ways to help stop smoking
How The 'Nudge' Method Could Help You Quit Smoking
Huffington Post Canada
It has suggestions for the suppression of smoking, intemperate drinking, and problem gambling. Consider one example: cigarettes and bank deposits. In one program an individual trying to stop smoking opens a bank account. For six months she deposits the ...
Yahoo News UK
Simple measures made hospital patients 70 percent more likely to quit smoking
West Hawaii Today
The researchers who designed the trial said they were looking for a simple and inexpensive way to aid smokers who were already motivated to kick the habit. They estimated that once their 90-day program was set up, it could be maintained at ... Like all ...
Column: Making the decision to quit smoking
Doctors may be missing chances to talk to teens about smoking
Indigenous smoking program cuts risk widening the gap
Dentists miss chances to urge patients to quit smoking
Since 1964, when the surgeon general first reported a link between smoking and lung cancer, 8 million Americans have been saved from premature smoking-related deaths, another 2014 study found (see Reuters Health story of January 7, 2014 here: ...
Helping smokers to kick the habit
Quitting Smoking Is Never Easy, But To Avoid Relapse Study Suggests Regular ...
Whether you've been smoking for 20 years or 20 days, only about four to seven percent of people are able to successfully quit without the help of medication or other treatment. Don't let this discourage you, though. A new study has found a way to help ...
Manchester Evening News
Smokers in Manchester 'least successful' at kicking habit
Manchester Evening News
But bosses at the Manchester Stop Smoking Service, which provides free NHS help for smokers, say figures provided by the city's GPs are 'not fully up-to-date'. They say are now working with local doctors to improve the way they monitor and record the ...
E-cigarettes are not a 'gateway,' they help smokers quit
In contrast, less success was found with those who quit without help (15 percent) and those who used nicotine-replacement therapy such as gum or a patch (10 percent). Looked at this way, e-cigarettes are in fact a gateway — a gateway to leaving smoking.
LETTERS: Why stomp e-cigarettes if they do some good?
What to Do about E-Cigarettes
Call out for e-cigarette legislation
Freedom Quit Smoking Launches New Website to Help Smokers Quit Naturally
The Freedom Quit Smoking System is a one-of-a-kind quit smoking program that helps smokers kick the habit without use of nicotine or drugs. The company welcomes smokers to come read its extensive content about smoking and learn how to overcome ...
Fewer quitting smoking in Sheffield
“We are committed to working closely with our partners at the NHS to make sure we are doing all we can to help people to stop smoking altogether, in a way that fits in with their lifestyle.” Nationally the number of quitters dropped 19 per cent in 2013/14.
Why Can't the Pentagon Stop Smoking?
Millions of troops, in other words, have found more healthy ways to deal with the stress that inevitably accompanies military service. Nor are smoking bans especially difficult to impose or enforce: There is no smoking allowed during basic training ...
Forget how to Smoke with E-Cigarettes
The Epoch Times (blog)
E-Cigarettes are also known as the vaporizer cigarettes or the electronic cigarettes which use vapours to curb the sensations that are felt by the smokers. These devices are handy and can be carried anywherein case the smoker feels like smoking.
By Ronnie Cohen NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – - Healthcare providers, particularly dentists, frequently miss opportunities to advise patients about ways to stop smoking cigarettes, a new study shows. Since 1996, the U.S. Public Health Service has been urging all healthcare workers to ask every one of their patients if they smoke and to counsel smokers to quit, said senior author Amy Ferketich, a ... Read more
Local authorities must do more to get people to sign up to smoking cessation services, a charity has said after new figures show a dip in the number of people seeking help. Read more
Obesity has previously been linked to increasing the risk of cancer and heart disease , and now a new health risk of being overweight has been discovered. People who are obese could be putting themselves at risk of dementia in later life, new research suggests. Patients under the age of 70 who are admitted to hospital for obesity carry a higher risk of developing the condition than those who ... Read more
Recently I was contacted by someone, not from this community, regarding a family member who began to experience demonic attacks shortly after visiting a hypno-therapist who promised he could help this person stop smoking. Read more
ELYRIA — A five-year plan to help more Lorain County residents find primary health care doctors, lose weight, exercise more, stop smoking and seek needed mental health services is in the works in a collaboration including nine of the county’s largest health care providers and agencies. The organizations have come up with targeted objectives to Read More... The post County health facilities ... Read more
Inner city cafes, retailers and businesses continue to step up for Smokefree Palmy, with around half those in the smokefree areas on board. “It’s great to see businesses recognise the value in supporting Smokefree Palmy,” says Mayor Jono Naylor. Read more
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – - Healthcare providers, particularly dentists, frequently miss opportunities to advise patients about ways to stop smoking cigarettes, a new study shows. Since 1996, the U.S.... Read more
Dangers of smoking appear to have sunk in the minds of the Filipino public, about two years before tobacco firms are mandated to comply with the Graphic Health Warnings Law (GHW), according to industry sources. The Quezon City-based New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP), formed in 2007 to address cancer prevention and tobacco control advocacy, said its random surveys disclosed this ... Read more
Jonathan Burger doesn't smoke or use tobacco. Still, he felt compelled to attend a public forum about the proposed ordinance to ban cigarette smoking from all county and city government buildings, and Read more