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Is Chrissie Swan a bad mother?

8 February, 2013

Many people have vilified the media personality Chrissie Swan for smoking in pregnancy.

Quitting smoking prolongs life

26 January, 2013

New study shows that kicking the habit at any age can increase your life expectancy

FDA safety report on Champix is reassuring

17 January, 2013

Champix may have a slightly increased risk of cardiovascular events, but any risk is likely to be small.

The life and death of Bryan

13 January, 2013

Of the seven graphic images on the new cigarette packs, the most confronting is the one of Bryan Curtis. The image shows Bryan o…

Further bans on outdoor smoking in NSW

3 January, 2013

Smoking will be banned in a number of outdoor places in NSW from 7 January 2013.

Why the 'crest of coolness' is important to smokers

21 December, 2012

Many smokers tell us that cigarettes taste different since plain packaging was introduced. However, the manufacturers deny any c…

Colin elected Vice President of AASCP

27 November, 2012

Colin was elected honorary Vice President of the Australian Association of Smoking Cessation Professionals (AASCP) at the AGM on…

Nicotine mouth spray now available

17 November, 2012

QuickMist, the new nicotine mouth spray acts much more quickly to relieve cravings than other nicotine products, such as the gum…

What is 'Quit4good'?

17 November, 2012

A treatment called Quit4Good has recently been heavily advertised as the 'world’s first nicotine free oral strip'.

Plain packaging will save lives

17 November, 2012

The new plain packaging laws have reaffirmed Australia as a world leader in public health. From 1 December, all tobacco products…

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