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Quitting smoking

Quitting smoking

Overview

The many methods of quitting smoking include counseling and support groups, nicotine patches, gums and sprays, and incremental reduction.

Update Date 8/29/2015

Updated by: Laura J. Martin, MD, MPH, ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Atlanta, GA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.