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Running Groups Help Graduates Quit Smoking

September 18th, 2017

Science Daily reports on a study of how running is becoming a growing trend to help people quit smoking.

20 Percent More Smokers Quit After $1 Price Increase

August 25th, 2017

The study, in Epidemiology, found that a $1 increase in price was linked to a 7 percent reduction in the risk of heavy smoking (10 cigarettes or more a day), and a 35 percent reduction in the average number of cigarettes smoked by heavy smokers.

Oregon Senate Approves Raising Legal Tobacco Age to 21

August 14th, 2017

Oregon is on track to potentially become the third state in the nation to raise its tobacco age minimum to 21 following Thursday's vote by Senate lawmakers.

FDA Aims to Lower Nicotine in Cigarettes to Get Smokers to Quit

July 31st, 2017

The Food and Drug Administration said Friday it wants to reduce the nicotine in cigarettes to make them less addictive. The unexpected announcement sent shares of tobacco companies plummeting and sparked praise among some public health advocates. If successful, the effort would be the first time the government has tried to get the Americans to quit cigarettes by reaching beyond warning labels or taxes to attacking the actual addictive substance inside.

CT Screening May Help Smokers Quit

July 31st, 2017

A CT lung scan can be just the thing to startle smokers into quitting, according to a trial led by Cardiff University researchers. This flies in the face of a commonly held belief that a negative CT screening lets smokers think that they have a “license to smoke” and instead provides a chance to press for smoking cessation support.

New Jersey Raises Smoking Age to 21

July 25th, 2017

New Jersey is set to become the third state to raise its smoking age to 21, after Republican Gov. Chris Christie signed a bill Friday that hikes the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 19.

Give New Year’s Resolutions a Boost with a “Monday Resolution”

January 4th, 2017

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Use the Power of Monday to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 3rd, 2017

The trick to successful long-term behavioral change is to shorten the time between a possible slip-up and the next temporal landmark. Monday offers the perfect opportunity.

More People Quit Smoking in 2015 Than in Decades

May 27th, 2016

The number of people in the United States who smoke cigarettes declined at a faster rate last year than it has in more than two decades, according to new research.

Study: E-Cigarettes Don’t Help Smokers Quit

January 15th, 2016

E-cigarettes are widely marketed as a way to help smokers quit traditional cigarettes, but a large new analysis finds they may actually have the opposite effect.

Genetics May Influence Ability to Quit Smoking

January 1st, 2016

A review of 22 studies — covering more than 9,000 patients — strengthens the case that a “stop smoking gene” exists.

Initiative to Stop Smoking: Quit And Stay Quit Monday

November 25th, 2014

Morgan Johnson, MPH talks to CBS New Orleans about the quit smoking initiative.

Quitters Relapse After Great American Smokeout

November 10th, 2014

The average quit attempt lasts just eight days and only five percent of smokers will manage to quit in a given year. The good news is there is a growing pool of evidence that shows a weekly approach may provide a formula for increased success.

Everyone’s a Health Nut on Monday

April 17th, 2014

Research has shown that more people start diet and exercise regimes, quit smoking, and make doctors’ appointments on Mondays than any other day of the week.

Big Data Shows Monday is Key to Health Messaging

November 18th, 2013

New research shows promise about when to disseminate health communication messages for smoking cessation campaigns.

Mondays! How to stay quit after the Great American Smokeout

November 18th, 2013

As the Great American Smokeout approaches, The Monday Campaigns encourages individuals and groups to take advantage of "I Quit & Stay Quit Monday."

The Scientific American: Mondays Top Quit-Smoking Google Searches

November 13th, 2013

Based on the number of searches for info about smoking cessation on Google, it appears more people consider quitting on Mondays than any other day.

Smokers More Likely To Consider Quit Smoking on Mondays

October 28th, 2013

Forget New Year’s. A study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Internal Medicine finds Mondays are the day when smokers worldwide are most likely to think about quitting.

Monday No Longer to Be a Drag for New York Smokers

August 1st, 2013

Upstate New York’s Hornell Evening Tribune previews the July launch of the Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Coalition’s new Quit and Stay Quit Monday program in Steuben, Chemung and Schuyler counties.

Tobacco Counselors Trained in Quit & Stay Quit Monday Program

July 30th, 2013

WENY-TV covers The Monday Campaigns’ training of counselors from New York’s Southern Tier counties on how to use Quit & Stay Quit Monday to help people quit smoking.

Health, Wealth & Wisdom Radio Features Quit & Stay Quit Monday

June 17th, 2013

Dr. Joanna Cohen, director of the Institute for Global Tobacco Control at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, brought the Q&SQM message to listeners of WMGG, Tampa, FL.

That Employee Who Smokes Costs the Boss $5,800 a Year

June 17th, 2013

NPR reports that businesses trying to cut health insurance costs are taking hard looks at the cost of employing smokers.

One Monday at a Time, Smokers Can Stay Quit After World No Tobacco Day

June 17th, 2013

Quit & Stay Quit Monday can help quitters increase the chances of long-term success.

Your Best Day to Quit Smoking: Any Monday

December 30th, 2012

Personal finance and self-improvement website Dimespring shares the power of Quit & Stay Quit Monday smoke cessation reminders with their readers.

Campaign Offers Smokers 52 Inspirations to Quit

December 18th, 2012

Medical Marketing & Media encourages smokers to kick the habit with Quit & Stay Quit Monday, profiling The Monday Campaigns and the benefit of weekly reminders for better health.

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