The novel aspect in our study is that it is the first to the point the benefit of reducing smoking.

‘The novel aspect in our study is that it is the first to the point the benefit of reducing smoking, ‘adds Dr. ‘This is information that some smokers could live with it – literally. To remember to remember the deforestation in a first step prior to full cessation, especially those that it is impossible to stop immediately find ‘.

By cutting their habit by only five cigarettes a day, maybe a smoker see the probability of dying within the next 13 years by 18 percent decrease. The researchers caution, however, that still continue to smoke carries the risks of cancer and lung disease, and doctors should demand that their patients quit entirely. The burden of heart disease on our healthcare system is enormous, the total impact of smoking on heart attacks and cardiac mortality is therefore much more important than its impact on lung cancer, says Dr. The effect of smoking on heart health is actually a much bigger threat to public health, and most people are not aware of it.

Behavior strategies include feedback, goal setting, self-monitoring and stimulus or cues. Self-monitoring, a method in which participants record and track their activity over time, significantly increased awareness and provided the motivation for improvement, said Conn.Courtesy of They can total Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report show, search the archives or sign up for email delivery for the Emperor Daily Health Policy Report strongly supported royal network. A free service of The Henry J. Publishes. Kaiser Family Foundation.

The announcement is huge news for Mexico, that Country Director with HIV / AIDS and other diseases, Patricia Campos, Latin America of AHF says .