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Dr Polosa Discusses His Latest Quit Smoking Electronic Cigarette Study

Interview by Paul Bergen Dr. Riccardo Polosa graciously agreed to discuss the findings in his latest research on smokers enrolled in a smoking cessation study testing the effectiveness of e-cigarettes (both nicotine and non-nicotine) for quitting smoking. PLB: Perhaps one of the most intriguing aspects of this study is selecting individuals who were not planning […]

Italian Non-Smoking Association Positive About Electronic Cigarettes

(This post has been updated following clarification from Riccardo – see bottom of post.) Hard on the heels of the UK government`s enthusiastic comments on electronic cigarettes, the Italian Non-Smoking Association (Lega Italiano Anti Fumo (LIAF)) is close to announcing positive results from their own research. Professor Riccardo Polosa, Scientific advisor of LIAF and a Professor of […]

Can’t quit smoking? Here’s why you should make switching to the electronic cigarette your New Year’s resolution.

Every year millions of smokers around the world try to quit smoking. Unfortunately, according to statistics, just 5-10% of people are successful. And that includes people who use smoking cessation aids. Why quit smoking? And yet there is every reason to quit smoking. Smoking 20 cigarettes a day will cost you £2136 a year. You […]

Have you quit smoking with the electronic cigarette?

Have you managed to quit smoking with the e-cigarette? If so, scientists in America want to hear from you. The American Council on Smoking and Health are looking for smokers who have managed to quit using the electronic cigarette. Dispatch: A question for our Dispatch readers ACSH staffers would like to know if you or […]