Safety of Nicotine Repacement Therapies Challenged

Safety of Nicotine Repacement Therapies Challenged

The safety of Nicotine Replacement Therapies or NRTs has been challenged again – this time by researchers at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute. This is the latest in a series of studies about the carcinogenic qualities of nicotine and it revealed that nicotine excessively mutates a cell’s DNA. Read more about the study, here: http://www.impactjournals.com/oncotarget/index.php?journal=oncotarget&page=article&op=view&path[]=2033 So, […]

Download The Smoke-Free Key Stop Smoking Program

Download The Smoke-Free Key Stop Smoking Program

I’m Scot Fetherston, Tobacco Treatment Specialist and founder/program director of The Stop Smoking For Good Company – with news of an exciting breakthrough in smoking cessation. Downloads are available now for our 2014 Smoke-Free Key program – easily the most complete, advanced, affordable, digital, science-based smoking cessation program, ever. With hundreds of separate video, audio […]

Smokers Need to Hear About This Exciting Advancement

Smokers Need to Hear About This Exciting Advancement

We all share a common problem. Whether you use tobacco products or not, smoking poses a significant threat to our society – and actually has a huge negative impact on us all. Lost production and healthcare costs are in the billions of dollars. It’s the world’s biggest cause of preventable death and illness – and […]

Surest Way to Prevent COPD

Surest Way to Prevent COPD

COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, makes it difficult to breathe. Smoking is the no. 1 cause of COPD, accounting for 90 percent of the millions of cases in the U.S. and Canada. The surest way to not develop this horrible disease is to not smoke. Read more about COPD and the smoking connection, here: […]

Businesses Have Huge Financial Incentive to Help Smoking Employees to Quit

Businesses Have Huge Financial Incentive to Help Smoking Employees to Quit

There’s big financial rewards for companies choosing to promote cessation help to smoking employees. This is especially significant for employers in the construction, mining, and transportation industries employing predominantly male blue-collar workers. “The Conference Board of Canada estimated that the prevalence rate of daily smokers in a typical Canadian company would fall by 35 per […]

New Survey Results: Digital Health Tools Increase Health Care Quality

New Survey Results: Digital Health Tools Increase Health Care Quality

Most Canadians think it’s important that the health care system make use of digital health tools. Survey results released by the Canada Health Infoway shows 89% feel it is important that they personally have full advantage of digital health tools and capabilities. Get more info on the Harris/Decima survey here. And for all those Canadian […]

Smoking and Obesity May Pose Triple Threat

Smoking and Obesity May Pose Triple Threat

Research presented at a recent meeting of the American Chemical Society, shows smoking and obesity together may pose a triple health threat in addition to the increased risks for heart disease, cancer and diabetes. “Our research shows that smoking and obesity together may pose a triple health threat in addition to the increased risks for […]