Health matters: stopping smoking – what works?

Health matters: stopping smoking – what works?

Summary This edition of Health Matters focuses on the range of smoking quitting routes that are available and the evidence for their effectiveness. Two-thirds of smokers say they want to quit, however most try to do so unaided, which is the least effective method....

Get The Right Support This Stoptober

Stop smoking advisors were on hand at the Royal London Hospital yesterday (Thursday 20 September) to launch the national Stoptober campaign. Joined by John Biggs, Mayor of Tower Hamlets, Ian Basnett, Associate Director for Public Health at Barts Health NHS Trust and...

Quit Tobacco Before And Beyond Ramadan

Help is at hand in the run up to Ramadan for Muslims to receive support in quitting tobacco before the holy month begins on 16/17 May this year. Ramadan is one of the most important events of the Islamic calendar as it is a time for fasting, praying, forgiveness and...