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Quit Smoking Before Your Turn 40 And You Could Gain Those Years Back
2013-01-24 10:31:07

[ Watch the Video: Quitting Smoking Before Age 40 ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the risks of smoking have been widely studied in the past, shifting demographics and societal norms dictate that fresh data and analyses on the deadly habit will always be available. For women, smoking did not become socially acceptable until the 20th century and did not become widespread until the 1960s. The impact of a lifetime of smoking on that initial wave of female...

2013-01-15 10:42:17

Disadvantaged groups stand to benefit from hard-hitting tobacco warnings Quitting smoking is a common New Year's resolution for Americans each year, but research has repeatedly shown it is not an easy task. Some groups, such as racial/ethnic minorities, have an even harder time quitting. New research suggests hard-hitting graphic tobacco warnings may help smokers of diverse backgrounds who are struggling to quit. A new study by researchers at Legacy® and Harvard School of Public Health...

Quit Smoking And You May End Your Anxiety
2013-01-02 14:19:51

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Do you often get a little anxious, and reach for a cigarette to help relieve that anxiety? Well scientists now say that giving up the habit altogether could be the real treatment for curbing that anxious feeling. Scientists wrote in the British Journal of Psychiatry about how they followed nearly 500 smokers attending National Health Service (NHS) stop smoking clinics in England. They found a "significant" decrease in anxiety...

2013-01-02 05:03:42

Secrets from Breaking Nicotine Addiction Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 Entrepreneur Craig Nabat struggled for years attempting to break his pack and half a day smoking addiction. Craig's personal struggle with quitting smoking and his success of stopping for good inspired him to help other smokers to break free from their nicotine addiction. Craig established Los Angeles based Freedom Laser Therapy in April 2003, which began the process of educating thousands of smokers how they...

No Proof That Electronic Cigarettes Are Safe, Help Smokers Quit
2012-12-31 10:12:38

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Smokers who are looking to quit the habit or are just finding healthier ways to get their nicotine fix may be shocked to learn that electronic cigarettes do neither. The finding, which comes from a study by the Italian Health Ministry, indicates that e-cigarettes, despite their growing popularity, do not help smokers quit, nor do they provide a safer alternative to traditional smoking. The report, published Friday, warned that...

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