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 ...
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).
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 ...
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 ...
Toll-free hotline for smokers trying to quit
"We need it because one of the processes of quitting is to have a telephone or toll-free number ... trying to quit can call a hotline operator who can "talk them down" when they crave for a smoke, common in the early months of quitting smoking.