph Mercury
There are smoking cessation clinics, for example, as well as a book that countless people say helped them quit: The Easy Way to Stop Smoking, by Allen Carr. If you make this a team effort, by being on his side and trying to be helpful, he may do better.

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:20:22 GMT

Campus up in smoke: Quitting for myself (and others) - North Wind Online


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Campus up in smoke: Quitting for myself (and others)
North Wind Online
The impacts of second-hand smoke when standing outside are negligible, especially with enforcement of the 30-foot-from-the-door rule, and the fact people can easily stand or walk plenty of places not right beside a smoker.Meat is an addiction, too. And ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:32:02 GMT

What If Doctors Could Finally Prescribe Behavior Change? - Forbes


What If Doctors Could Finally Prescribe Behavior Change?
Forbes
Whether it's for weight loss, smoking cessation, diabetes, or otherwise, the best research shows that meaningful behavior change outcomes require not just guidance from a trusted health professional, but also positive social support, easy-to-digest ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:00:05 GMT

Tips for drawing a firm boundary between work and home - The Globe and Mail


Tips for drawing a firm boundary between work and home
The Globe and Mail
“What a horrible way to start the day!” she writes on her blog. Taking her work e-mail off her phone, she learned, was like going cold turkey. Since it's easy to reconnect, the temptation is always there, as it is with smoking. Perhaps someone has an ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:31:43 GMT

Everyone's a Health Nut on Monday - The Atlantic


Everyone's a Health Nut on Monday
The Atlantic
Research has shown that more people start diet and exercise regimes, quit smoking, and make doctors' appointments on Mondays than any other day of the week. Now, a new analysis of online search ... Since its launch in 2003, Meatless Monday has made its ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:31:01 GMT

Committee backs new nicotine restrictions in Newton - Wicked Local Newton


Committee backs new nicotine restrictions in Newton
Wicked Local Newton
Board members praised the move, citing studies that show people who start smoking in their teens are more likely to become addicted and stay that way later in life. "I'm convinced this is the right thing to do," said Ald. Alison Leary. "It's the only ...

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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:10:16 GMT

Smoking Cessation Divide Between Rich and Poor - Guardian Liberty Voice


Guardian Liberty Voice

Smoking Cessation Divide Between Rich and Poor
Guardian Liberty Voice
Young people, some of whom had grown up with smoking parents, did not start-up the habit and many long-term smokers benefited from new quitting aids; nicotine patches, gum and Allen Carr's The Easy way to Stop Smoking helped them to kick the habit.
New Study Shows E-cigarettes Aren't As Effective As We ThoughtThe Almagest

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:29:00 -0700

Far Star Productions, Inc. Introduces The E-Cig Stop Smoking System: The Fun and Easy Way To End Nicotine Addiction

LOS ANGELES, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The E-Cig Stop Smoking System (http://ecigstopsmokingsystem.com) is the fun and easy stop smoking program using electronic cigarettes that then helps you put down the vaporizer, too. Experts say that electronic cigarettes are better for smokers than tobacco cigarettes, but vaping electronic cigarettes is still more harmful to your health than going ... Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:38:51 -0700

Cardinal Tagle to faithful: Join politics to clean it

Politics in this country too dirty for you? It is precisely the dirt in politics that should make you join it and clean it up.   Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, archbishop of Manila, urged the faithful during the Holy Week to enter the very institutions most prone to corruption, abuse, cheating, and to “align their affairs” with the “way of God.”   Among these are the worlds of finance, business ... Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:34:17 -0700

'LIGO: A Passion for Understanding' — The Minds Behind the Film

Filmmaker Kai Staats joins leading researchers from the LIGO team to share the motivations behind "LIGO: A Passion for Understanding." Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:05:42 -0700

Every single Mario Kart item ranked worst to best

Since the SNES original, the items are what set Mario Kart apart from its more straightlaced competition. The upcoming Mario Kart 8 will have players destroying other racers with the iconic power-ups once more, this time in glorious HD. That makes this the right time to reacquaint yourself with the many tools of the road. Read more

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 03:02:32 -0700

Cheers!

A few Memphis places where everybody knows your name. by Flyer Staff "We live in public" is the relatively new expression used to describe life in the digital age. It's the paper umbrella in a heady cocktail of warnings about privacy and the loss of meaningful human contact, and, as long as there's not a good game on the big screen, it's exactly the kind of thing that can spark lively discussion ... Read more

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:11:33 -0700

Chinese tourism: 'Finally, we are seeing the world'

Chinese tourists now outspend holidaymakers from all other countries. But how will the superpower's taste for travel change the world of tourism and how can Britain cash in? Abigail Haworth reports from the favourite hot spot 'Chinese Beach' in Thailand It's not the best afternoon to admire the view from the top of the observation tower in Pattaya, Thailand. The sky is thundery and the sea is a ... Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:44:41 -0700

Fug the Show: Scandal, season 3, episode 17

Plenty of terrible things happen in this episode, but most of them are TO OUR EYES. It’s the penultimate one of the season, so I decided to go long and not skimp on the screen grabs, so that you can get the full flavor of the unique hell that is Squick, which is my new nickname for Huck and Quinn (their names, plus ewwwwww). Read more

Sat, 05 Apr 2014 04:18:26 -0700

If the government wants to stop us smoking, it's easy. Just make it boring

We smokers are idiots, and more likely to be won over by plain packaging and, worse, looking uncool, than by rational argument Smoking is the most idiotic of vices. Not the most joyless, perhaps (that, surely, is gambling on pretend electronic horses ) but the silliest, the vainest, and the most pointless. No one, at least no one since the invention of the idea of cool, has ever taken up smoking ... Read more

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:01:51 -0700

Where are they now: Gino Marchetti

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:46:08 -0700

'The Fault in Our Stars' Scene Sparks Young Love With Cigarette

Actors Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort revealed a new clip from their upcoming film The Fault in Our Stars during Sunday night's MTV Movie Awards And while the film, based on John Greene's young-adult novel, is sure to be a tearjerker, there's no need to break out the tissues yet. See also: Grumpy Cat Invades MTV Movie Awards and Wins Best Dressed The one-minute clip shows Hazel (Woodley) and ... Read more

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June 19, 2012 by  
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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:08:01 GMT

Three countries in one day - Stuff.co.nz


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Three countries in one day
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The writer, Mark Smith, described how the route might dovetail with a ride from England to France and ended with this tempting thought: "Breakfast in London, lunch in Paris, dinner in Barcelona." I read that as nothing short of a .... The hypnotic view ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:27:52 GMT

Woman who lived on just CHIPS for 15 years - and was terrified of all other ... - Daily Mail


Woman who lived on just CHIPS for 15 years - and was terrified of all other ...
Daily Mail
It was only when she was forced to quit her factory job after she kept passing out due to her limited diet that she was forced to take action. ... Hanna visited psychologist and clinical hypnotist Felix Economakis, at The Heath therapy clinic in North ...

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:25:46 GMT

List of federal drug reviews reveals some popular names - London Community News


List of federal drug reviews reveals some popular names
London Community News
London Community News ... Also scrutinized were asthma inhalers (Alvesco and Qvar), painkillers (Tridural and Tramacet) and the smoking-cessation drug Champix, which reportedly was linked to suicides in some users though Health Canada ruled last year ...

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:28:25 GMT

Back Down Memory Lane: Illmatic By Nas Revisited - The Quietus


Back Down Memory Lane: Illmatic By Nas Revisited
The Quietus
"You can't tell them that they're wrong," wrote London-via-Leeds rhymesmith Skinnyman in the track 'Hayden', from his album with the deliberately Illmatic-referencing title Council Estate Of Mind: "'Cos they're all men-child who feel they know what's ...

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:04:44 GMT

Courtney Love: Read SPIN's 1994 Hole Cover Story, 'Love Conquers All' - SPIN


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Courtney Love: Read SPIN's 1994 Hole Cover Story, 'Love Conquers All'
SPIN
For most of the night, guitarist Eric Erlandson, drummer Patti Schemel, and bassist Kristin Pfaff, a.k.a., Hole's lesser known three-fourths, have been inside a photo studio's office area, hypnotized by a crappy TV, flipping aimlessly between ...

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Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:41:15 GMT

Walter Kirn: Mormons give some bizarre chastity tips - Salon


Salon

Walter Kirn: Mormons give some bizarre chastity tips
Salon
I couldn't stop reading Blood Will Out—it made me want to dig through my bookshelves, pluck out and reread everything Kirn has ever written. I met up with Walter ... And I find it kind of hypnotic. Though often the sex he describes is really terrible ...

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:21:31 GMT

New York City Used to Have a Typography District? - Slate Magazine (blog)


Slate Magazine (blog)

New York City Used to Have a Typography District?
Slate Magazine (blog)
He has taught at the Yale University School of Art since 1996, gives lectures around the world, and has work in the permanent collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London and the Museum of Modern Art in New York. Here at the Eye, ... They will ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:10:02 GMT

Record Store Day 2014: Staff Recommendations - The 405


Record Store Day 2014: Staff Recommendations
The 405
Not only is it my all time favourite Outkast album, it's one of my favourite albums full stop, across all genres. The ridiculously good title-track aside, this record includes 'Players Ball' and 'Ain't no Thang (but a chicken wing)' one of the greatest ...

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:29:03 GMT

Gareth Evans Q&A - Sky Movies


Gareth Evans Q&A
Sky Movies
Following a bring-the-house-down FrightFest screening of The Raid 2 at London's Cineworld, Haymarket on April 2nd, Evans, plus stars Iko Uwais and Yuyan Ruhian gave the audience a 5-star Q&A recalling making this instant action classic. And gave ...

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Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:37:20 GMT

Seaglass Theatre to Present West Coast Premiere of WAKE at Fremont Theatre ... - Broadway World


Seaglass Theatre to Present West Coast Premiere of WAKE at Fremont Theatre ...
Broadway World
She also resided in London for a while and worked at the Royal Court Theater. She returned to her home in Michigan on what was sort of supposed to be a pit stop at the Purple Rose Theatre Company in Detroit. Crim had begun to write her own audition ...

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:22:23 GMT

How to stop smoking – hints, tips, and sheer logic - Telegraph.co.uk


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How to stop smoking – hints, tips, and sheer logic
Telegraph.co.uk
NICE – the organisation that assesses new treatments on behalf of the NHS – has summarised what you should expect from NHS smoking cessation services and provided links to all the evidence about which treatments are proven to work. There are also ...
Signpost: Quit smokingHamilton Spectator

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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:56:28 GMT

Bid to stop children's exposure to passive smoking - Edinburgh Evening News


Bid to stop children's exposure to passive smoking
Edinburgh Evening News
The campaign was welcomed by leading health charities and NHS Lothian, which hopes the proposals will help further reduce the annual 1800 death toll from smoking in the region. Smoking action group ASH Scotland, which conducted its own study on the ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:46:22 GMT

One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot - WWNO


One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot
WWNO
Today, we meet one Colorado school student at Adam City High School who started using marijuana long before it became legal there. She says she would like to stop smoking pot but is finding it tough to do so in a state where pot is so prevalent. From ...

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:03:12 GMT

Fears for Sheffield Stop Smoking Service - Sheffield Telegraph


Sheffield Telegraph

Fears for Sheffield Stop Smoking Service
Sheffield Telegraph
But now Sheffield Council, which pays the NHS to run the city's Stop Smoking Service, has drawn up new criteria for the community schemes, which it says will allow health workers to target resources more efficiently. The 'priority groups' include under ...
Help to stub out the habitNews Guardian

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:09 GMT

Direct tobacco marketing linked to teen and adult smoking - WHTC


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Direct tobacco marketing linked to teen and adult smoking
WHTC
"So what we're thinking is one way to prevent inadvertent exposure to direct mail is to make sure that when parents quit smoking they actively seek to take themselves off mailing lists to prevent that inadvertent exposure to tobacco mail," Soneji said.
Smoking's toll on mentally ill analyzedMedical Xpress

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:20:22 GMT

Campus up in smoke: Quitting for myself (and others) - North Wind Online


North Wind Online

Campus up in smoke: Quitting for myself (and others)
North Wind Online
(Smokers, my heart is with you whenever and however you quit, and I hope you do.) But when I'm eventually unburdened of this addiction, I will be thankful. I'll be thanking the smokers who have quit before me and all the nonsmokers who empathized and ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:44:23 GMT

Drug suspect by the name of Cocaine; Nude cowboy burglar: Offbeat crime - The Times-Picayune


Drug suspect by the name of Cocaine; Nude cowboy burglar: Offbeat crime
The Times-Picayune
A man named Edward Cocaine was arrested and booked with -- you guessed it -- drug possession following a traffic stop in Pembroke Pines, Fla., according to a report from The Smoking Gun website. Officers took him into custody after they allegedly found ...

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:56:45 GMT

NJ should tax e-cigarettes to fund stop-smoking programs: Letter - NJ.com


NJ should tax e-cigarettes to fund stop-smoking programs: Letter
NJ.com
The Christie administration has proposed taxing electronic cigarettes at the same rate as regular cigarettes, a move that has the potential to generate $35 million in 2015. State Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff said the main goals of the tax were to ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:32:02 GMT

What If Doctors Could Finally Prescribe Behavior Change? - Forbes


What If Doctors Could Finally Prescribe Behavior Change?
Forbes
Whether it's for weight loss, smoking cessation, diabetes, or otherwise, the best research shows that meaningful behavior change outcomes require not just guidance from a trusted health professional, but also positive social support, easy-to-digest ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:21:34 GMT

Pot Debate Lights Up On 'Here & Now' - Here And Now


Pot Debate Lights Up On 'Here & Now'
Here And Now
Listeners objected to calling pot smokers “addicts.” Others complained that pot is an ... I am pro-decriminalization. I just wish that people would stop trying to change the subject to alcohol instead of focusing on the pros and cons of the actual ...

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Wed, 09 Apr 2014 02:04:30 -0700

Can we stop smoking?

The government wants 210,000 smokers in England to quit for good every year until 2015. How realistic is this target? Stanford University academic Prof Robert Proctor recently dubbed the cigarette "the deadliest artefact in the history of human civilisation". Although considerable work has been done to curb our lethal nicotine-fuelled addiction, smoking remains a principal cause of ill-health ... Read more

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:40:55 -0700

Darlington Borough Council cuts means smokers face a postcode lottery in hospital

A COUNCIL’S decision to cut back on funding for hospital-based stop smoking support will mean patients will face a postcode lottery, it was revealed last night. Read more

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:27:26 -0700

Free drop-in service to help smokers stop

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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 06:00:11 -0700

Lord Warner

Lord Warner added: "We can no longer pay homage to an out-of-date and unaffordable NHS that's unfit for today's and tomorrow's care needs." AMBULANCE staff are to get a new state of the art digital radio system. Read more

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:05:54 -0700

Help to quit smoking

A FREE “stop smoking” surgery will be held at St Mary’s Surgery, Southampton, on Friday. Read more

Sat, 22 Mar 2014 07:59:49 -0700

Council wins award for promoting smoke free 'fresh air'

WORKPLACES and work vehicles at Stoke-on-Trent City Council have been given a fresh air clean bill of health by industry experts.The authority has scooped the Breathe Easy Award after having its buildings and fleet of vehicles inspected by health improvement professionals at Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Partnership NHS Trust this month.The award recognises a string of smoke-free activities ... Read more

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 06:07:05 -0700

Local Weather

Patients and staff caught smoking in the gardens, entrances or car parks of the Royal Free Hospital will find themselves on the wrong side of a new zero tolerance crackdown against smokers. Read more

Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:36:16 -0700

E-Cigarettes market in UK grows 340 per cent in a year

Once quitting smoking was simply a matter of a patch, gum or tablet, but new research from Mintel sees smokers in the UK increasingly turning to E-cigarettes to beat the habit, with the market for such products in the UK growing an impressive 340 per cent over the past year, according to market research organisation Mintel. Read more

Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:35:46 -0700

Wales supports plain cigarette packs

Public Health Wales welcomed today’s results of the independent review into standardised packaging of tobacco products in the UK led by Sir Cyril Chantler. Read more

Thu, 03 Apr 2014 05:33:32 -0700

Plain Packaging For Cigarettes Could Be Introduced After All

Cigarettes could be sold in plain packs after ministers said they were "minded" to introduce the measure. The Department of Health is to launch a consultation on whether tobacco products should be sold in standardised packaging after a review concluded the initiative could contribute to a "modest but important reduction" in smoking rates. The Sir Cyril Chantler review concluded that the measure ... Read more

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:26:37 GMT

Can this man save the TTC? - Toronto Star


Can this man save the TTC?
Toronto Star
There are new trains, a new computerized signal system for the Yonge-University Spadina line, new streetcars and electronic fare cards in the works, and in 2016, plans to open six new subway stops northwest into York Region. The new five-year ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:20 GMT

Dirty Details of Russia-Ukraine - Daily Beast


Dirty Details of Russia-Ukraine
Daily Beast
A few community members were smoking outside when a car pulled up, five men in masks got out, and handed them pieces of paper. Witnesses said that on reading the text of the leaflets a few elderly .... Back in November 2013, Doug Phillips, who, in his ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:33:33 GMT

Filtering in the UK: The hinterland of legality, where secrecy trumps court ... - Index On Censorship


Filtering in the UK: The hinterland of legality, where secrecy trumps court ...
Index On Censorship
Suddenly, sexual health sites had been blocked, as had domestic violence support sites, gay and lesbian sites, eating disorder sites, alcohol and smoking sites, 'web forums' and, most baffling of all, 'esoteric material'. Childline, Refuge, Stonewall ...

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:10:13 GMT

E-Cigarettes: A Chance to Kick the Habit Or A Health Crises in the Making? - Men's Fitness


E-Cigarettes: A Chance to Kick the Habit Or A Health Crises in the Making?
Men's Fitness
He'd tried to quit smoking analogs cold turkey, but nothing stopped the cravings until he found the e-cig forum and shopped around for a solid starter kit. “The cravings and mood swings you get when you quit smoking—you become a very nasty person,” he ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:45:57 GMT

Capital chemistry was right for Alan - Edinburgh Evening News


Capital chemistry was right for Alan
Edinburgh Evening News
He has also held the position of director of Scottish Drugs Forum and is currently managing director of Edinpharm, an independent group of community pharmacists. Over the last 30 years Mr Glauch has introduced various innovative services into the ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:17:00 GMT

The State Of Pot - Planet S


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The State Of Pot
Planet S
When marijuana is consumed (by smoking, vaporizing, eating extracts or taking capsules), the THC attaches to cannabinoid receptors throughout the brain, all at once, causing a variety of effects including relaxation, mild euphoria, a decrease in short ...
OPINION: Legalizing marijuana makes economic senseBullet News Niagara

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:20:33 GMT

Community Calendar for Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - Greensboro News & Record


Community Calendar for Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Greensboro News & Record
Piedmont North Carolina Chapter of the CPCU Society's Insurance Day Forum, 7:30 a.m.-2:15 p.m. May 15, Sheraton Four Seasons, GB. “Flood and ... QuitSmart Smoking Cessation Class Series, Guilford County Department of Public Health. No fees.

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:23:56 GMT

Sex Scandal Rocks Duggars' Project - Daily Beast


Sex Scandal Rocks Duggars' Project
Daily Beast
Back in November 2013, Doug Phillips, who, in his capacity as the president of Vision Forum Ministries, is probably the most important leader in the world of Biblical patriarchy, confessed to cheating on his wife and resigned as president of his ...

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:15:06 GMT

Martin County Community Calendar, updated April 16 - TCPalm


Martin County Community Calendar, updated April 16
TCPalm
Water & Land Legacy Amendment Public Forum: 2 p.m. Indian RiverSide Park, Jensen Beach. Using Palms in the Landscape: With Farmer Fred, University .... Quit Smoking Now Class: Registration required. Noon April 21. Veterans Benefit Services, 435 SE ...

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 05:30:19 GMT

Goodhew: 2014 Heart Foundation Forum - Scoop.co.nz (press release)


Goodhew: 2014 Heart Foundation Forum
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
By December 2013, the hospital component of the Better help for smokers to quit target was 95 percent and that had been achieved, the national performance for the primary care target was 66.5 percent. Although the primary care target is still below the ...

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:22:52 -0700

State police ordered to stop photographing protesters at Christie town halls

(CNN) –New Jersey's acting attorney general and the state police superintendent banned state police on Wednesday from taking photos of hecklers and protesters at Gov. Chris Christie's now-weekly town halls. The announcement came after a man taking photos of demonstrators at Tuesday's town hall reportedly identified himself as a member of the state police. Democratic […] Read more

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 06:50:07 -0700

Sell Weight Watchers Now. It's a Value Trap.

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Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:02:51 -0700

What Did This Swiss Software Developer Have To Do With The Launch Of Bitcoin?

While the true identity of the possibly pseudonymous founder of Bitcoin Satoshi Nakamoto remains a mystery, there is one man who can be linked definitively to the digital cryptocurrency prior to its public debut. He's a software developer who goes by the name Michael Weber, appears to be in his early 30s, and has a fondness for tight t-shirts, working out, heavily gelled hair, and sunglasses ... Read more

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:11:33 -0700

Chinese tourism: 'Finally, we are seeing the world'

Chinese tourists now outspend holidaymakers from all other countries. But how will the superpower's taste for travel change the world of tourism and how can Britain cash in? Abigail Haworth reports from the favourite hot spot 'Chinese Beach' in Thailand It's not the best afternoon to admire the view from the top of the observation tower in Pattaya, Thailand. The sky is thundery and the sea is a ... Read more

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 02:00:22 -0700

Latitude Festival

The hypothetical direct channel to the writers and actors in our favourite TV shows fosters a false sense of intimacy. But it's all an illusion – television isn't a democracy. Read more

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:17:00 GMT

Saskatchewan pavement innovation shows our canola-do attitude - Planet S


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Saskatchewan pavement innovation shows our canola-do attitude
Planet S
A Vancouver drug centre began teaching homeless alcoholics to brew their own beer and wine to stop them from drinking hand sanitizer and mouthwash. The nonprofit Drug Users Resource Centre, which gained media attention for providing Canada's first ...

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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:50:33 GMT

Get kissalicious lips back -- tips to get rid of smoker's dark lips, naturally - India.Com Health


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Get kissalicious lips back -- tips to get rid of smoker's dark lips, naturally
India.Com Health
natural remedies for pink lips If you are a smoker or someone who has recently kicked the butt, then you have probably noticed your lips getting darker as time passes. Dark or blackish lips is one of the most aesthetically challenging ill effect of ...

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 07:09:23 GMT

The Conversation - Sacramento Bee


The Conversation
Sacramento Bee
I quit smoking, changed my diet, subscribed to Prevention Magazine and read several books about natural remedies. So far I am doing fine. It does not matter if one is poor or rich, if one abuses the body constantly the pain and cost will be high ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:07:44 GMT

The Straight Dope about Kids, Seizures, and Medical Marijuana - The Mountain Jackpot


The Mountain Jackpot

The Straight Dope about Kids, Seizures, and Medical Marijuana
The Mountain Jackpot
Contrary to some misconceptions, Charlotte and other kids like her are not smoking pot or getting stoned from taking their medicine. Although THC calms nausea, stimulates appetite, ... Dr. Gedde found that three to four milligrams of oil per pound of ...

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 00:14:37 GMT

Dr. Gifford-Jones: A scientific way to stop killing yourself with cigarettes - Windsor Star (blog)


Windsor Star (blog)

Dr. Gifford-Jones: A scientific way to stop killing yourself with cigarettes
Windsor Star (blog)
First, it's a natural remedy, not a drug, with no active ingredients added to the smoke or inhaled. This decreases the risk of side-effects. So it passes the doctrine that doctors should first do no harm. It's been repeatedly shown that the attempt to ...

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:01:13 GMT

Dr Le Fanu's online health clinic, Friday 11th April 2014 - Telegraph.co.uk


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Dr Le Fanu's online health clinic, Friday 11th April 2014
Telegraph.co.uk
Firstly I use the NeilMed sinus rinse every day and secondly I have started to follow the Buteyko Breathing Method (YouTube seminar and Asthma Care Naturally book by Patrick McKeown). After just two weeks, I felt much more in control of my ... With ...

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:13:35 GMT

Rail Yard Air Pollution Challenged in 9th Circuit - Courthouse News Service


Rail Yard Air Pollution Challenged in 9th Circuit
Courthouse News Service
(CN) - Rail yards must be stopped from emitting tons of harmful diesel pollution into neighborhoods surrounding Los Angeles and Long Beach ports, environmentalists told the 9th Circuit. The appeal ... In his brief to the 9th Circuit, Natural Resources ...

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Mon, 07 Apr 2014 07:59:39 GMT

From journalist to herbalist - Jamaica Observer


From journalist to herbalist
Jamaica Observer
He claims herbal medicines derived from naturally grown local herbs such as Guinea Hen Weed, Tumeric, Moringa and Bee Pollen derived from the honey-making process -- all tested and cleared at Northern Caribbean University laboratory in Mandeville -- as ...

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:24:14 GMT

Where 'Mad Men' Left Off: A Primer for Season Seven - Daily Beast


Where 'Mad Men' Left Off: A Primer for Season Seven
Daily Beast
Don opened Season 6 reading Dante's Inferno in Hawaii, a smoking gun that alluded to more than just the fact that Don Draper doesn't really understand the concept of a beach read. The season proceeded to dutifully ... He also promises to quit drinking ...

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Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:04:32 GMT

Cowichan man takes his lung condition with many grains of salt - Cowichan News Leader Pictorial


Cowichan man takes his lung condition with many grains of salt
Cowichan News Leader Pictorial
He can now chat with with ease, walk short distances, and do daily activities thanks to researching alternative, natural remedies to relieve congestion he's suffered with for years. The long-time Cowichan Valley resident who now resides in Cowichan Bay ...

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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 04:27:23 -0700

Cough concern? 10 ways to help decode a cough

If cough confusion is rattling you, join the masses. Read more

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:43:45 -0700

Yanis Varoufakis: Think Big, Think Bold – A Green New Deal

Yves here. One of the common frustrations expressed by the NC commentariat is that we spend a lot of time on diagnosis and not as much on solutions. I actually don't think our emphasis on forensics and analysis is misplaced. Too often, people are uncomfortable with examining deep-seated problems and thus rush to devise remedies that are incomplete or worse, counterproductive. A second ... Read more

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:21:34 GMT

Pot Debate Lights Up On 'Here & Now' - Here And Now


Pot Debate Lights Up On 'Here & Now'
Here And Now
Listeners objected to calling pot smokers “addicts.” Others ... I just wish that people would stop trying to change the subject to alcohol instead of focusing on the pros and cons of the actual issue at hand. farley ... It would be a good tool for pro ...

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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:05:02 GMT

Getting ready to quit smoking? - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center News


Getting ready to quit smoking?
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center News
“Our research team is devoted to finding the best online tools for quitting smoking. So if you're a smoker who's getting ready to quit, I hope you'll take the first step right now and join WebQuit,” said Jonathan Bricker, Ph.D., the study's principal ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:56:20 GMT

On the Right Path - Winston-Salem Chronicle


On the Right Path
Winston-Salem Chronicle
“We found out this summer the more that the kids are involved, the more likely they are to quit smoking.” State Sen. Earline ... Campbell said drug court leaders gave her the tools she needed to help her grandson get on a better path. “I just thank God ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:13:50 GMT

Martin County Community Calendar, updated April 17 - TCPalm


Martin County Community Calendar, updated April 17
TCPalm
“Dugout Canoes — Paddling Through the Americas”: How ancient watercraft were used, are studied and preserved; includes artifacts, tools, videos, displays. April 12-Sept. 1. ... Quit Smoking Now Class: Registration required. Noon April 21. Veterans ...

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:25:37 GMT

E-Cigarettes Light Up Controversy Among Employers - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)


E-Cigarettes Light Up Controversy Among Employers
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
They also tout vaping as an effective smoking cessation tool. However, there are no long-term studies confirming or disproving these conclusions. Those who oppose e-cigarettes argue that they contain nicotine and small levels of known carcinogens and ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:02:11 GMT

Handouts near home: Panhandlers proliferate in valley's suburban areas - Las Vegas Review-Journal


Handouts near home: Panhandlers proliferate in valley's suburban areas
Las Vegas Review-Journal
And she's smoking a cigarette. … So, you can afford hair dye. You can afford a pack of cigarettes. And then, when she met up with her friend, and they left, she didn't limp anymore. And I'm thinking, 'I'll be darn.' ” She said she has never given them ...

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:50:33 GMT

Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's' Top Stories: - Bakersfield Californian


Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's' Top Stories:
Bakersfield Californian
THREE ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES: Three people were arrested Monday after deputies found about 7.5 grams of suspected methamphetamine and a glass smoking pipe in a Taft man's car. At 12:58 a.m., Kern County ... LOCAL RACER DRIVES HOME DIABETES MESSAGE: A ...

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:50:33 GMT

'First Look': First News for April 16 - Bakersfield Californian


'First Look': First News for April 16
Bakersfield Californian
THREE ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES: Three people were arrested Monday after deputies found about 7.5 grams of suspected methamphetamine and a glass smoking pipe in a Taft man's car. ... LOCAL RACER DRIVES HOME DIABETES MESSAGE: A race car driver from ...

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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:56:49 GMT

Study: E-cigarettes don't aid quitting - KHI News Service


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Study: E-cigarettes don't aid quitting
KHI News Service
TOPEKA — In possible setbacks for the e-cigarette industry, a study published in a leading medical journal found the nicotine devices did little or nothing to help people quit smoking regular cigarettes, and seven U.S. senators today called for the ...
E-cigarettes may not help quit smokingDeccan Chronicle
E-Cigarettes Won't Help You Quit, Study FindsU.S. News & World Report

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:17:40 GMT

95 River Valley fifth-graders graduate from Rumford DARE program - Lewiston Sun Journal


95 River Valley fifth-graders graduate from Rumford DARE program
Lewiston Sun Journal
"And then going down for one of the runs, she ended up breaking her arm, and did that stop her? No, she still ended up skiing the Olympics and came in fourth ... "I already knew smoking cigarettes was bad for you before the DARE program," she said ...

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Wed, 09 Apr 2014 02:04:30 -0700

Can we stop smoking?

The government wants 210,000 smokers in England to quit for good every year until 2015. How realistic is this target? Stanford University academic Prof Robert Proctor recently dubbed the cigarette "the deadliest artefact in the history of human civilisation". Although considerable work has been done to curb our lethal nicotine-fuelled addiction, smoking remains a principal cause of ill-health ... Read more

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 00:27:36 -0700

Finally Quit Smoking with the Best Smoking Cessation Fake Cigarette on the Market Today

Achieve Quit Smoking offers a great smoking cessation product, not developed by a big pharmaceutical company. Unlike nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) which focuses on the physical addiction to nicotine, Achieve Quit Smoking's product relieves the "hand to mouth" psychological addiction most smokers find difficult to give up. (PRWeb April 07, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ... Read more

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:37:12 -0700

Tariq Drabu Praises Study On the Toxic Effects of Smoking

Tariq Drabu, dentist, said, “The study has revealed further evidence on the toxic effects of smoking on our oral health. This is important work that must be shared widely.” (PRWeb April 07, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11732176.htm Read more

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:41:53 -0700

Call for 5% tobacco tax increase is disregarded

The Chancellor has missed an opportunity to end the "ridiculous" situation of a pack of cigarettes costing less in real terms than 50 years ago, health campaigners have said. Read more

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:22:31 -0700

Greens want junk food legislation

Tools such as taxation, regulation and legislation should be used to help curb the obesity epidemic, Green Party health spokesman Kevin Hague says. Read more

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 07:23:16 -0700

Tobacco duty 'a missed opportunity'

The Chancellor has missed an opportunity to end the "ridiculous" situation of a pack of cigarettes costing less in real terms than it did in the 1960s, health campaigners have said. Read more

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:44:42 -0700

Young Tennesseans to protest tobacco

Maury County youngsters will join thousands of peers across the country taking part in Kick Butts Day on Thursday. This national day of activism empowers children and teenagers to be leaders in efforts to stop youth tobacco use. The theme for Kick Butts Day is “Stand Out. Speak Up. Seize Control.” Read more

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 05:16:50 -0700

Should Google know your deepest darkest secrets?

With Google Glass on sale today, it's time to have serious talks about technology and privacy. Read more

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 05:17:16 -0700

Should Google know your deepest secrets?

With Google Glass on sale today, it's time to have serious talks about technology and privacy. Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:05:42 -0700

Every single Mario Kart item ranked worst to best

Since the SNES original, the items are what set Mario Kart apart from its more straightlaced competition. The upcoming Mario Kart 8 will have players destroying other racers with the iconic power-ups once more, this time in glorious HD. That makes this the right time to reacquaint yourself with the many tools of the road. Read more

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 22:34:11 GMT

Nicotine Patches Failed to Help Pregnant Smokers Quit - Medscape


Nicotine Patches Failed to Help Pregnant Smokers Quit
Medscape
Nicotine patches were no better than placebo at helping pregnant women quit smoking, according to a large, randomized controlled trial published online March 11 in the BMJ. However, the study design left most patients without behavioral support during ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:37:12 GMT

Queen Distributes Maundy Money - Daily Beast


Queen Distributes Maundy Money
Daily Beast
A few community members were smoking outside when a car pulled up, five men in masks got out, and handed them pieces of paper. Witnesses said that on reading the text of the leaflets a few elderly Jewish women burst into .... And yes, remember his ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:37:57 GMT

Rutherford: Police Blotter, April 10, 2014 - NorthJersey.com


Rutherford: Police Blotter, April 10, 2014
NorthJersey.com
Sgt. Garner conducted a vehicle stop and as he approached, detected the odor of burnt marijuana. Officer Curtis Moore arrived as ... The driver, Devin Delivio, 18, of East Rutherford admitted to having smoked with the rear passenger and was charged ...

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:22:23 GMT

How to stop smoking – hints, tips, and sheer logic - Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

How to stop smoking – hints, tips, and sheer logic
Telegraph.co.uk
Nicotine is what hooks you but it's all the poisons in tar that kill you. Nicotine replacement therapy, which comes in a choice of gum, spray, patch, tablet, lozenge and inhaler, has been shown to double your chance of quitting. The drug Zyban also ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:53:14 GMT

Another Jacksonville teen slain; shots heard but not reported - Florida Times-Union


Florida Times-Union

Another Jacksonville teen slain; shots heard but not reported
Florida Times-Union
The inscription on the balloons became clearer as Roberts got close to where children heading for their school bus stop a day earlier found the body of Jacksonville high school junior Errin Brooks, 17. “Love You!” Roberts, 21, knelt on a patch of ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:20:21 GMT

Keeping Secrets From Kiev - Daily Beast


Keeping Secrets From Kiev
Daily Beast
Keeping Secrets From Kiev. Daily Beast senior national security correspondent Eli Lake stops by CNN to explain why the U.S. is wary of sharing intelligence, and weaponry, with Ukraine. share; tweet; post; email. comments ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 05:52:06 GMT

A new tool to calculate belly fat; a medical memoir recalls years in training - Kansas.com


A new tool to calculate belly fat; a medical memoir recalls years in training
Kansas.com
Among the studies the researchers cited was a trial comparing e-cigarettes (with and without nicotine) with a nicotine patch. That study found no differences in rates of quitting over six months, they wrote in the journal. Another study said that ...

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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 06:06:33 GMT

Fighting the habit - Bowling Green Daily News


Fighting the habit
Bowling Green Daily News
Gerrie Steed, at her Bowling Green home on March 5, 2014, gave up smoking after 26 years with the help of a nicotine patch and smoking cessation classes. (Miranda Pederson/Daily News). Buy this photo. Posted: Sunday, April 13, 2014 1:00 am | Updated: ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:09:25 GMT

E-cigarettes: Locals share concern over lack of labeling - News Item


E-cigarettes: Locals share concern over lack of labeling
News Item
Derr said the sale of e-cigarettes hasn't made much of a dent in the sale of regular cigarettes, and that some people use both, possibly to help them quit or cut back. Derr said she is in the process of quitting smoking and is giving a smoker's patch a ...

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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:32:51 GMT

Are e-cigarettes deadly? It's too soon to tell, according to new report - Daily Digest


Daily Digest

Are e-cigarettes deadly? It's too soon to tell, according to new report
Daily Digest
As a smoking cessation device, there seems to be mixed results. Italian researchers found that e-cigarettes could be used similarly to a nicotine patch, but that the rate of smokers who successfully quit smoking remained around 10 percent. Some ...

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Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:36:16 -0700

E-Cigarettes market in UK grows 340 per cent in a year

Once quitting smoking was simply a matter of a patch, gum or tablet, but new research from Mintel sees smokers in the UK increasingly turning to E-cigarettes to beat the habit, with the market for such products in the UK growing an impressive 340 per cent over the past year, according to market research organisation Mintel. Read more

Thu, 03 Apr 2014 03:17:29 -0700

I Used the Internet to Quit Smoking

I started smoking for the same reasons most people begin the nasty habit: I was young and stupid Like many teenagers, I could care less about the negative aspects of smoking. Money wasn't yet a burden on my everyday existence, the long term effects meant little to nothing and I had myself convinced that quick spritz of spray deodorant and some gum masked the smell well enough The truth was that ... Read more

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 00:27:36 -0700

Finally Quit Smoking with the Best Smoking Cessation Fake Cigarette on the Market Today

Achieve Quit Smoking offers a great smoking cessation product, not developed by a big pharmaceutical company. Unlike nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) which focuses on the physical addiction to nicotine, Achieve Quit Smoking's product relieves the "hand to mouth" psychological addiction most smokers find difficult to give up. (PRWeb April 07, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ... Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:57:13 -0700

Another Jacksonville teen slain; shots heard but not reported (updated 6:30 p.m.)

The body of Errin Brooks, 17, was discovered by children walking to their school bus stop on Clyde Drive Tuesday morning. Read more

Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:07:13 -0700

Alarm raised over poisoning risk from e-cigarettes

Many people think smoking e-cigarettes is safer, but experts are increasingly worried about accidental poisoning from liquid nicotine, a key ingredient used in “vaping.         Read more

Fri, 21 Mar 2014 18:29:31 -0700

Smokers Use E-Cigarettes to Quit

MEDFORD, Ore. — Nancy Lowe was a long-time smoker. And when you smoke for thirty years, she says it’s tough to stop. She says she tried a patch, a prescription and even tried cold turkey. She says none of that worked. “There are so many different things that you are addicted to. It’s not just … Continue reading » Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:17:36 -0700

Senate OKs plan to limit lawsuits against nursing homes

Ciara Roberts walked slowly along Clyde Drive on a wind-swept Wednesday morning holding four red heart-shaped balloons and a bouquet of fresh flowers in a clear vase. The inscription on the balloons became clearer as Roberts got close to where children heading for school bus stop a day earlier found the body of Errin Brooks, 17. “Love You!” read more Read more

Thu, 27 Mar 2014 05:14:18 -0700

On the Mark — By Craig Marks

This is a story about a link that, upon discovery, became a missing link. Mike, a retired area builder, says he’s tried to quit smoking “100 times.” Hypnosis and the patch didn’t work, and acupuncture, he said, “tapped directly into my wallet.” Read more

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:45:09 -0700

Smokers Use E-Cigarettes to Quit Smoking

MEDFORD, Ore. — Nancy Lowe was a long-time smoker. And when you smoke for 30 years, she says it’s tough to stop. She says she tried a patch, a prescription and even tried going cold turkey. She says none of that worked. “There are so many different things that you are addicted to. It’s not … Continue reading » Read more

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 06:22:25 -0700

Naomi Campbell Sizzles in Sexy Cutout Swimsuit, Says Quitting Smoking Is "Still a Struggle": Pictures

Naomi Campbell sizzles at 43 in a body-baring black swimsuit on the cover of Shape magazine's April [...] Read more

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Wed, 19 Mar 2014 07:17:30 GMT

Little research on stop-smoking drug's risks: toxicologist - Winnipeg Free Press


Winnipeg Free Press

Little research on stop-smoking drug's risks: toxicologist
Winnipeg Free Press
These are among the findings of an RCMP toxicologist tasked by Manitoba prosecutors to probe the effects of the smoking-cessation drug varenicline (branded as Champix in Canada) on people when taken alone or in combination with alcohol. ... His case ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:03:30 GMT

Early report says e-cigarettes don't help people quit smoking - STLtoday.com


Early report says e-cigarettes don't help people quit smoking
STLtoday.com
Are you aware of any other side effects? A. Electronic cigarettes contain a battery-powered heater to vaporize a nicotine solution so that the nicotine can be inhaled. This avoids some of the other toxins in cigarette smoke, but nicotine itself can ...
PEOPLE'S PHARMACY 4/17: Negative e-cigarette side effects?Tuscaloosa Magazine

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:15:51 GMT

One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot - Here And Now


One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot
Here And Now
She says she would like to stop smoking pot but is finding it tough to do so in a state where pot is so prevalent. From the Here ... I would suggest those of us who smoked after age 21 may not experience similar addiction simply due to physical ...

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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:34:50 GMT

E-cigarettes can help smokers quit, but they are not without risks - www.app.com


E-cigarettes can help smokers quit, but they are not without risks
www.app.com
Electronic cigarettes may have more risks than ben...: Fans of e-cigarettes, also known as vapers, say they're less harmful than real cigarettes and are effective helping smokers quit tobacco. Critics say too little is known about the safety of ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:32:02 GMT

What If Doctors Could Finally Prescribe Behavior Change? - Forbes


What If Doctors Could Finally Prescribe Behavior Change?
Forbes
Whether it's for weight loss, smoking cessation, diabetes, or otherwise, the best research shows that meaningful behavior change outcomes require not just guidance from a trusted health professional, but also positive social support, easy-to-digest ...

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:25:53 GMT

Program hopes getting moms to stop smoking results in fewer premature births - WBXH


Program hopes getting moms to stop smoking results in fewer premature births
WBXH
According to doctors, more than 9,000 babies born in Louisiana are either premature or don't weigh enough, which are side effects of smoking while pregnant. The goal of this new program is to monitor moms and their babies to help the mother to kick the ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:30:00 GMT

Can this man save the TTC? - Toronto Star


Toronto Star

Can this man save the TTC?
Toronto Star
There are new trains, a new computerized signal system for the Yonge-University Spadina line, new streetcars and electronic fare cards in the works, and in 2016, plans to open six new subway stops northwest into York Region. The new five-year ... Among ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:02:26 GMT

Questions and Answers with Dr. Joel Miller - WFSB


Questions and Answers with Dr. Joel Miller
WFSB
Q: Can you stop osteoporosis from getting worse? Can you take someone with brittle bones and .... But in terms of modifiable factors, smoking, alcohol intake, inactivity, weight-bearing exercises are very important to maintain bone strength. So someone ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:37:12 GMT

Rise of the Pack a Day Pout: Non-surgical treatment that claims to rectify ... - Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Rise of the Pack a Day Pout: Non-surgical treatment that claims to rectify ...
Daily Mail
Yellow teeth, bad breath and lung disease are just some of the unwanted side effects of smoking but now female smokers are seeking surgery to help ease mouth wrinkles caused by the habit too. With recent research revealing that a higher percentage of ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:11:34 GMT

ISS prepares for Sen. Durbin town hall meeting - Daily Illini


ISS prepares for Sen. Durbin town hall meeting
Daily Illini
Both have “Black Box” FDA warnings of dangerous side effects, worsening depression, suicidal thoughts/ actions etc. Chantix is number one in adverse event reporting to the FDA. These companies ... For 10 years, prior to his appointment as the head of ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:37:54 -0700

Rise of the Pack a Day Pout: Non-surgical treatment that claims to rectify years of lip damage from smoking soars by 78%

One company has seen a surge in women seeking a way to tackle the wrinkles around the lips caused by years of smoking. Read more

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 00:27:36 -0700

Finally Quit Smoking with the Best Smoking Cessation Fake Cigarette on the Market Today

Achieve Quit Smoking offers a great smoking cessation product, not developed by a big pharmaceutical company. Unlike nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) which focuses on the physical addiction to nicotine, Achieve Quit Smoking's product relieves the "hand to mouth" psychological addiction most smokers find difficult to give up. (PRWeb April 07, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com ... Read more

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:55:25 -0700

Program hopes getting moms to stop smoking results in fewer premature births

A new program in Baton Rouge is hoping to lower the number of premature babies in Louisiana by getting moms to stop smoking while pregnant. Read more

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 00:11:31 -0700

Little research on stop-smoking drug's risks: toxicologist

A lack of controlled case studies, combined with conflicting data and a voluntary system of reporting issues to Health Canada, make it impossible to say if a stop-smoking drug is triggering serious adverse reactions in some who are prescribed it. These are among the findings of an RCMP Read more

Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:26:03 -0700

£75m and 1,000 deaths: Huge cost of smoking for city

THE true cost of tobacco use can be laid bare today after it was revealed smoking sets Southampton back by a massive £75m a year. Read more

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:59:04 -0700

Smoking Ban Coming to RHA Properties

The Rockford Housing Authority estimates 50-80% of its tenants smoke. Now, a new rule at RHA properties will limit where smokers light up. Read more

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:38:36 -0700

Relationships: 5 Things That Are Killing Your Ability to Perform In the Bedroom

*Do you feel that your sexy mood has been on a slump? Even worse, has it come to a complete stop? Have you been struggling to get it going but it feels like things are just going downhill? Before you worry too much, which isn’t going to do you any good, here are some sex […] Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:02:23 -0700

The Weed Issue: all about cannabis

Don't confuse highs with hemp, and don't confuse benefits with a buzz by Ed Wenck Mrs. K lives in a fairly upscale neighborhood in the suburbs outside of Indy. She's a mom.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ] Read more

Fri, 04 Apr 2014 05:48:31 -0700

Dumaguing: A closer look at diet pills

SUMMER is now here. The solar rays are bearing down on us especially late morning and early afternoon hours. Plus the fact that graduation rites follow one another from grade school to secondary level to college. What's a better plae for that blow-out if not for a picnic in the beach or in a nearby river- i hope rivers still exists! Read more

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 18:38:00 -0700

Health Canada, Toronto Police cracking down on synthetic drugs

For nearly a decade, teenagers and 20-somethings in Canada have been experimenting and enhancing their social experiences by smoking synthetic pot and popping party pills­. Read more

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:15:51 GMT

One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot - Here And Now


One Student's Story Of Trying To Quit Smoking Pot
Here And Now
She says she would like to stop smoking pot but is finding it tough to do so in a state where pot is so prevalent. From the Here & Now Contributors Network, Jenny .... I read constantly and have plenty of motivation. This kid's problems are her own. To ...

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:46:48 GMT

I used the Internet to quit smoking - Los Angeles Daily News


I used the Internet to quit smoking
Los Angeles Daily News
The encouraging community is a place for Redditors who seek motivation to quit, and is filled with stories, words of encouragement and advice. A yellow badge appears next to your username with a number, signifying the number of days since quitting.

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:37:33 GMT

Barrie carpenter gets $1000 for smoking less - Simcoe.com


Barrie carpenter gets $1000 for smoking less
Simcoe.com
It was his girlfriend who encouraged him to enter the contest with her, and she has stopped smoking. “There are two things that got me through,” Taylor said. “Keeping myself busy and distracted as well as the motivation of possibly winning $1,000 ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:54:01 GMT

DeKalb County improves in health, wellness rankings - Dekalb Daily Chronicle


DeKalb County improves in health, wellness rankings
Dekalb Daily Chronicle
“I've helped others lose weight through motivation and inspiration,” said Brown who writes about her quest to live healthy on her blog, melossingweight.com. “Taking the class motivates me.” ... The rankings also show that in a sample size of 303 people ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:44:05 GMT

Medical questions linger as marijuana legalization proposal hits New Jersey - Newsworks.org


Medical questions linger as marijuana legalization proposal hits New Jersey
Newsworks.org
At the start of the New Year, as a new law went into effect legalizing the sale of pot for recreational use in Colorado, pictures of people buying marijuana in "smoke shops" across the Centennial state were splashed across the media. Washington state ...

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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:41:36 GMT

Quit Attempts: Confidence Builders or Breakers? - Huffington Post


Quit Attempts: Confidence Builders or Breakers?
Huffington Post
A recent review (3) of all available studies on predictors of outcomes of attempts to stop smoking found that motivation to quit only predicts how likely a smoker is to attempt to quit, not how successful those attempts will be. The only consistent ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:07:48 GMT

Report suggests cannabis use can harm brain - Daily Free Press (subscription)


Report suggests cannabis use can harm brain
Daily Free Press (subscription)
Researchers tested recreational users, those who smoke cannabis as little as once a week, for over two years, and compared their MRI scans to those of non-users. A number of users did not report negative effects from using cannabis, but the researchers ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:32:03 GMT

RDH=Road (to) Dental (professional) Happiness - Dentistry IQ


Dentistry IQ

RDH=Road (to) Dental (professional) Happiness
Dentistry IQ
A high percentage of our patients were smokers. I worked one-on-one with these individuals and learned to motivate them to stop smoking and start flossing by encouraging and personalizing the treatment using empathy and patient-led motivation. My ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:08:36 GMT

Dancing With the Stars Review: Tinker Bell Dust Clouds Judges' Brains on ... - Poptimal.com


Poptimal.com

Dancing With the Stars Review: Tinker Bell Dust Clouds Judges' Brains on ...
Poptimal.com
Stop smoking that angel dust, Len. During rehearsals, Amy asked for a moment to herself when she couldn't naturally feel the movements Derek was giving her in the routine. Because ballroom requires so much toe and ankle placement, this was the most ...

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:08:34 GMT

Casual marijuana use linked with brain abnormalities, study finds - Fox News


Casual marijuana use linked with brain abnormalities, study finds
Fox News
Utilizing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), the researchers analyzed the participants' brains, focusing on the nucleus accumbens (NAC) and the amygdala – two key brain regions responsible for processing emotions, making decisions and motivation. They ...

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Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:46:23 -0700

Barrie carpenter gets $1,000 for smoking less

Slimming down his smoking has earned carpenter Brent Taylor $1,000. The young carpenter entered the WoulduRather contest to help 18 to 29-year-olds stop smoking. Read more

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:03:10 -0700

Do e-cigarettes help people quit smoking? New study raises doubts

A new study suggests that e-cigarettes dont actually help people to quit smoking, but its authors also raise some questions. Read more

Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:36:16 -0700

E-Cigarettes market in UK grows 340 per cent in a year

Once quitting smoking was simply a matter of a patch, gum or tablet, but new research from Mintel sees smokers in the UK increasingly turning to E-cigarettes to beat the habit, with the market for such products in the UK growing an impressive 340 per cent over the past year, according to market research organisation Mintel. Read more

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:28:08 -0700

You Think Your Manager Is Slimy? Check Out These Guys

I collect workplace stories, and even I didn’t collect them, people would keep sending them to me. I love to read about clever ideas, employee-motivation schemes and wise leaders working their magic in the workplace. Still, there’s something gripping (if also horrifying) about bad-manager stories. Read more

Sun, 06 Apr 2014 18:39:41 -0700

Window opens to curb legal corruption

The scandals rocking the Legislature provide Senate leaders the motivation to ban fundraising during peak lawmaking periods. SACRAMENTO — The most shameful habit of California legislators arguably is their annual summer shakedown of lobbyists. But it finally may be ending, at least in the Senate. Read more

Thu, 03 Apr 2014 03:17:29 -0700

I Used the Internet to Quit Smoking

I started smoking for the same reasons most people begin the nasty habit: I was young and stupid Like many teenagers, I could care less about the negative aspects of smoking. Money wasn't yet a burden on my everyday existence, the long term effects meant little to nothing and I had myself convinced that quick spritz of spray deodorant and some gum masked the smell well enough The truth was that ... Read more

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:22:14 -0700

Five Questions to Ask Your Surgeon Before An Operation

The news that you will need surgery can prompt many questions and a lot of anxiety. Beyond details about your medical condition and treatment options, what should you ask your surgeon before the operation? Read more

Thu, 03 Apr 2014 05:11:43 -0700

Three arrested over illicit tobacco raids in Peterlee

THREE people have been arrested in connection with supplying illicit tobacco after a raid at a property in Peterlee. Read more

Sat, 05 Apr 2014 04:13:52 -0700

Rita's Sardinian Stew and other sausage recipes

Late winter, early spring reminds me of sausage season. Don't really know why except when I was young my parents made their own sausages around this time of year. Pork sausage and the secret ingredient was a large tumbler of dry red wine with six cloves of garlic minced into the liquid. Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:21:53 -0700

Report suggests cannabis use can harm brain

Recreational cannabis use can have damaging effects for young adults, according to a “Journal of Neuroscience” report released Wednesday by researchers from Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital and Northwestern University. The study’s nine researchers, Dr. Jodi Gilman, Dr. John Kuster, Dr. Sang Lee, Myung Joo Lee, Byoung Woo Kim, Dr. Nikos Makris, Dr. Andre van der […] Read more

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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:02:31 GMT

Electronic cigarettes 'don't aid quitting', study says - Nature.com


Nature.com

Electronic cigarettes 'don't aid quitting', study says
Nature.com
“We found that there was no difference in the rate of quitting between smokers who used an e-cigarette and those who did not”, even after controlling for factors such as the user's dependence on tobacco, Ling told Nature in an e-mail. She added ...
Do e-cigarettes help people quit smoking? New study raises doubtsWashington Post (blog)
E-Cigarettes Won't Help You Quit, Study FindsWebMD
Electronic cigarettes won't help smokers quit, study claimsCBS News
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Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:18:03 GMT

7 thoughts that can make quitting smoking tough - India.Com Health


India.Com Health

7 thoughts that can make quitting smoking tough
India.Com Health
quit smoking When you quit cigarettes, you might experience some physical changes in your body which will make the task tough. However, most people give in and break not due to these physical changes, but due to the many thoughts that pop up in their ...
Study: Electronic cigarettes don't help people quit, reduce smokingPacific Daily News
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Proposal to ban use of electronic cigarettes indoors sparks angry backlashMirror.co.uk
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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:00:27 GMT

CSU students use E-Cigarettes to quit smoking - Rocky Mountain Collegian


Ottawa Sun

CSU students use E-Cigarettes to quit smoking
Rocky Mountain Collegian
“I can't say that they're a healthy alternative, but through our customer's testimonials, I've seen that these things have really helped a lot of people quit smoking cigarettes,” Stringer said. The E-cig trend is noticeable around campus and many ...
No proof e-cigarettes are safeOttawa Sun
the great “vape” debate over electronic cigarettesBaltimore City Paper
Officials worry about e-cigarettes' long-term effectsDanville Commercial News

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Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:01:45 GMT

E-cigarette study finds they affect the lungs in a similar way to tobacco - Daily Mail


Daily Mail

E-cigarette study finds they affect the lungs in a similar way to tobacco
Daily Mail
E-cigarettes have been touted as a 'safer' alternative for smokers, but a new study indicates that this may not be the case. Sales of e-cigarettes have soared by 340 per cent in the past year as Britons turn to the electronic smoking devices in a bid ...

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Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:43:30 GMT

Data From England Suggest E-Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit - Reason (blog)


Reason (blog)

Data From England Suggest E-Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit
Reason (blog)
According to the Smoking Toolkit Study, e-cigarette use in England has been rising since 2011, when the survey began. Meanwhile, the percentage of smokers who reported quitting in the previous year rose from 4.6 percent in 2011 to 6.2 percent in 2012.

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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:56:15 GMT

Study finds e-cigarettes won't help you quit - Visalia Times-Delta


Study finds e-cigarettes won't help you quit
Visalia Times-Delta
“When used by a broad sample of smokers under 'real world' conditions, e-cigarette use did not significantly increase the chances of successfully quitting cigarette smoking,” said lead researcher Dr. Pamela Ling, an associate professor at the Center ...

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Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:01:58 GMT

Researchers examine risks and benefits of E-cigarettes - News-Medical.net


Medical Daily

Researchers examine risks and benefits of E-cigarettes
News-Medical.net
Using e-cigarettes can encourage "dual use:" smoking cigarettes and using e-cigarettes. Many will use e-cigarettes where smoking tobacco is not allowed, and smoke tobacco at other times. Since stopping smoking completely is the only way to limit the ...
Quitting Smoking Is Tied To Fewer TV Commercials, But Price Still Plays The ...Medical Daily
If You Give a TV Star a CigarettedailyRx
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:38:08 GMT

How I Finally Quit E-Cigarettes Along With The Rest of Those Super-Addictive ... - xoJane


xoJane

How I Finally Quit E-Cigarettes Along With The Rest of Those Super-Addictive ...
xoJane
Every once in a while if I drank too much, I might have one, but I regarded this as being very bad behavior on my part, and I certainly never bought cigarettes regularly like I used to do. Here's the problem with that association I had built up in my ...

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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:01:02 GMT

Electronic cigarettes / Why tax quitting - Press of Atlantic City


Electronic cigarettes / Why tax quitting
Press of Atlantic City
But if adding more than 13 cents to the price of each cigarette encourages people to quit smoking, that's a good thing, right? Unfortunately, people who can't shake their nicotine cravings aren't the only addicts in this equation. Governments also ...

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:57:15 GMT

E-cigarettes: a doctor's view of the good, the bad and the ugly - Fox News (blog)


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E-cigarettes: a doctor's view of the good, the bad and the ugly
Fox News (blog)
First, my own experience as a doctor – I have found e-cigarettes to be one of the most effective methods of cutting down or quitting smoking for recalcitrant smokers. ADVERTISEMENT. ADVERTISEMENT. This is because e-cigarettes are not only a nicotine ...
Are E-Cigarettes Really Better?LifeHacker India
E-Cigarette Brands Health Effects and Risk Review Studies: FDA, Tobacco ...Latin Post
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:13:33 -0700

E-cigarette use not linked to quitting smoking: study

People who use electronic cigarettes do not report higher rates of quitting than regular cigarette smokers, according to a US study out Monday. Among participants who reported using both e-cigarettes and regular cigarettes, e-cigarette use was not associated with a change in cigarette consumption, it added. "Nonetheless, our data add to current evidence that e-cigarettes may not increase rates ... Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:12:46 -0700

Reports of e-cigarette injury jump amid rising popularity, U.S. data show

By Toni Clarke WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Complaints of injury linked to e-cigarettes, from burns and nicotine toxicity to respiratory and cardiovascular problems, have jumped over the past year as the devices become more popular, the most recent U.S. data show. Between March 2013 and March 2014, more than 50 complaints about e-cigarettes were filed with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ... Read more

Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:56:26 -0700

E-Cigarettes Won't Help You Quit, Study Finds

Title: E-Cigarettes Won't Help You Quit, Study Finds Category: Health News Created: 3/24/2014 4:36:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 3/25/2014 12:00:00 AM Read more

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:14:19 -0700

E-cigarette use not linked to quitting smoking

People who use electronic cigarettes do not report higher rates of quitting than regular cigarette smokers, according to a US study out Monday. Read more

Sun, 30 Mar 2014 15:33:04 -0700

E-cigs: good or bad?

Do e-cigarettes work? Are they safe? First, my own experience as a doctor – I have found e-cigarettes to be one of the most effective methods of cutting down or quitting smoking for recalcitrant smokers. Read more

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:36:32 -0700

E-cigarettes: No Smoke, No Danger?

Smokers turn to e-cigs to ease nicotine withdrawal, or to avoid harmful chemicals in tobacco smoke. But many use e-cigs in public spaces and regular cigarettes everywhere else. Quitting half-way won't help. And we don't know that smokeless vapor is safe. Read more

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:40:52 -0700

Cancer council calls 'junk science'

Claims that cigarette sales are up have been dismissed by the Cancer Council as 'junk science'. Read more

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 23:28:16 -0700

Quitting smoking with help of laser therapy

Low Level Laser Therapist Joanne Sankeralli-Montillon uses laser therapy to help clients quit smoking. PHOTO: ROBERTO CODALLO Read more

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:14:28 -0700

E-cigarette: As it becomes more popular, injury complaints also increase

Complaints of injury linked to e-cigarettes, from burns and nicotine toxicity to respiratory and cardiovascular problems, have jumped over the past year as the devices become more popular, the most recent U.S. data show. Read more

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:23:11 -0700

E-cigarettes not associated with more smokers quitting, reduced consumption

( The JAMA Network Journals ) The use of electronic cigarettes by smokers is not associated with greater rates of quitting cigarettes or reduced cigarette consumption after one year. Read more

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