How many times have you tried to kick the smoking habit? Did anything really work? Then try this!
The best way to get smokers to quit is to bribe them with cash or lottery tickets.
Researchers looked at 16 studies in which financial incentives were used to encourage people to give up smoking, exercise more, go for vaccinations or attend breast or cervical cancer screening.
They found that smokers who received bribes were more than twice as likely to quit for six months than those simply given advice on how to stop.
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