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Telemedicine Can Be an Effective Way to Help People Quit Smoking

Telemedicine holds promise as a convenient and effective way for healthcare practitioners to help people give up tobacco and nicotine, one group of clinicians demonstrated in a recent pilot study. The results of the study of “tele-nicotine,” which allow
Oncology Nursing News
added May 16, 2017 14:40

E-Cig Summit: Does FDA Regulation Go Too Far? Maybe, but efforts to roll back regulation are misguided, activists say

Speaking at the first-ever U.S. E-Cigarette Summit, held May 8, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids president Matthew L. Myers said that the goal of regulation should be to minimize the risk to non-smoking children and teens while maximizing the potential of
MedPage Today
added May 16, 2017 13:59

Acute Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Affect and Smoking Craving in the Weeks Before and After a Cessation Attempt

Given the equivocal results from previous studies on the efficacy of exercise for smoking cessation, increasing our understanding of how aerobic exercise produces its reinforcing benefits for smokers attempting to quit could potentially inform the refinem
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 15, 2017 18:26

Electronic cigarettes, quit attempts and smoking cessation: a 6-month follow-up

Among people who smoke, those also using an e-cigarette regularly are more likely to try to quit smoking and reduce their cigarette consumption in the next six months. It remains unclear whether regular e-cigarette users are also more likely to stop smok
added May 25, 2017 00:43

[New Zealand] Nicotine spray helps smokers break the habit

Tairawhiti Hauora's Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe talks about his Nicotine Replacement Therapy pilot project that introduced mouth spray to Wairoa smokers wanting to quit. Tairawhiti Hauora’s Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe. A Gi
Grisbone Herald (nz)
added May 15, 2017 15:26

[Florida] Community acts to further reduce smoking

Part of the reason for the low statewide rate is because of the work of community coalitions in creating tobacco-free environments and Florida’s Quit Your Way program, which gives state residents the tools they need to quit for free, Romero said. However
Gainesville (FL) Sun
added May 14, 2017 21:04

[Europe] BRILL: Winning the war on tobacco

Given that a core objective of the European Commission Tobacco Products Directive is to ensure "a high level of health protection for European citizens", the proper tax to levy on e-cigarettes should be self-evident: none.
The New Nation (bd)
added May 14, 2017 20:03

[UK] Here's what health chiefs are doing to stop pregnant women smoking in Stockton and Hartlepool

They recently secured funding to help to further reduce smoking among pregnant women and their families, which will be spent on educational materials and will fund a project worker to work with families to try and offer motivational support.
Middlesboro Evening Gazette (uk)
added May 15, 2017 14:40

Measured, opportunistic, unexpected and naïve quitting: a qualitative grounded theory study of the process of quitting from the ex-smokers’ perspective [FREE FULL TEXT]

Remarkably few participants quit completely out-of-the-blue with little or no preparation. Findings are discussed in relation to stages-of-change theory, catastrophe theory, and dual process theories, focusing on how dual process theories may provide a wa
BioMed Central (uk)
added May 13, 2017 01:52

[Sweden] Snus milestone passed

Snus does not lead to an increased risk of pancreatic cancer, according to a study by Sweden’s Karolinska Institute...“This also means that the last remaining alarm on Swedish snus and an association with cancer now can be dismissed. “For those who foll
Tobacco Reporter
added May 13, 2017 01:46
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