News from california smokers' helpline A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jan 14, 2014, 12:16 ET

California Smokers' Helpline Launches Free, Web-Based Referral Service

 The California Smokers' Helpline—http://www.nobutts.org—just made it easier for health professionals to refer their patients who...

Sep 30, 2013, 17:03 ET

Quitting Smoking Just Got Easier For Medi-Cal Members

California Smokers' Helpline to Send Free Nicotine Patches to Members' Homes Quitting smoking just got easier for members of Medi-Cal,...

Oct 30, 2012, 13:07 ET

Helpline Celebrates 20 Years of Helping Smokers Quit

Offers Top 10 Tips to Help Smokers Quit  Shu-Hong Zhu, PhD, principal investigator for the California Smokers' Helpline...

Oct 08, 2012, 14:07 ET

Free Asian Language Quitline -- Telephone Quit Assistance And Nicotine Patches

Asian Smokers' Quitline to Provide Nationwide Cessation Services  The Asian Smokers' Quitline (www.asiansmokersquitline.org),...

Aug 17, 2011, 07:07 ET

Smokers to Get Free Nicotine Patches From the California Smokers' Helpline

Callers to 1-800-NO-BUTTS Can Receive a Free 2-Week Starter Kit For a limited time, the California Smokers' Helpline is sending free nicotine...