29 Feb '12, 1pm

Five of the best… natural ways to quit smoking: Trying to quit, but can't face puffing on e-cigarettes or chewin...

Five of the best… natural ways to quit smoking: Trying to quit, but can't face puffing on e-cigarettes or chewin...

Winter is always the worst time of year for smokers. Bogey and Bacall – those most glamourous of nicophiles – never had to suffer the indignity of juggling cigarette, matches and umbrella while exiled to a frozen fire escape and forced out onto the icy streets to sate their cravings. Neither did they have to put up with the smug self-righteousness of non-smoking colleagues, nor the pointed coughs of passive-aggressive second-hand martyrs at bus stations and pub gardens. And with National No Smoking Day coming up on the 14th March, winter might be the best time of year to quit. But for many, kicking the habit can seem like an impossible challenge. Compared to drug addicts or alcoholics, would-be non-smokers often receive less support and less sympathy while trying to renounce the evil weed, even though the physiological effects of nicotine dependency can be just as debilita...

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