How To Quit Smoking: Important Tip For Those With Depression Or Other Mental Illness

By | Tue, 01/07/2014 - 17:10

A new study finds the decline in smoking among individuals with mental illness to be significantly less than among those without mental illness, yet quit-rates increased among those receiving treatment.


Smokers Significantly More Likely To Quit Under Strict, City-Wide Smoking Bans

By | Wed, 12/18/2013 - 19:46

Total smoking bans can slash tobacco use and boost quitting behavior.

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Exercise May Help Pregnant Women Quit Smoking

By | Fri, 11/22/2013 - 18:03

20-minute exercises may aid pregnant women to quit smoking.

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Smokers More Likely To Consider Quitting On Mondays

By | Mon, 10/28/2013 - 15:18

Cigarette smokers are more likely to think about quitting on a Monday rather than a day later in the week, according to a recent study.


Using Facebook To Quit Smoking: How Social Media Helps You Overcome Addiction

By | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 16:14

Social media boosts self-efficacy and success rates among individuals trying to quit smoking, a new study suggests.


Obama: 'I Stopped Smoking...Because I'm Scared Of My Wife' [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 09/24/2013 - 09:42

President Barack Obama joked with a UN official, saying that he quit smoking because he's afraid of the first lady.

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Past Smokers Have Same Heart Attack Risk As Never-Smokers

By | Tue, 09/03/2013 - 19:29

Active smokers who quit smoking are found to drop their risk of a heart attack significantly.

Kids Who Use Smokeless Tobacco Also Smoke Cigarettes With No Plan To Quit

Smokeless Tobacco Isn't A Magic Bullet For Quitting Cigarettes: Teens Often Smoke AND Chew

By | Tue, 08/06/2013 - 18:08

Many high schoolers who used both smoked and chewed tobacco had no plans to quit, even with a higher risk of illness.

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In Italy, E-Cigarettes Helped Smokers Quit Nicotine Entirely — Even When They Didn't Want To

By | Mon, 06/24/2013 - 21:00

A year-long study conducted by the University of Catania revealed that e-cigarettes may be just as effective as nicotine patches and chewing gum in helping smokers quit nicotine.

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E-Cigarettes As Medicine, Not Product: Britain Will Regulate E-Cigs As Safe, Effective Method To Help Smokers Quit

By | Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:23

While some countries have chosen to ban electronic cigarettes, British officials announced today that the country will regulate the devices as nonprescription medicine.

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5 Natural Ways To Quit Smoking Proven To Work

By | Fri, 05/31/2013 - 17:12

Learn the five natural ways scientifically-proven to kick your cigarette habit in the butt.

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Electronic Cigarettes May Help Smokers Quit: 2 E-Cig Trials To Report Results This Year

By | Tue, 05/07/2013 - 12:54

The results of two electronic cigarette trials will soon tell us whether e-cigs are worthy of their popularity among smokers hoping to quit.

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How to Successfully Quit Smoking

By | Thu, 01/03/2013 - 17:06

Quitting smoking is one of the most common and the most difficult New Year resolutions to keep.

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Anti-Smoking Efforts Have Stalled in U.S.

By | Fri, 11/09/2012 - 11:27

More than half of the nearly 44 million Americans who smoke have tried to quit, health officials say.


Finding It Impossible to Quit Smoking? Try Inhaling Less Smoke

By | Thu, 10/25/2012 - 11:26

UK health agency advises smokers to adopt strategies like inhaling less smoke and avoiding use of cigarettes or tobacco products at certain places before completely quitting tobacco.