E-Cigarette Use Triples Among Middle and High School Students

Posted By: QuitSmoking.com Staff | Apr 24 2015

Rhiannon Griffith-Bowman smokes an e-cigarette in San Rafael, Calif.

The CDC reported that e-cigarette use has tripled among middle and high school students, it’s use has even surpassed traditional cigarette use for these age groups.  The biggest concern associated with this sudden and enormous increase, is that these are young men and women whose brains are still developing and nicotine has been shown to affect brain development.  There is an increased likelihood that these teens will switch to traditional cigarettes in the future which will basically undo…

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Brush Your Teeth

Posted By: QuitSmoking.com Staff | Apr 22 2015



“Change your usual routine, instead of getting up & pouring that 1st cup of coffee & lighting up, brush your teeth & drink water, juice, v-8, & eat something. Then brush your teeth again. Find something to do to keep your hands occupied, get a craving, grab some gum, or mints, take a good brisk walk.  Brush your teeth periodically throughout the day, you will be amazed at how much better your mouth will feel, how much better food will begin to taste after a while & also how much better your…

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California Leading the Way Again

Posted By: QuitSmoking.com Staff | Apr 15 2015

Prevalence of Smoking in High School students over a 30 day period in California.

The state of California is one of the states at the forefront of the battle against tobacco, but over the last few years their success has been slipping.  This is partially due to campaign contributions and tens of millions of dollars spent by the tobacco industry to reduce their efforts.  “In the 1990s, California had the nation’s most wide-ranging anti-smoking laws. When the state funded a tobacco control and prevention program, the percentage of adult smokers in California fell by half, from…

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Buy A Journal

Posted By: QuitSmoking.com Staff | Apr 14 2015



“Journal when you have a cigarette or a craving so you can identify and change the pattern when you are ready to quit.”  Jennifer K. | New Waterford, Novia Scotia, CA

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Drink Water Like Crazy

Posted By: QuitSmoking.com Staff | Apr 7 2015



“Drink water like crazy and get lots of fresh air.  Walking helps a lot.” Joerg | Houston, Texas

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