Smoke-free in 30 days Daniel F. Seidman
Daniel F. Seidman

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In the News/Media

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Wall Street Journal:

Helping the Mentally Ill to Quit Smoking
Health Journal by Melinda Beck (April 26, 2011)

Rise of the Part-Time Smoker
Health Journal by Melinda Beck (January 12, 2010)

Letter to Our New President: It's Time to Break the Habit
Health Journal by Melinda Beck (January 20, 2009)

Silencing the Voice That Says You're a Fraud
Health Journal by Melinda Beck (June 16, 2009)

Puff Power: Drug Warnings Speak to Nicotine's Sad Grip
Health Journal by Melinda Beck (February 19, 2008)

Getting 'Smober': Smokers Who Want To Quit Find Some Help on the Web
Health Journal by Tara Parker-Pope (April 22, 2003)

New York Times:

Nicotine Replacement
(January 18, 2012)

Jury Out on E-Cigarettes (1 Letter)
(November 14, 2011)

Everyday Health:

Should Healthier Cigarettes Hit the Market?
(January 4, 2012)


NYC Life Expectancy Is Seen Linked to Stepped Up Anti-Smoking Policy
(December 28, 2011)


Why Some Smokers Have a Harder Time Quitting
(June 1, 2011)

Social media may help smokers kick habit
(June 5, 2010)

St Petersburg Times:

If you want to quit smoking, there's help, from meds to websites and hot lines
(June 5, 2010)

US News and World Report:

Is It Possible to Be Smoke Free in 30 Days?
Family Health by Lindsay Lyon (January 12, 2010)

Real Clear Science:

Are E-Cigs Less Harmful? Yes and No
(September 5, 2014)

Dr. Seidman appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show on January 22, 2008. The entire show was devoted to helping smokers, and he was a consultant as well as a featured guest for the show. There were over 300 smokers in the audience that day! Dr Seidman has also been a guest on the Oprah and Friends XM radio show with Dr. Oz (December 2007) and on BBC radio (April, 2009). He has been interviewed as an expert for articles in the Wall Street Journal, New York Magazine, Business Week, AMNews (The newspaper for America's Physicians) as well as making frequent appearances on local television and other media.

A brief version of his book Smoke-Free in 30 Days was featured on the Oprah show, and then made available on where it was downloaded by more than 200,000 people.