Tag: cessation

Smart patch being trialled

Smart patch being trialled

| February 1, 2017

A smart ‘patch’ being trialled in the US and Australia offers the advantage of delivering timed, high-level doses of nicotine.

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Quit-smoking funding cut

Quit-smoking funding cut

| January 11, 2017

UK councils are having a tough time trying to maintain quit-smoking services as the central government slashes their public health grants.

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‘E-cigarettes lead to tobacco cessation, not initiation’

‘E-cigarettes lead to tobacco cessation, not initiation’

| March 6, 2015

Two new United States surveys have found that 15-21 million U.S. adults used e-cigarettes regularly in 2013-2014; 3.2-4.3 million e-cigarette users no longer smoked cigarettes on a regular basis; and approximately 90 percent of regular e-cigarette users were/are regular cigarette smokers. The studies—which were presented in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, from Feb. 25-28 at the annual […]

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