Headlines Tagged with Cessation — 23,135 headlines found
Almost a fifth of smokers attempting to kick the habit did so last year — the highest success rate in seven years. Figures from NHS Scotland show that 19.3% of Dundee smokers trying to quit were able to do so within 12 weeks of their designated quit dat
Oct 31, 2017 Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 16:41
Speaking to Politico, Boehner said that the former president quit smoking because he's 'scared to death' of his wife Michelle. ...Boehner's story complicates what the public has been told about Obama's smoking habit.
Oct 30, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 02:36
committed to the global development and commercialization of cytisine for smoking cessation, today announced that Rick Stewart, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on November 2, 2017.
Oct 30, 2017 PR Newswire
added Oct 31, 2017 02:08
Money can be more powerful than nicotine, as a new study found that smokers who received financial incentives, in addition to personalized support, to help them quit were more successful than smokers who did not receive these interventions. Published in J
Oct 30, 2017 EurekAlert
added Oct 31, 2017 01:18
Effect of Patient Navigation and Financial Incentives on Smoking Cessation Among Primary Care Patients at an Urban Safety-Net Hospital
Conclusions and Relevance In this study of adult daily smokers at 1 large urban safety-net hospital, patient navigation and financial incentives for smoking cessation significantly increased the rates of smoking cessation.
Oct 30, 2017 JAMA Internal Medicine
added Oct 31, 2017 01:15
"Our results show that a successful intervention to help [low-income] individuals quit smoking should be multifaceted and focus on both assisting with resources and, when possible, providing financial incentives," said lead author Dr. Karen Lasser. She's
Oct 30, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 31, 2017 01:13
The safety of e-cigs can only be discussed in the context of smoking. Regular fags kill half of the people who use them. So far, there’s no evidence that vaping killed a single person. I’ll let you draw your own conclusions.
Oct 28, 2017 The Good Men Project
added Oct 29, 2017 16:47
Participating in a brief intervention delivered by their peers in community settings can help reduce smoking among youth and young adults, a new study from a team of tobacco-cessation researchers shows. Published in the "Journal of Community Health," th
Oct 27, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 31, 2017 01:30
Yet there is resistance to recognising and encouraging vaping, although I am glad to say that it has been included in the Tobacco Control Plan . We should fully accept that vaping helps smokers kick the habit.
Oct 26, 2017 North Tyneside Today (News Guardian) (uk)
added Oct 27, 2017 15:03
Achieve Announces Exclusive, Long-term Manufacturing Agreement with Sopharma for Clinical and Commercial Supply of Cytisine
pharmaceutical company committed to the global development and commercialization of cytisine for smoking cessation... Sopharma agrees to produce cGMP-grade cytisine for Achieve's use in the development and commercialization of cytisine. Sopharma has over
Oct 26, 2017 PR Newswire
added Oct 26, 2017 20:53