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Smokers who swap cigarettes for e-cigarettes or NRT have lower carcinogen levels

E-cigarettes and nicotine replacement therapy are less toxic and safer if used instead of conventional cigarettes, according to research published in Annals of Internal Medicine.

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Smokers sent personalised letters are more likely to take up cessation services


Research suggests that sending smokers personalised information about their health risks could increase the uptake of and adherence to smoking cessation services.

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Inadequate funding hampers research into chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseSubscription


A lack of funding for research into chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, as well as difficulties in conducting clinical trials, make finding new treatments for this respiratory condition challenging. But there are glimmers of hope, such as reversing steroid resistance and identifying subpopulations of patients in order to speed up clinical trials.

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Study finds direct association between e-cigarette use and successful quitting


Electronic cigarettes are helping people who want to quit smoking to successfully kick the habit, according to a study on the population impact of e-cigarettes on quit rates.


Using community pharmacies to improve smoking cessation rates in Hywel DdaSubscription


Smoking is the biggest preventable cause of ill health in the UK. Although overall death rates from smoking are falling, it continues to be a burden on the health of our population in Hywel Dda, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Apart from causing ill health in people, smoking also places a great ...

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