Headlines Tagged with Cessation — 19,596 headlines found
The Summit County health department is launching a program to help pregnant smokers kick the habit — not only during their pregnancy, but for good. Program participants agree to quit smoking by their third or fourth support group meeting. Pregnant smoker
Jan 27, 2015 Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Feb 1, 2015 17:15
[UK] Pregnant smokers: offering shopping vouchers helps expectant mums give up nicotine, study finds
The study authors conceded the new intervention is controversial, but said in the long run it could save money. Several-hundred pregnant women were offered a total of $750 in shopping vouchers, in conjunction with counselling, if they could give up cigar
Jan 29, 2015 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jan 30, 2015 14:42
12 hours after a person’s last cigarette, the oxygen uptake and blood flow in the quitter’s brain decreases significantly... Because of this, the researchers suggest that a gradual cutting back on smoking may be the best choice to avoid the severe effects
Jan 30, 2015 Psych Central
added Jan 30, 2015 14:31
the Commonwealth spent A$8.7m in media placement of anti-smoking messages trying to stimulate smokers to make quit attempts. How many more attempts might have been made had that figure been able to draw on the money being allocated to subsidised NRT?
Jan 26, 2015 The Conversation (au)
added Jan 30, 2015 11:37
For smokers looking to try e-cigarettes and vaping to help them quit smoking, here are a few tips on making the potentially life-saving decision.
Jan 27, 2015 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 29, 2015 14:26
le as government-approved nicotine gums, lozenges and patches, according to the survey. That was a reversal from 2011, when only about 5 percent of people were using e-cigarettes and more than 30 percent used over-the-counter products.
Jan 29, 2015 Reuters
added Jan 29, 2015 14:24
more than one-third of current tobacco users approached about their tobacco use by undergraduate pre-health student volunteers while in an emergency department left with a referral to their state's free Quitline tobacco cessation treatment programs.
Jan 28, 2015 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 29, 2015 13:21
SIEGEL: California DPH Report on E-Cigs is Heavily Biased; Cherrypicks Studies Like the Tobacco Industry Used to Do
It draws conclusions about the efficacy of e-cigarettes from studies that were never designed to measure the efficacy of e-cigarettes. It cherrypicks the studies that support its pre-determined conclusion and excludes studies that don't support this concl
Jan 29, 2015 The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jan 29, 2015 13:13
Financial incentives help pregnant women quit smoking, a new study shows.
Jan 28, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 29, 2015 13:01
And they are about 50 percent to 75 percent cheaper than regular cigarettes, according to one manufacturer. But don’t tell that to the guy who, in a moment of clarity at the gas station last weekend, said he’s done smoking for good because cigarettes hav
Jan 29, 2015 Modesto (CA) Bee
added Jan 29, 2015 10:11