Headlines Tagged with Cessation — 23,094 headlines found
Cigarette warning labels help convince smokers to quit, and the bigger the label, the better, a new study shows. Even when smokers try to avoid seeing the labels, they are prompted to think about quitting, the researchers found.
Jul 15, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 15, 2014 14:22
A made-in-Ottawa program meant to help construction workers quit smoking could soon get some national exposure. For months, Ottawa Public Health staff have been donning hard hats and steel-toed boots to lead “tailgate talks” at construction sites, where
Apr 13, 2015 Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Apr 14, 2015 01:11
raising fears that it could eventually boost its profits with public money should the NHS begin prescribing ecigarettes as a smoking-cessation tool. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced earlier this year that it plans
Jul 29, 2013 The Independent (uk)
added Jul 30, 2013 02:55
Equally alarming is the revelation from the latest Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS) that the number of smokers in the 13-15 age group in Qatar has gone up from 6.5% to 9.8%, marking an increase of 3.3% between 2007 and 2013.
Nov 16, 2014 Gulf Times (qa)
added Nov 16, 2014 18:11
Tobacco company asks for smokers’ trust in helping them quit
Aug 25, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 26, 2012 20:32
While a study by the World Health Organization this summer stated there was no clear evidence whether e-cigarettes help people quit smoking, there are plenty of people like Donovan who swear by it. They contacted The News and also shared similar stories.
Oct 31, 2014 Truro (NS) Daily News (ca)
added Nov 2, 2014 10:20
Most GCC countries have banned the import and sale of e-cigarettes since 2008 as there are still doubts over its effectiveness and safety. However, some smokers in Oman smuggle the devices into the country.
Sep 4, 2012 Muscat Daily (om)
added Sep 4, 2012 08:11
In late 2011, the final judgment in a 14-year-old class action lawsuit (Scott v. American Tobacco Company) ordered certain tobacco companies to fund a 10-year statewide smoking cessation program. ... In 2012, the court-established and court-supervised S
Mar 12, 2013 WDSU NewsChannel 6 (New Orleans, LA)
added Mar 30, 2013 15:23
[Canada] Could Facebook or Twitter help you quit smoking? Using social media to kick the habit means you're 'TWICE as likely to succeed'
After 3 months, 32% of people using social media-based support had quit This was compared to 14% of people given phone-based support Experts said social media sites are a good way of reaching people who may not use more traditional smoking cessation meth
Jun 10, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 11, 2015 14:02
Australia is considering a ban on smoking to prohibit people from using "cancer sticks" which only endanger public health and safety. However, the Australian government will give smokers the option of using e-cigarettes to ease them into quitting the ris
Sep 16, 2013 International Business Times (au)
added Sep 16, 2013 11:41