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Study: Counselors Give Smokers Best Chance to Quit

Study: Counselors Give Smokers Best Chance to Quit

Dec. 27 — Smokers who work with a counselor specially trained to help them quit — along with using medications or nicotine patches or gum — are three times more likely to kick the habit than smokers who try to quit without any help, a large new study finds. Over-the-counter nicotine-replacement products have become more […]

December 27, 2013 | By | Reply More
Small rewards encourage children to eat fruit and veg

Small rewards encourage children to eat fruit and veg

Dec 25, – The good news: Research suggests that a new federal rule has prompted the nation’s schools to serve an extra $5.4 million worth of fruits and vegetables each day. The bad news: The nation’s children throw about $3.8 million of that in the garbage each day. Researchers from Brigham Young University and Cornell […]

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