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Texting 2 quit - Using mobile phones to support people quit smoking


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  • Website: Evidently Cochrane
  • Resource type: Article

Summary - The message of this resource is:

Support, in the form of education and nicotine replacement therapy, can increase your chances of quitting smoking. Counselling and text message support via mobile phone is a promising way to manage nicotine cravings. More research is needed as technology options change.


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Keywords

tobacco, nicotine, addiction, gum, anti-depressant, withdrawal


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Rated on: 4/5/2017 2:27:12 PM

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