Latest Tobacco cessation Stories

2009-01-23 09:00:00

'Determined to Quit' Week to be observed Jan. 25 - 31 HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan.

2009-01-15 07:00:00

Retailer Provides Motivation with a Value-Filled Option for Customers to Become Smoke-Free in 2009 BENTONVILLE, Ark., Jan.

2009-01-08 20:31:24

Nicotine gum has been in use for two decades to help smokers quit smoking abruptly but two-thirds of smokers prefer to quit gradually, U.S.

2009-01-06 11:51:03

New study shows nicotine replacement therapy appropriate for gradual as well as abrupt quitters.

2008-12-31 06:00:00

CORONA, Calif., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2008-12-30 08:45:00

Free, anonymous tool helps you quit via online and text messaging support DENVER, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- This time of year, everyone is vowing to make changes changes for a healthier, more rewarding life.

2008-12-30 11:59:13

Using the Stay Quit Monday concept, smokers can renew their commitment to quit smoking by trying to quit each week, U.S. researchers suggest. Stay Quit Monday is perfect for someone like President-elect Barack Obama, Sid Lerner, chairman of the Healthy Monday campaign, says in a statement.

2008-10-24 00:00:02

U.S. drug regulators said they're reviewing labeling of Chantix after reports of traffic accidents and seizures involving users of the anti-smoking drug.

2008-09-29 09:00:57

Q. Last night, my boyfriend became so violent, I was afraid he was going to hit my 22-year-old daughter or me. He threatened to burn down our home, and he tried to kick me out. I just realized that he started changing in the past two weeks right after he started taking Chantix to quit smoking.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.