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Number of ex-smokers double that of current smokers

Data that has been published by PHE ahead of the Stoptober challenge shows that smoking rates are at their lowest since records began.

Smoking - triggering the quit attempt

A process for providing support to people who want to give up smoking

Stub it out

It can take three or more attempts to successfully quit smoking.

The 28-day challenge

Use the Stoptober campaign to reignite interest in pharmacy-based stop smoking services

Nutritional management of preterm infants

This CPD module is supported by an educational grant from SMA Nutrition

Stubbing out the habit

The smoking cessation market is changing and with so many options now available in and out of the pharmacy, offering the right advice will be key

Tobacco harm reduction and a changing market

What’s the latest in the fast developing category of nicotine replacement therapy and smoking cessation?

Do e-cigarettes have a place in pharmacy?

It’s a rapidly growing, but controversial, market

Half of long-term smokers to die from cigarette smoking

Smoking rates have dropped to their lowest for a century, but support to quit is still vital.

Seeing past the smoke

Public Health England has been encouraging smokers to pick up an NHS Quit Kit from their local pharmacy.
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