Butt out: How to quit smoking
Scams and unproven methods
If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Smokers are easy prey for savvy marketers because of the difficulty and, for some, desperation involved in quitting. Low-voltage lasers, electronic cigarettes, herbs, supplements and magnets — though some have experienced success using them — all come loaded with promises that border on fraud and deception. Be aware of scams and research any method offering easy quitting techniques.