Is It Cheaper to Smoke or to Quit?
Recently, a new argument in favor of smoking has caught a lot of experts by surprise: Some smokers now believe that it is cheaper to continue to smoke than to pay for stop-smoking aids ... What's more, these numbers don't even take into account the ...
CDC: Ads spark huge increase to quit-smoking hotline
ATLANTA -- More than twice as many people called a toll-free number to help them quit smoking a week after the launch of a $54 million ad campaign that shows graphic images of diseased smokers, federal health officials said Friday. Calls to 1-800-QUIT-NOW ...
Tobacco hotline going strong
#include virtual="/html/macros/1999/news.top.html" start-take #hide#show http_user_agent="Lynx"#show Tobacco hotline going ... ="Lynx"#show Quitting smoking has now become as easy as dialing a telephone number. A Tobacco Quit Line, started by the ...
What it takes to quit smoking
(MarketWatch) -- One in five Americans still smoke, but whether they are able to quit ... in a smoking-cessation program sponsored by your insurer or workplace or calling your state quitline (all are accessible through one national number, 1-800-QUITNOW).
Getting paid to quit may work for some smokers
The program's short lifespan gave the researchers the opportunity to see what impact - if any - it had on the number of people calling the cessation hotline and enrolling ... who enrolled in the smoking cessation program actually quit smoking successfully ...