Latest Tobacco cessation Stories

2010-02-24 10:33:00

Partnership Will Support State Resources to Help Smokers BECOME AN EX(R) ALBANY, N.Y., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- State Health Commissioner Richard F.

2010-02-24 07:30:00

ALBANY, N.Y., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Tobacco remains the leading cause of preventable death in the United States and a staggering six million people worldwide will lose their lives to tobacco next year.

2010-02-09 08:37:16

Health authorities should emphasize the positive message that the most successful method used by most ex-smokers is unassisted cessation, despite the promotion of cessation drugs by pharmaceutical companies and many tobacco control advocates.

2010-01-21 13:46:00

Governor Rendell Proclaims January 24-30 as 'Determined To Quit' Week HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Health will provide free nicotine patches to help Pennsylvanians who are trying to quit tobacco starting Monday, Jan. 25.

2009-12-16 09:11:00


2009-11-13 07:20:00

DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As smokers consider quitting on the Great American Smokeout - Thursday, November 19th - many are frustrated that over-the-counter nicotine patches, gum, and lozenges have not worked for them.

2009-11-09 09:20:00

National Alliance for Tobacco Cessation Promotes Program with Ads, PSAs and Web Resources WASHINGTON, Nov.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'