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[California] Life's a drag! Kate Beckinsale puffs on cigarette as she leaves LA home in all black outfit

She needs her fix: The beauty put up her feet and puffed away on a cigarette as she was driven away by a young man
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 30, 2016 16:58
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ARCHIVE: TOC: December 2001, Volume 10, suppl 1 / Debunking myths around 'light' cigarettes and implications for 'reduced risk' products

Smokers' beliefs about “Light” and “Ultra Light” cigarettes / Effect of health messages about “Light” and “Ultra Light” cigarettes on beliefs and quitting intent / Do “Light” cigarettes undermine cessation? / Changing the future of tobacco marketing by u
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2016 13:54
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ARCHIVE: Health impact of “reduced yield” cigarettes: a critical assessment of the epidemiological evidence [FREE FULL TEXT]

there is no convincing evidence that changes in cigarette design between the 1950s and the mid 1980s have resulted in an important decrease in the disease burden caused by cigarette use for either smokers as a group or for the whole population. While man
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2016 13:50

[Canada] TYNDALL: The time is right to spark easier electronic-cigarette access

Regulations are needed to ensure that the e-cigarettes themselves meet quality standards, that the vapour is free from other toxins, that the advertised nicotine content is accurate and that the health and social impacts are closely monitored. The current
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Aug 30, 2016 13:40

[Australia] CHAPMAN: The failed history of tobacco harm reduction

if the genie starts looking like a trojan horse bringing its very own set of health problems down the track, addicting vast numbers of school kids to nicotine who would have never used any nicotine product, and slowing smoking cessation through prolonged
The Conversation (au)
added Aug 30, 2016 13:33

[Denmark] Prenatal Maternal Smoking and Increased Risk for Tourette Syndrome and Chronic Tic Disorders

In an analysis of 73,073 singleton pregnancies from the Danish National Birth Cohort...Prenatal maternal smoking was associated with increased risk for TS/CT as well as TS/CT with comorbid psychiatric conditions, even after adjustment for several importa
Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
added Aug 30, 2016 13:25
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[Denmark] Cigarette Smoking During Pregnancy Associated With Tourette Syndrome in Offspring

indicate that nicotine exposure during pregnancy through cigarette smoking is associated with increased risk for Tourette syndrome and chronic tic disorder (TS/CT), as well as TS/CT with comorbid psychiatric conditions including attention-deficit/hyperact
Psychiatry Advisor
added Aug 30, 2016 13:23

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Tax agency probes PMI, BAT

Korean tax authorities have begun an intensive special tax investigation into two foreign tobacco manufacturers for evading taxes on cigarettes produced before last year‘s tax hike, but sold after the raise, industry watchers said. For the past few mont
Korea Herald (kr)
added Aug 30, 2016 13:20

[Pennsylvania] TOUSSAINT: Administrators: consider smoking ban

Despite challenges, and people who feel they would be negatively affected by a smoking ban, some change is needed. A smoking ban could be a step in helping some reduce their smoking habits or quit altogether, and it would definitely reduce secondhand smo
Temple News (Temple University)
added Aug 30, 2016 12:36
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[Greece, UK] Vaping as bad for your heart as smoking cigarettes, study finds

The findings triggered warnings that electronic cigarettes may be “far more dangerous” than was thought. Trials found that a typical session using a device caused similar effects to the main heart artery as smoking a cigarette. The research, presented
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 30, 2016 12:33
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