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Smokers more likely to report problems with persistent musculoskeletal pain

Smokers are much more likely to report problems with persistent musculoskeletal pain than non-smokers, according to a new study reported in the Journal of Pain, published by the American Pain Society, www.ampainsoc.org. Researchers from the University of Kentucky School of

Things to Do and Not to Do During Your Quitting Smoking Period

Don’t Drink Alcohol I am an occasional drinker and one of the reasons I have continuously failed quitting smoking before is because of alcohol. It was when I studied for the CPA exams that I was able to quit successfully

Smoking Does Not Keep You Slim, Swedish Research Shows

You might think that you will gain weight if you quit smoking. But it’s not that simple. A master’s thesis from the Nordic School of Public Health (NHV) in Sweden shows that smoking doesn’t help you get thinner. While cigarette

Pfizer’s Smoking Cessation Aid Chantix

According to statistics, up to 70% are smoking tobaco products and 50% want to get rid of nicotine addiction. Popular methods of smoking cessation include the use of smoking cessation aids, such as food, substituting nicotine or anti-nicotinic drugs. The

Smoking for Stress Relief

All people experience stress from time to time and they cope with it differently. For many of them cigarettes are great “helpers” which are claimed to calm down the nerves and to relax. As one of the old-time heavy smokers

Why Am I Craving Cigarettes Three Months After I Quit Smoking?

Question: Why Am I Craving Cigarettes Three Months After I Quit Smoking? I quit smoking cold turkey almost three months ago. I’ve had my ups and downs in that time, but feel like I’ve been making progress overall. However, in