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May 23, 2008, 01:00 ET MultiVu Video Feed: FREE NICOTINE REPLACEMENT THERAPY (NRT) TO BE OFFERED TO REGISTERED PILOTS INTERESTED IN QUITTING RELIEF IN LIGHT OF RECENT FAA RULINGS

COMMIT LOZENGE CAN HELP REVERSE MENTAL ACUITY DEFICITS IN SMOKERS WHO ARE QUITTING PLUS: Medical Expert Available for Interview to Address FAA...


May 23, 2008, 01:00 ET Video: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Offers Free Nicotine Lozenges for All Certified Pilots and Air Traffic Controllers to Help Them Safely Quit Smoking

PITTSBURGH, May 23 /PRNewswire/ -- With the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) recent announcement to remove a prescription anti-smoking...


May 22, 2008, 01:00 ET Nicotine Replacement Therapy Is Safe, Effective and Can Help Reverse Mental Acuity Deficits in Smokers Who Are Quitting, Including Commercial and Private Pilots

PITTSBURGH, May 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In light of today's announcement by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that it has removed a...


May 08, 2008, 01:00 ET GSK's Ernestine Harris Honored as Industry 'Rising Star' by Healthcare Businesswomen's Association

PITTSBURGH, May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- An international organization dedicated to furthering the advancement of women in healthcare is...


May 07, 2008, 01:00 ET A Statement from GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare on 2008 Update to the U.S. Public Health Service Guideline on Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare, marketer of the leading smoking cessation products including...


May 06, 2008, 01:00 ET Don't Be a Snore Loser - A Relationship Wake Up Call

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- While communication and romance must always be addressed to ensure a vibrant relationship, a new survey...


Apr 21, 2008, 01:00 ET New TUMS(R) QuikPak(TM) Campaign Offers Innovative Heartburn Relief with a Little Help from the Jetsons

PITTSBURGH, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare launches a $20 million integrated marketing campaign for...


Feb 29, 2008, 00:00 ET Misperceptions About Smoking Cessation Aids May Hinder Smokers From Using Effective Treatment for Quitting

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Leading researchers in the field of smoking cessation are gathering at the annual meeting of...


Feb 04, 2008, 00:00 ET One Million Boxes of Over-the-Counter Smoking Cessation Products Sold in January 2008

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK) Consumer Healthcare today announced that it sold one million boxes of...


Dec 19, 2007, 00:00 ET Really Think You Can 'Lose 30 Pounds In 30 Days?' Survey Shows More Than One-Third of Americans Cannot Separate Help From Hype

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Some describe New Year's as the "world championship" of weight loss, as adults are bombarded with...


Oct 23, 2007, 01:00 ET Two Million Consumers Commit to Healthier Weight-Loss Approach with alli

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (NYSE: GSK) announced today that it has sold more than 2...


Sep 28, 2007, 01:00 ET A New Interactive Consumer Experience Highlighting Successful Weight Loss Strategies is Coming to a Mall Near You

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (NYSE: GSK) announces the launch of the "alli...


Sep 24, 2007, 01:00 ET Photos: New Survey Shows Many Successful Quit Smoking Attempts Made Without Advance Planning

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- For some smokers, carefully planning a quit attempt may not be the path to becoming smoke-free. While there...


Aug 29, 2007, 01:00 ET Help and Resources for Houston Smokers Looking to Quit as Smoking Ban Takes Effect

HOUSTON, Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- There are more than 385,000 adult smokers in Houston.(1),(2) On September 1st, smokers in Houston will have an...


Jun 12, 2007, 01:00 ET alli(TM) - The OTC Weight Loss Product - On Shelves Nationwide Later This Week

PITTSBURGH, June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (NYSE: GSK) announces that alli(TM), the only FDA-approved...


Jun 08, 2007, 01:00 ET Anderson Native Wins $1 Million in National Smoking Cessation Challenge Sponsored by Nicorette(R) Fruit Chill(TM) Gum

PITTSBURGH, June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Little did Madonna J. Mellott dream that her decision to quit smoking and enter a smoking cessation...


May 23, 2007, 01:00 ET alli(TM) Debuts Through the alli Experience

PITTSBURGH, May 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (NYSE: GSK) introduces a new approach to weight loss...


May 10, 2007, 01:00 ET MultiVu Video Feed: "Ugly Betty" Star America Ferrera's Smile Worth $10 Million

New Aquafresh White Trays Insures Her Smile Through Lloyd's of London to Raise Money For Smiles For Success, a Program That Provides Free Dental...


May 10, 2007, 01:00 ET Video: 'Ugly Betty' Star America Ferrera's Smile Worth $10 Million

PITTSBURGH, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A picture is worth a thousand words, but did you know a smile is worth $10 million? That's the value of an...


May 05, 2007, 01:00 ET New Aquafresh(R) White Trays(TM) Puts Their Money Where Her Mouth Is

PITTSBURGH, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest innovation in tooth whitening, Aquafresh White Trays, is inviting consumers to visit...