Home > Lifestyle > Stop smoking > Stop smoking advice Stop smoking advice All sections in Stop Smoking » Effects of smoking » Stop smoking advice » Other forms of tobacco use » Smoking FAQs » Smoking in SA » Stop Smoking News Good reasons to quit In order to quit successfully, we might need to examine why we smoke in the first place - read what bloggers are saying. Ask Stop Smoking Advice » Assess Ready to quit smoking? » Assess Are you at risk for cancer? » Assess Are you at risk for COPD? » New warning labels for cigarettes Anti tobacco Art Smokescreen This health blogger is going through the process of quitting. Walk some of the way with her. More doctors smoke Camels No-one, not even Steve McQueen (who endorsed cigarettes), looked even remotely cool in old tobacco ads. Tips on cutting down Cutting down on the amount you smoke is obviously not ideal: giving up is the ultimate prize. But cutting down is a whole lot better than nothing. Keep those hands busy Many smokers find the rituals involved with smoking calming and satisfying, and handle cigarettes as a way to feel less self-conscious in public. Want to quit? Giving up smoking is like going into battle: you need to be prepared and to have your tactics worked out beforehand to give yourself the best chance of success. Resources Cancer Association of South Africa Provides information on smoking and cancer “ Latest comment on Health24 James Smythe says... Quite frankly any prosecuting body which brings 192 charges and fails to get a conviction of almost all of them, needs to be closely examined - and probably closed down! Brown and the missing millions ” Five a day the budget way Eat at least five portions of fruit and vegetables per day, dieticians say. But what if you're on a shoestring budget? Cutting down on smokes Cutting down on how much you smoke is obviously not ideal: giving up is the ultimate prize. But cutting down is a whole lot better than nothing. All about the e-cigarette The electronic, or e-cigarette, is exactly what the name suggests – a cigarette that works with electricity. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors There are more than 200 different viruses which can cause a cold A clinically proven skin care range is now available Medihelp’s regional information sessions Superior comfort and support Live healthier Keep your bones healthy » Osteoporosis risk The beauty of bones Ask the expert Osteoporosis facts Here are some interesting facts about the condition that you might not have known: Fight cold and flu » Myths and facts Cold or flu? Where germs hide 15 tips to stay healthy in winter Don't let colds and flu stop you this winter.