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Quitting Smoking Through Hypnosis

Hypnosis is being touted as a means to quit smoking, promote weight loss, treat eating disorders and many other things. Is this method a true treatment for these issues or just another snake oil being hawked by slimy salesmen? Let's look at hypnosis in conjunction with smoking.

Stop Smoking With Subliminal Messages

Using subliminal messages as a tool to help you quit smoking is an excellent idea if you have been struggling with a nicotine addiction, and need an extra boost to make that nasty habit disappear from your life. Subliminal messages can't make you quit, but they can help you reach a point where

Electronic Cigarettes - The Future of Smoking?

Despite the health risks and enormous campaigns to persuade the public to give up smoking, people are still taking up the habit and it seems, like drinking, it could be here to stay. So what ...

Salt

Definition of the drug slang term 'Salt' from the About.com Alcoholism / Substance Abuse glossary of drug street terms.

Even Low Tobacco Smoke Exposure Is Risky

Even low levels of tobacco smoke exposure pose a risk to lung health, triggering potentially hazardous genetic changes, according to a new study.

Stop Smoking Marijuana - 5 Tips That Work

If you are starting on your journey to stop smoking marijuana here are 5 tips that can make quitting a little easier. Create a Journal or Worksheets First thing to do is create a journal or set of worksheets to help discover all aspects of marijuana in your life. Reasons for smoking the drug, reason

Addiction: Some Important Indicators

Lots of folks use the term "addiction" more than it really ought to be utilized. We have a tendency to assert to be "addicted" to everything from chocolate to action films and everything in between. ...

Do Hot Dogs Cause Brain Tumors in Children?

Children who eat hot dogs aren't any more likely to get brain tumors than children who don't eat hotdogs. But moms-to-be might want to avoid eating hot dogs.

Sasfras

Definition of the drug slang term 'Sasfras' from the About.com Alcoholism / Substance Abuse glossary of drug street terms.

Alcoholism Test - Do Your Have An Alcohol Problem?

Generally speaking, an alcoholism test includes a set of questions that are designed to determine whether a problem with drinking exists, whether a person might be afflicted with the disease of alcoholism. Typical alcoholism test questions are...