Headlines Tagged with Cessation — 24,226 headlines found
• We need to continue to focus on reducing smoking rates in Warwickshire. All NHS and local government contracts should include a commitment to smoking cessation and tobacco control as standard. A robust smoking cessation policy should be a standard compo
Sep 16, 2013 Warwickshire Public Health (uk)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:25
Harm reduction should be our guiding principle, but the prospect of colluding with one of the industries most devastating to health presents a moral quandary that needs to be addressed through strong public and professional engagement.
Sep 14, 2013 The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 14, 2013 14:17
A 3-month advertising blitz sponsored by the CDC featuring "true stories told by former smokers" led some 220,000 current smokers to quit and about 1.4 million others to attempt cessation, CDC researchers said.
Sep 9, 2013 MedPage Today
added Sep 10, 2013 13:44
Psychological forces seem to be at play. Young people, like their elders, have been exposed to relentless media advertising that highlights the negative health consequences of smoking. Meanwhile, laws that ban smoking in many places have stigmatized the
Aug 14, 2013 The Daily Beast
added Aug 14, 2013 16:30
Regarding the Aug. 10 editorial “Stubbing out secondhand smoke”: The D.C. Council is on the right track with its legislation to prohibit smoking in certain outdoor areas. I am proud to say that Alexandria was the first jurisdiction in Virginia to addre
Aug 12, 2013 Washington Post
added Aug 13, 2013 10:00
An Abu Dhabi clinic dedicated to helping residents quit smoking has reported a success rate of nearly 40 percent over the last 18 months and doctors have urged smokers to use Ramadan as a springboard to start giving up permanently. The Smoking Cessation
Aug 6, 2013 Arabian Business
added Aug 6, 2013 15:20
The analysis presented by Mr. Ert and Mr. Yechiam provides strong support for two measures pending before the New York City Council — one that restricts the display of tobacco products and one that limits tobacco price discounting.
Aug 5, 2013 New York Times
added Aug 5, 2013 08:55
And FDA says the chemical makes it easier for young people to start smoking and harder for smokers to quit
Jul 23, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 25, 2013 11:33
LETTER: Which smoking cessation aids are proven effective according to smokers who want to quit smoking? A report from the Netherlands
The use of evidence-based smoking cessation aids (SCA) is an important strategy in helping smokers to quit successfully ... do smokers know which SCA are evidence-based and which are not? This study sought to find an answer to this question.
Jul 22, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2013 05:22
THE QUESTION Though smokers generally have a shorter life expectancy than nonsmokers, might cutting back on the number of cigarettes allow a smoker to live longer? THIS STUDY involved 5,254 smokers, in two separate groups, who were 40 to 65 years old at
Jul 15, 2013 Washington Post
added Jul 15, 2013 17:54