A Few Words on Psychological Addiction

Psychological Addiction

Addiction comes in many shapes and sizes. Sometimes it means the dependence of a substance, like the nicotine found in the dip, snuff, cigarettes, cigars, and all other tobacco products. In this case, the body itself craves the substance, sending signals that cause unease and various other symptoms. Sometimes, in … Continue reading

Rest In Peace Lee ‘Hawk’ Reherman

Lee 'Hawk' Reherman

It is with great sadness that I write this post. Friend of KillTheCan.org, anti-smokeless tobacco advocate, actor and former American Gladiator Lee Reherman has passed away suddenly. Lee joined us many times throughout the years in our live chat and worked tirelessly with Hooch Snuff to get the word out … Continue reading

Discussion – Loss of Respect For Users?

Lose Respect

We asked the following question on our Facebook page the other day: Below is the un-edited discussion that status solicited.  Only last names have been removed: Question: now that you’re quit, do you lose respect for someone when you find out they smoke or chew? Randy – No, because I … Continue reading

Rest In Peace Mr. Padre – Tony Gwynn & Smokeless Tobacco

Tony Gwynn Rest In Peace

“I haven’t discussed that with the doctors yet, but I’m thinking it’s related to dipping,” said Gwynn, who resumed the practice of using chewing tobacco after the first two surgeries.” I quit chewing tobacco nearly 3 years ago next week, and I’ve read many statements like this and others regarding the … Continue reading

Even After 7 Years, I Still Fear Cancer

Vintage Dentist

Even after nearly 7 years quit, the thought of going to the dentist for a non-scheduled visit leads my hypochondriac brain to places I don’t want it to go.  I simply cannot tell you how many times I’ve thought about cancer in the last 7 years.  Hell, I’ve been thinking … Continue reading

Rest In Peace Lee Lewis – Nip Energy Dip Founder & President

Lee Lewis

It is with a heavy heart that I write this today.  Today I am saying goodbye to a friend, to a partner in my fight against addiction and one of the best human beings I’ve ever known.  Lee Lewis, founder and president of Nip Energy Dip, passed away on Thursday, … Continue reading