Headlines Tagged with Cessation — 19,948 headlines found
So how do we reconcile public health concerns with the needs of our individual patients, especially as we wait for further evidence? Patients ask me about e-cigarettes almost every week in the clinic, and many of these are patients who have severe lung d
May 26, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added May 27, 2015 16:41
Here are some options that have been scientifically proven to work, at least some of the time. Financial incentives Financial benefit from quitting, may be your best bet -- literally -- particularly if you risk losing your own money.
May 25, 2015 CNN
added May 27, 2015 16:17
Eleven published studies have now investigated how people who vape compare with smokers who don’t when it comes to quitting. Stanton Glantz from the University of California has meta-analysed these studies and found that smokers who vape are 30% less lik
Apr 20, 2015 The Conversation (au)
added May 27, 2015 16:10
CVS Health Foundation, Easter Seals Team Up To Mark World No Tobacco Day With Launch Of New Smoking Cessation Program For Veterans, People With Disabilities
Easter Seals is marking World No Tobacco Day, this Sunday, May 31, by launching a national smoking cessation program to help veterans, people with disabilities and caregivers live healthier, tobacco-free lives. Funding for the new program is supported by
May 27, 2015 PR Newswire
added May 27, 2015 10:28
CVS Health Research Institute Study Finds Smoking Cessation Programs with Financial Incentives Increase Rates of Quitting and Staying Smoke-free
Findings of the study, conducted among a sample of CVS Health colleagues and their relatives and friends, helped shape an innovative smoking cessation program for CVS Health colleagues that will launch in June 2015.
May 13, 2015 CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added May 27, 2015 10:26
The question of how we should respond to electronic cigarettes has divided the public health community. Passionate advocates on either side use the same information to conclude either that these devices could significantly reduce the smoking rate, or cou
May 27, 2015 The Scotsman (uk)
added May 27, 2015 09:56
VIDEO: Harm reduction / The opportunity: It's simple; we want to reduce the public health impact of our products.
But many adults choose to smoke, so our top priority continues to be working towards reducing these risks and making available a range of less risky tobacco and nicotine-based alternatives.
May 27, 2015 British American Tobacco (BAT)
added May 27, 2015 09:35
Tennessee lawmakers can help put the brakes on rising health care costs in this state by putting more money into smoking- cessation programs. The cigarette markup increase that Gov. Bill Haslam signed into law last week was short-sighted and unproductive
May 26, 2015 Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 26, 2015 11:27
While the ads might say that e-cigarettes are a much safer alternative to traditional cigarettes, recent studies are beginning to show that they contain chemicals that can be just as harmful to your health as smoking. One of the latest studies, publishe
May 25, 2015 Science Times
added May 26, 2015 08:38
After five heart operations and an inability to kick his highly addictive chewing habit, Mr. Holt decided he was going to make a healthy chewing alternative, but with what and how?
May 25, 2015 Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 26, 2015 08:23