News tagged with smoking cessation

Will Asian-language smokers use a tobacco quitline?

Telephone counseling programs for smoking cessation, popularly known as "quitlines," are an increasingly common way for smokers to quit. Every state in the U.S. now has one. However, most of them provide counseling services ...

dateMar 19, 2010 in Other
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Program delivers healthy behaviors door-to-door

In underserved areas like North Philadelphia, existing research shows a nearly 10 percent higher smoking rate than in the general population, with a lower quit rate to boot. The consequences of this public health problem ...

dateMar 01, 2010 in Health
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