Month: December 2011

How to quit smoking ..for good

Make 2012 the year you finally stub out that cigarette habit with our lowdown on the newest, most effective ways to give up.. Of the 10 million Brits who smoke, most admit they’d love to stop – and many will…

Geisinger will stop hiring smokers

Health care provider announces that tobacco users will not get jobs. Smokers need not apply. Starting Feb. 1, Geisinger will no longer hire applicants who use tobacco products, including cigarettes, cigars and chewing or smokeless tobacco, the health system announced…

Baby steps help keep resolutions

WITH Christmas done and dusted, it is time to set those New Year’s resolutions we never seem to achieve. But, there is hope. Whether your goal be to burn off that Christmas day lunch plus a few more unwanted kilos,…

Quit these 10 gross habits

The new year is time to turn over a new leaf and put some of your bad habits behind you. While many will try to lose weight or quit smoking – admirable goals, indeed – the new year should also…