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[UK] 10,000 smokers quit in Brighton and Hove in four years

And with smoking blamed for hundreds of deaths a year locally and even more hospital admissions, people who still smoke are being encouraged to quit. Brighton and Hove City Council said: “Made a new year resolution to give up smoking? There’s lots of su
Brighton and Hove News (uk)
added Jan 8, 2018 15:17

MYERS/KOVAL: Philip Morris Says It Wants to Quit Cigarettes. But It’s Just Blowing Smoke.

In the same breath that it talks of a smoke-free future, PMI brags that Marlboro is “the number one global cigarette brand.” Across the globe, Philip Morris promotes its cigarettes in ways that appeal to kids, introducing flavored cigarettes, conducting a
Fortune Magazine
added Jan 6, 2018 20:42

The cancer death rate has dropped again. Here's why.

While the reduction in cigarette smoking has pushed down mortality rates, “tobacco remains by far the leading cause of cancer deaths today, responsible for nearly 3 in 10 cancer deaths.”
Washington Post
added Jan 6, 2018 18:20

U.S. Cancer Deaths Steadily Dropping: Report

Better cancer detection and treatments, not to mention lots of people quitting smoking, have fueled a 20-year drop in deaths from the disease, a new report shows. That means more than 2 million lives have been saved, the American Cancer Society statistic
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 6, 2018 18:17

Best Ways to Quit Smoking, Cut Your Lung Cancer Risk

Men who smoke have a 23 times increased risk of lung cancer. And exposure to secondhand smoke causes approximately 7,330 lung cancer deaths among nonsmokers in the United States every year. So, if you've never smoked, don't start. If you do smoke, try t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 6, 2018 18:16

LIM: Singapore’s Ban on E-cigarettes Gives Public Health the Finger

What makes the government’s decision more baffling is its outright rejection of evidence that support the use of e-cigarettes. Parliamentary Secretary for Health Amrin Amin said in November that the health ministry was not convinced that imitative tobac
added Jan 6, 2018 17:30

4 Tips to Quit Smoking

If you’re thinking about quitting or have tried to quit in the past without success, the FDA’s new smoking cessation education campaign at offers support.
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jan 5, 2018 21:22

What's the latest with e-cigarettes? ($$)

If a parent uses e-cigarettes, how can this be explained to teens not to use them? The vast majority of smokers want to quit. While many adults use e-cigarettes in the hope that they may help them quit cigarettes, it's not clear from the latest research
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jan 5, 2018 13:08

Can e-cigarettes help smokers quit?

Study finds smokers who are willing to use e-cigarettes tend to smoke less and increase their quit attempts
added Jan 5, 2018 13:08

There are more quitters than smokers in Ireland

The HSE’s latest Quit campaign has seen the publication of a new survey which shows that there are now over 1 million people in the country who’ve successfully quit smoking. The Healthy Ireland Survey found that about 22% of Irish adults are smokers, 18
The (ie)
added Jan 5, 2018 12:42
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