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Electronic cigarettes worked just as well as nicotine patches to help smokers quit, according to the first study to compare them. (DENIS CHARLET/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: E-Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit As Effectively As Nicotine Patches

Electronic cigarettes worked just as well as nicotine patches to help smokers quit, according to the first study to compare them.

09/07/2013

A national media and advertising campaign entitled “Tips From Former Smokers” is being credited for more than 200,000 smokers having quit following the three-month campaign. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

CDC: US Adult Smoking Rate Falls To 18 Percent

Last year, about 18 percent of adults participating in a national health survey described themselves as current smokers.

06/18/2013

DeKalb County Board of Health are proposing to ban cigarettes in public places.

DeKalb County Debates Smoking Ban

A proposed ban on public smoking may be sending tempers flaring in DeKalb County. The DeKalb County Board of Health suggests that smoking should be banned in places including parks, bars, and strip clubs. Business […]

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