By Susan Scutti | 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.
By John Ericson | Wed, 12/18/2013 - 19:46
Total smoking bans can slash tobacco use and boost quitting behavior.
By Justin Caba | 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.
By John Ericson | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 16:14
Social media boosts self-efficacy and success rates among individuals trying to quit smoking, a new study suggests.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | 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.
By Lizette Borreli | Tue, 09/03/2013 - 19:29
Active smokers who quit smoking are found to drop their risk of a heart attack significantly.
By Anthony Rivas | 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.
By John Ericson | 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.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | 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.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | 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.
By Amber Moore | 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.