ways to help stop smoking
12 Weird & Wonderful Ways To Help You Stop Smoking
Ready to give up smoking? With the government's 28-day national stop smoking challenge, Stoptober, what could be a better time to find out some new and interesting ways to help us quit the puff! Lets face it going cold turkey and nicotine patches isn't ...
Electronic cigarettes: Can vaping help you stop smoking?
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 ...
New rules will help prevent e-cigarette advertisements targeting children
Chadwick hopes to decrease teen smoking by raising age to buy tobacco ...
New Zealand leads the way in helping patients stop smoking
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
“New Zealand has led the way with the Ministry of Health's Guidelines for Helping People to Stop Smoking, which set a goal of reducing smoking and tobacco availability to minimal levels, with the aim of essentially making New Zealand smoke free by 2025 ...
Stoptober: Five ways to kick your smoking habit
The penny dropped when he realised that focusing on distant, abstract negatives such as cancer don't help. Instead, he explains in his international bestseller Easy Way to Stop Smoking, you should think of the immediate benefits of stopping, i.e. being ...
Stoptober: How I stopped smoking for good
Stoptober – seven stop smoking tips that actually work
Medical Specialists® NHS Pharmacy Help Thousands Quit Smoking for Stoptober
Want to Quit Smoking? Acupuncture Can Help You With Cravings
Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic
If you are trying to quit smoking, acupuncture is a natural way to help you curb your craving for nicotine. Acupuncture, along with Chinese herbs and hypnotherapy, may not be as well-known as nicotine patches or gum. But they all can offer relief ...
How to stop smoking, 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 carbon monoxide levels and show you how it drops to the same level as a non-smoker's just 24 ...
#STOPTOBER: 'I tried hypnotherapy to help me quit smoking - it's working so far'
The Northern Echo
Inaugural Stoptober delivers smokefree life for thousands
Inspiring's Rebecca Ruwhiu-Collins says "Group Based Treatment has been proven to be a much more effective method of helping people stop smoking than self-help. The group dynamic and the support from other smokers going through the same journey ...
Record numbers quit during Stoptober
Patients with diseased leg arteries who quit smoking live longer
He said he has been using the mortality data as well as the findings on amputations to provide further proof to his patients of the value of quitting smoking. “No matter how far you are along in the disease, it helps to quit smoking,” Laird said. “It ...
Stop Smoking initiative: Quit Bus launches
New Zealand Doctor Online
Mobile health services have proved to be effective in New Zealand. Mobile smokefree services have also been effective overseas. We know that people in Māori, Pacific and low socioeconomic communities are prepared to quit, and need better access to help ...
Health & wellbeing: How to stop smoking with the NHS' Stoptober campaign
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 ...
MOSCOW, Russia – A major conference aimed at cutting global smoking rates in Moscow this week found itself grappling with another issue: how to stop the powerful tobacco lobby from butting in on the debate. While delegates at the World Health Organization (WHO) gathering were discussing ways to stop people ... Read more
Saying illegal smokes are linked to a range of burning problems, from increases in kids’ smoking to more guns on the street, an anti-contraband tobacco group is turning to the public. Read more
SMOKING-related sick days caused 503,838 work days to be lost in Devon, Cornwall and Somerset in a year. Read more
I like to think of myself as a fairly non-judgmental kind of girl. The problem is, when I'm waiting in the grocery store checkout line, that persona goes out the store's sliding doors. As I wait for my turn, I find myself examining the contents of others' carts, and sometimes -- dare I say -- I judge. Read more
A RECORD number of North-East smokers have been inspired to quit as part of this year’s 28-day Stoptober challenge. Read more
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
(WBNG Binghamton) Eat healthy, stop smoking and no alcohol are the biggest tips doctors have for pregnant women, and then making sure to take enough folic acid. Pregnant women are recommended 400 to 800 micrograms of folate a day, but can you have too much? Read more
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
First, CVS Health pulled tobacco from its store shelves. Now, it plans to make some customers think twice about filling prescriptions at other stores that sell smokes. The nation's second-largest drugstore chain is developing a new tobacco-free pharmacy network that it will offer as a choice to employers ... Read more
Working on a health-related project? The Healthy Louisville Metro site is collecting, compiling and presenting data to show progress toward Healthy Louisville 2020 goals. Getting more members of the community involved in moving the metro area toward the health goals laid out earlier this year in the Healthy Louisville 2020 plan is part of the goal of a new website, Read more