Category Archives: quit smoking

Madonna's Daughter Caught Smoking: How Parents Talk To Teens About Their Own Pasts

Journal follows five smokers who quit

The Journal is following five employees and family members who are taking Smart Steps to quit smoking forever. Smart Steps is a three-session, how-to cessation program developed for the workplace by the Lung Association Alberta & NWT and supported by
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Madonna's Daughter Caught Smoking: How Parents Talk To Teens About Their Own Pasts

If you smoked heavily, or still do, dissuade children from picking up the habit without sounding like a total hypocrite. "Letting kids know the struggle that you as a parent have had trying to stop smoking, the concerns about your health, how difficult
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Quit smoking, win prizes

Win Quit Smoking therapy sessions

Hopefully at the end of the session you will be free of your smoking habit and will feel incredibly proud of yourself and ready to enjoy a longer, healthier life. Win Quit Smoking therapy sessions.
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Islington Gazette

Quit smoking, win prizes

The Manitoba Lung Association is partnering with the province to host the second annual Manitoba Quits contest. Any Manitoban over 18 who has been a daily smoker for the past year can enter the contest by pledging to stay smoke-free for the entire
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STOP SMOKING IN 2012 – HOW TO STAY DISCIPLINED

Stop smoking and think positive if you want to live longer

Beierle, who's mentally sharp and lives on her own, suspects that she's still around because of “good living,” which she describes as no smoking or drinking, and good luck. “I can't complain,” she said . “I haven't had anything serious [the] matter
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STOP SMOKING IN 2012 – HOW TO STAY DISCIPLINED

Giving up smoking is high on the agenda for many people when a new year comes around. It doesn't matter if it hasn't quite gone to plan so far, there's plenty of time left in 2012 to stop smoking for good. Many people make the mistake of using products
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Be a quitter

'Close the Gap': indigenous urged to quit smoking

By Tasha Impey When a 41-year-old Aboriginal man's heart age in relation to his actual age was calculated at 69, the nurse attributed it directly to his unhealthy lifestyle and chronic smoking addiction. To view this media, please enabled Javascript in
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ABC Online

Anti-Tobacco Groups Lobby DC Council

Tobacco use is the No. 1 reason. We can eliminate cardiovascular disease – it's preventable. Just quit smoking." "My dad had quadruple bypass surgery last year. He started smoking at 12. I harped on it all my life. His surgeon told him he has to quit
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Be a quitter

By Susan Boling– Don't be fooled by tobacco myths, you can quit smoking. The number of smokers in California is down to 13.3 percent, but Lake County statistic are 17 percent. This results in higher rates of heart disease, hypertension and diabetes,
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Anti-Tobacco Groups Lobby DC Council

Chicago participates in LGBT Health Awareness Week with quit smoking campaign

by Anthony Morgano (profile) Chicago, IL — It's the 10th Annual LGBT Health Awareness Week and the Chicago Department of Health is encouraging the community to quit smoking. Researchers, including the American Lung Association, believe that there is a
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ChicagoPride.com

'Close the Gap': indigenous urged to quit smoking

By Tasha Impey When a 41-year-old Aboriginal man's heart age in relation to his actual age was calculated at 69, the nurse attributed it directly to his unhealthy lifestyle and chronic smoking addiction. To view this media, please enabled Javascript in
See all stories on this topic »

ABC Online

Anti-Tobacco Groups Lobby DC Council

Tobacco use is the No. 1 reason. We can eliminate cardiovascular disease – it's preventable. Just quit smoking." "My dad had quadruple bypass surgery last year. He started smoking at 12. I harped on it all my life. His surgeon told him he has to quit
See all stories on this topic »

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Need to Stop Smoking!

Stop smoking and think positive if you want to live longer

Beierle, who's mentally sharp and lives on her own, suspects that she's still around because of “good living,” which she describes as no smoking or drinking, and good luck. “I can't complain,” she said . “I haven't had anything serious [the] matter
See all stories on this topic »

STOP SMOKING IN 2012 – HOW TO STAY DISCIPLINED

Giving up smoking is high on the agenda for many people when a new year comes around. It doesn't matter if it hasn't quite gone to plan so far, there's plenty of time left in 2012 to stop smoking for good. Many people make the mistake of using products
See all stories on this topic »

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart Need to Stop Smoking!

They're both heavy smokers! The Breaking Dawn lovebirds have been puffing on "cancer sticks" for years, and their both so young! Hasn't anyone ever told RPattz and KStew about the serious dangers of smoking? In addition to heath risks such as emphysema
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Altria and Anti-Smokers Aim to Close Roll-Your-Own Shops

U.S. government attacks tobacco

The US government hopes these stark but real images of former smokers will get people to quit smoking cigarettes. The national campaign in the United States is costing about $54 million over the year, which is nearly nothing compared to the amount
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Smoking cessation programme involving acupuncture well received

The programme, which is subvented by the Department of Health (DH), has helped many smokers to quit the habit since its launch in April 2010. The programme is a joint effort by the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Pok Oi Hospital
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Altria and Anti-Smokers Aim to Close Roll-Your-Own Shops

Todd Ridge stopped smoking Camel Lights last year after taxes pushed the price to $4.60 a pack. Now he makes his own cigarettes at the Liberty Tobacco store in Archdale, North Carolina, cutting his habit's cost in half. Over the past 4 1/2 years,
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Bloomberg

Win Quit Smoking therapy sessions

Altria and Anti-Smokers Aim to Close Roll-Your-Own Shops

Todd Ridge stopped smoking Camel Lights last year after taxes pushed the price to $4.60 a pack. Now he makes his own cigarettes at the Liberty Tobacco store in Archdale, North Carolina, cutting his habit's cost in half. Over the past 4 1/2 years,
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Bloomberg

Quit smoking, win prizes

The Manitoba Lung Association is partnering with the province to host the second annual Manitoba Quits contest. Any Manitoban over 18 who has been a daily smoker for the past year can enter the contest by pledging to stay smoke-free for the entire
See all stories on this topic »

Win Quit Smoking therapy sessions

Hopefully at the end of the session you will be free of your smoking habit and will feel incredibly proud of yourself and ready to enjoy a longer, healthier life. Win Quit Smoking therapy sessions.
See all stories on this topic »

Islington Gazette

Chicago participates in LGBT Health Awareness Week with quit smoking campaign

New CDC Ads Encourage People to Quit Smoking « ACS CAN

ACS CAN is the nation's leading cancer advocacy organization that is working every day to make cancer issues a national priority.
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QuitSmoking.com Launches New "Quitting Smoking Timeline" Video Demonstrating …

World's number one quit smoking site releases "Quitting Smoking Timeline" video emphasizing the positive effects of quitting smoking and how the body quickly restores itself to health. Research shows that smoking leads to deadly diseases such as cancer
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Chicago participates in LGBT Health Awareness Week with quit smoking campaign

by Anthony Morgano (profile) Chicago, IL — It's the 10th Annual LGBT Health Awareness Week and the Chicago Department of Health is encouraging the community to quit smoking. Researchers, including the American Lung Association, believe that there is a
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ChicagoPride.com

New CDC Ads Encourage People to Quit Smoking « ACS CAN

New CDC Ads Encourage People to Quit Smoking « ACS CAN

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