Tobacco related news from Victoria.
Quit has welcomed news that the Federal Government is taking steps to restrict tobacco advertising online.
On Wednesday 24th August, the Plain Packaging Bill was passed in Canberra.
Although Quit loves to hear people making the commitment to quit on New Year’s eve, it’s advising people to hold off until a couple of weeks into 2011 before quitting.
Nicotine patches are now listed on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, slashing their price.
Male smokers looking forward to showing their loved ones a good time in the bedroom are at risk of under-performing this Valentine’s day.
You may have wanted to quit before but been worried about feeling down or depressed. In fact, that might be one of the reasons you smoke - to try and get some of those feelings under control.
But a new study out of the USA has found that smokers who quit are actually at their happiest when they are smoke-free.
On May 31st, Opposition Leader Tony Abbott announced the coalition would support the government’s proposal to put cigarettes in plain packs.