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Many Hospitals Fail to Support Smoking Cessation for CHD Patients Despite High Motivation to Quit

A new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine found that just over one in five smokers hospitalized for coronary heart disease (CHD) received a smoking cessation pharmacotherapy during their...

More Depressed Women Smoking

A new study published in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence finds that smoking rates among pregnant women with depression rose 2.5% between 2002 and 2014. This amounts to over 1/3 depressed...

NEW NASMHPD Policy Statement on Smoking Cessation in All Behavioral Health Settings

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Do e-cigarettes help tobacco smokers quit?

More Americans are giving up cigarettes, and a new study suggests electronic cigarettes may be the reason why. After stalling for 15 years, the U.S. quit-smoking rate rose to nearly 6 percent in...