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quit tips  // Posts tagged as "quit tips"

06 Aug Posted by in blog | Comments

Parents Who Smoked Only in Adolescence Still More Likely to Have Kids Who Smoke. Looking at Genetics and the Urge to Smoke.

Kids who’s parent’s quit smoking even before they were born are still at a higher risk for taking-up the habit.   “In a study published in the journal Pediatrics, researchers discovered that the children of people who smoked only in their teenage years were still 3.2 times more likely to also pick up the habit, […]

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07 Jan Posted by in blog | Comments

Smoking | Quitting Smoking made a little easier via Text Messages.

Quitting Smoking made a little easier via Text Messages. (IMAGE SOURCE – NPR.org      In the U.K.-based program called Txt2stop, researchers sent smokers encouraging text messages, like the one above, to help them quit.)   December 03, 2012 3:21 AM Information via by PATTI NEIGHMOND Copyright ©2012 National Public Radio. For personal, noncommercial use only. See Terms of Use. For […]

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01 Oct Posted by in blog | Comments

Smoking | The Quit-Smoking Buzz: Smoking in Films on the Rise in 2011

Smoking in Movies Increases in 2011, Reverses Five Years of Progress Via Healthcanal.com    27/09/2012 21:38:00  By Elizabeth Fernandez  “More Onscreen Tobacco Use in Top Box Office Films Aimed at Young Viewers.  Top-grossing movies, 2011, that delivered 100 million or more tobacco impressions to… …Call for Policy to Ensure Tobacco-Free Movies for Kids.” To read this […]

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22 Aug Posted by in blog | Comments

Smoking| The Quit-Smoking Buzz: Tobacco Use Still Growing in Developing World.

Where ‘Smoke-Free’ Isn’t the Norm: Global Tobacco Use Booms in Developing World The British medical journal The Lancet studied 14 developing nations and found that nearly half of men and 11 percent of women in those countries use tobacco, mostly smoke products. Jeffrey Brown talks to State University of New York at Buffalo’s Gary Giovino […]

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18 Jul Posted by in blog | Comments

Smoking | The Quit Smoking Buzz: This Boy Band may be just the band teens need to fall in love with to stay healthy.

The American Heart Association Tweeted on July 11th about a fun, creative video made by 4 East Carolina University Physician Assistant students who decided to jump on the recent BOY BAND Bandwagon and become “The Anti-Smoking Boy Band”.  Their Song “I’ll Quit But Not Today” is Great!   Hope you can share it with family […]

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