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Stop-smoking

20 September 2010

Cigarette cravings may never stop

New research suggests that the seductive power of smoking cues does not diminish over time for those who are trying to kick the habit.

New research suggests that the seductive power of smoking cues does not diminish over time for those who are trying to kick the habit. The finding adds a new challenge to efforts to prevent relapse among those struggling to embark on a tobacco-free lifestyle.

"This means that quitting smokers may find that they are surprised by having a strong craving response when they come into contact with cues related to smoking, even after they have gotten through the initial withdrawal," she noted.

 

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