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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:06:25 GMT

Ramadan is perfect time to quit smoking, say UAE health experts - The National


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Ramadan is perfect time to quit smoking, say UAE health experts
The National
ABU DHABI// Smokers are often afraid to quit because of a fear of putting on weight, experts on stopping the habit have said. They urged addicts not to put vanity ahead of their health, and to use Ramadan as a perfect opportunity to kick the habit ...
Western Ky. residents say they don't have access to quit smoking classesHopkinsville Kentucky New Era

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Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:41:41 GMT

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


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

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:02:04 GMT

'Stop smoking' campaign backed by county council with new survey - Lincolnshire Echo


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'Stop smoking' campaign backed by county council with new survey
Lincolnshire Echo
"It's estimated that two-thirds of smokers want to quit. "However, they may be using other, less effective methods that lower their chances of success. "We want to give smokers an opportunity to shape Lincolnshire's stop smoking service so it's more ...
Comment: Plain packs help deter young smokers as uptake drops to new lowSBS (blog)
America's Smokers: Still 40 Million StrongNASDAQ

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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 05:15:30 GMT

Adventist Church launches Breathe-Free 2, a new stop-smoking program - Adventist News Network


Adventist Church launches Breathe-Free 2, a new stop-smoking program
Adventist News Network
But it uses a completely new approach because attitudes toward smoking have changed drastically in recent years, said Handysides, assistant professor of health at Loma Loinda University. Unlike in past decades, today's smokers don't need to be ...

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:45:47 GMT

Dr. Camardi's formula to quit smoking - Roanoke Times (blog)


Dr. Camardi's formula to quit smoking
Roanoke Times (blog)
I can't believe it's been three years since I quit smoking, but it has. The reason I'm writing you is my son. We moved to Florida this past winter and it's so hot and muggy down here a person can hardly breathe half the time. My son, who's 16, has been ...

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Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:11:36 GMT

How to Win at Quitting Smoking - Diabetes Health (press release)


How to Win at Quitting Smoking
Diabetes Health (press release)
Smokers are often consulted by healthcare professionals who want to support them in quitting smoking. While there are more former smokers than current smokers, there is still an estimated 42 million Americans addicted to cigarettes because quitting ...

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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:40:46 GMT

American Lung Association Calls For Better Insurance Coverage To Help ... - WIBX AM 950


American Lung Association Calls For Better Insurance Coverage To Help ...
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“While New York does offer some coverage to smokers who want to quit, it's far from the comprehensive coverage that we need to have in place to help more New Yorkers quit successfully,” said President of the American Lung Association Northeast Jeff ...
American Lung Association Report Says Affordable Care Act Offers Landmark ...EIN News (press release)

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:54:42 GMT

Virginia Ironside's Dilemmas: My daughter betrayed me over her smoking habit - The Independent (blog)


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Virginia Ironside's Dilemmas: My daughter betrayed me over her smoking habit
The Independent (blog)
Smoking is an addiction. You will be no more successful bribing a nicotine addict to stop smoking than you will a heroin addict to stop shooting up. If it was that easy to stop people drinking, smoking or taking drugs, there would be no need for rehab ...

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Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:37:50 GMT

New strategies help smokers quit when nicotine replacement alone doesn't work - Harvard Health Publications (blog)


New strategies help smokers quit when nicotine replacement alone doesn't work
Harvard Health Publications (blog)
They can help reduce the cravings for a cigarette, and may also make smoking less pleasurable. Two new studies of these medications offer good news to smokers who want to quit but haven't been able to do it with just nicotine replacement. Two Duke ...
Combo Approach for Smokers Looking to QuitWebMD
Combo Approach May Work Best for Smokers Looking to QuitHealthDay
Combination of Chantix and Nicotine Patch is Best Way to Quit SmokingDesign & Trend
Medical Daily -MedPage Today
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:30:21 GMT

Depressed Smokers Can Quit Smoking Sooner If They Exercise More - Headlines & Global News


Headlines & Global News

Depressed Smokers Can Quit Smoking Sooner If They Exercise More
Headlines & Global News
Previous studies have established that smokers diagnosed with depression are likely to smoke twice as much as smokers without the mental disorder. This makes it more difficult for them to kick the habit. Researchers from the University of Concordia ...
Exercise May Help Depressed Smokers QuitUniversity Herald
Extra exercise helps depressed smokers kick the habit fasterNews@Concordia
Extra exercise helps depressed smokers kick the butt faster: StudyMid-Day

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Ramadan is perfect time to quit smoking, say UAE health experts

They urged addicts not to put vanity ahead of their health, and to use Ramadan as a perfect opportunity to kick the habit. "They think that when they quit smoking they will gain weight," said Dr Hanan Ali Obaid, head of the Dubai Tobacco-Free Project. It was one of the main concerns raised by those seeking help from smoking-cessation clinics run by Dubai Health Authority, she said. Some smokers ... Read more

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