“Have ever had a cigarette break at work to clear your head? Well, you may be doing just the opposite.
New research shows that smoking cigarette thins the cortex of the brain, used for decision making, problem solving, control of purposeful behaviours, consciousness, and emotions.”
Business Insider reports.
Australian cricket icon and larrikin Doug Walters has reportedly said that after being convinced to take a laser treatment by friend and golf legend, Jack Newton, he has not felt like smoking a cigarette even once in five years. DNA reports.
While this Reuters article is from 2010, you can read about using laser to quit.
Assistant health minister Fiona Nash has launched a new $4.6 million anti-tobacco advertising campaign in Melbourne on World No Tobacco Day.
Read this SBS news.
Quit while you shop
Interesting concept. Wonder what the long-term result would be from this though. Wouldn’t want to get those not smoking casually picking up a nicotine fix.