News tagged with tobacco

Indigenous Australians are not heavy smokers

(PhysOrg.com) -- A recent study has busted the myth Indigenous Australians are heavy smokers and has indicated those living in remote communities consume fewer cigarettes a day than other smokers, even though they continue ...

dateJul 16, 2010 in Health
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A community approach to kicking the habit

A team of health researchers from The University of Nottingham are spearheading a new project to reduce tobacco use in an area which has one of the highest rates of smoking in the country.

dateJun 29, 2010 in Health
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Study: More can be done more to help smokers quit

(PhysOrg.com) -- Many healthcare providers are quick to advise patients to quit smoking, but few follow up with programs, plans or prescriptions to help them break the habit, new research from UC Davis has found.

dateJun 15, 2010 in Health
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