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Running group helps half its graduates quit smoking

medicalxpress.com
September 12, 2017

Joining a running group can help you quit smoking. That's the conclusion of a new UBC study that found that half the people who completed a 10-week program were able to successfully quit smoking.

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‘Type-A types’ rechannelled from smoking to running

Sarah Petrescu / TIMES COLONIST
April 2, 2017

Run to Quit participants jog their way to better health. The The program started in 2016 with 1,000 participants in six provinces who participated in clinics that range in cost from about $40 to $70.

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Program urging people to quit smoking hits Nanaimo

Ian Holmes/ Nanaimo News Now
April 2, 2017

Run to Quit program starting up in Penetanguishene

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Run to Quit program starting up in Penetanguishene

Midland Mirror
April 2, 2017

A program that encourages smokers to exchange a bad habit for a good one is coming to Penetanguishene.

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Bride-to-be kicks smoking habit

The Sudbury Star
April 3, 2017

When she got engaged, she knew she wanted to make some changes to her lifestyle prior to the big day.

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Run away from your addiction to cigarettes

The Daily Courier
April 4, 2017

A new way to quit smoking is to take up running.

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Run your ‘butts’ off

Wayne Moore/ Castanet.com
April 5, 2017

A program encouraging people to quit smoking while enjoying the benefits of exercise and a change in lifestyle.

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Running program helps smokers quit

Johanna Weidner Waterloo Region Record/Kitchener Post/ Waterloo Chronicle
April 14, 2017

A program encouraging people to quit smoking while enjoying the benefits of exercise and a change in lifestyle.

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Smokers urged to ‘Run to Quit’

Chris Istace Westman Journal
April 4, 2017

After the first of year of study, the results are in. Smokers can literally run away from the habit.

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One stride at a time

Jen Zoratti Winnipeg Free Press
April 4, 2017

Run to Quit program aims to replace a bad habit with a good one.

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Running program that helps smokers quit launches in Manitoba

CTV News - Winnipeg
March 24, 2017

There are nicotine patches, e-cigarettes, gum, medicine and even behavioral therapy, but quitting smoking remains a daunting task for many Canadians.

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Run to Quit bad habits

Kelowna Capital News
Apr 6, 2017

The Run to Quit program is open for spring registration, giving smokers an opportunity to quit smoking while enjoying the benefits of becoming physically active outdoors.

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Run to Quit smoking program accepting registrants

Hamilton Spectator
Apr 12, 2017

A 10-week program aimed to help smokers quit through running is looking for participants to jog their way to better health.

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Just show up

Chris Montanini The Londoner
Apr 20, 2017

Kathryn Vandecamp remembers staring at her computer screen wondering, “What did I just do?”

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