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The dirty little secret behind smoking cessation apps

A study of the most popular smoking cessation apps finds very few use evidence-based practices proven to help smokers quit.

By November 15, 2013

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Kick back and relax with a plug-in smoker

The Char-Broil Big Easy 2-in-1 Electric Infrared Smoker & Roaster requires very little attention when in use. An integrated probe thermometer allows for hassle-free cooking.

By September 13, 2011

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Smokers can get a virtual look at their dirty lungs

A new app from SapientNitro uses augmented reality to show what smoking does to your lungs.

By July 21, 2011

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Regular text messaging could help smokers quit

In two related studies, researchers find that text messaging could be an ideal means of delivering momentary interventions in the lives of smokers trying to quit.

By March 8, 2011

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Heavy smoker? Consider annual CT scans

National Cancer Institute study finds that annual CT scans reduce current and former heavy smokers' risk of dying from lung cancer by 20 percent.

By November 4, 2010

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Hospital alarm system will sound when people light up

An alarm-and-loudspeaker system at a Scottish hospital is designed to shame seditious smokers and stem the smattering of cigarette butts.

By March 27, 2012

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A smoker with a plug

Aussie's electric H20 Smoker uses water to manage heat levels.

By July 8, 2010

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Study: Gamers' bodies like 60-year-old chain smokers

In tests that sought to determine whether gaming is sport, a university professor finds gamers have the reactions of fighter pilots but the bodies of old chain smokers.

By June 7, 2010

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Jim Beam Bradley Smoker adds flavor to meals

The Jim Beam Bradley Smoker makes for a heck of a brisket. Oh, and it lets you show off your whiskey preference at the same time.

By April 26, 2010

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Breathe in Blu's social-networking cigarette pack

"Smart" cigarette package brings networking to smokers by flashing and vibrating when it detects other packs nearby. But will it help them quit?

By May 13, 2011