Quitting smoking is possible. One of the first steps toward quitting is knowing the facts about how much smoking harms ourselves and those around us. A few of the many reasons to stop smoking:
Smoking causes cancer. Lung cancer is now the most common cancer globally. Smoking increases the risk of sudden infant death syndrome [...]
In 1984 ALTTPRO developed CigArrest as part of its corporate mission to treat addictions.
In 1994 ALTTPRO was contacted by the National Institue of Drug Abuse to help develop a treatment for Methamphetamine Cocaine addiction using many of the drugs that were used in treating nicotine addiction.
A decison was made to contract with a [...]
Former smokers have a better-functioning memory than those who still light up, a new study finds.
On a practical test of their recollection ability, people who on average had quit smoking for 2.5 years performed 25 percent better than current smokers did. People who had never smoked scored 37 percent better than the [...]
I read this report from the British Medical Journal and nearly fell out of my chair. Adults with higher levels of chocolate consumption have a “substantial reduction” in the risk of cardio-metabolic disorders (heart attack and stroke), according to a paper published online this week.
The relationship between consuming chocolate and having diabetes, heart attack [...]
Huge US study published in the Lancet finds risk of heart disease linked to smoking is 25% higher for women. Toxic chemicals in tobacco smoke may have a more potent effect on women due to biological differences, scientists believe.
Smoking is more likely to give women heart disease than men, a study has found.