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Quitting Smoking Can Bring Healthier Sinuses Years Later: Study

new research shows symptoms reverse within 10 years after quitting the bad habit. Researchers believe the findings may provide new motivation for smokers to stop smoking. "If patients tell me that they are smoking, I now have direct evidence to say that
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 14, 2017 11:14
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[UK] RSPH deeply concerned by brutal cuts to public health budgets

Short-sighted cuts to sexual health, drug misuse and stop smoking services are a false economy – saving money in the short term but costing far more over coming decades, while jeopardising precious gains we have made to cut the number of smokers and effor
Royal Society for Public Health (uk)
added Jul 14, 2017 03:31
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Many hold mistaken beliefs about reducing risks of cigarette smoking

"It is important for the public to understand that the harms of smoking cannot be reduced except by quitting,” Annette R. Kaufman .... “Certain behaviors, such as exercise and diet, do not reduce the harmful effects of smoking if a person continues to smo
Reuters
added Jul 13, 2017 19:16
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[UK] BUSK: Chickens coming home to roost: local government public health budgets for 2017/18

both stop smoking services and wider tobacco control are facing big cuts in percentage terms, with stop smoking services being one of the top four services in absolute planned cuts (£16 million).
King's Fund (uk)
added Jul 14, 2017 03:32
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Truth Initiative Selects Jive Software to Advance its Mission of Helping People Quit Smoking

has adopted Jive's industry-leading community software to deepen its impact with smokers and ex-smokers. Since launching the revamped BecomeAnEX® community with Jive's advanced capabilities for digital peer-to-peer support earlier this year, the organizat
PR Newswire
added Jul 11, 2017 21:37
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Doctors With Disabilities: Why They’re Important

People with disabilities...have higher rates of unaddressed cardiovascular risk factors like obesity, smoking and hypertension...Disabled patients are also about 20 percent less likely to be counseled to stop smoking during their annual checkups.
New York Times
added Jul 11, 2017 16:47
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[Australia] DON’T MARKET E-CIGARETTES AS CESSATION AIDS: AMA

Commenting on its submission to an inquiry into the devices, the AMA says it believes that there is currently no compelling evidence that e-cigarettes are successful in helping people to stop smoking. In the submission, to the Standing Committee on Heal
Australian Journal of Pharmacy (AJP) (au)
added Jul 11, 2017 08:43
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United States Quit Smoking Drug Market : Dynamics, Segments, Size and Demand, 2017-2022

Orbis Research released a new research report of 104 pages on title ‘United States Quit Smoking Drug Market 2017 Industry Trend and Forecast 2022’ with detailed analysis, forecast and strategies.
Medgadget.com (blog)
added Jul 12, 2017 03:04
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[California] Early returns suggest smoking drop in response to state tax

The early data suggests that yes, California cigarette sales have declined significantly since prices went up. In fact, the drop is even sharper than the state anticipated—which could spell trouble for state coffers. Cigarette pack “distributions”—tax
CALmatters
added Jul 11, 2017 16:33
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is fear of gaining weight getting in the way of quitting tobacco? cessation tobacco products

Remember, while weight gain can be temporary, the effects of smoking may not be... Weight gain is not inevitable. A review of 62 studies published in the British Medical Journal found that about 16 percent of smokers lost weight after quitting smoking. F
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 11, 2017 08:17
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