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[Italy] The Effect of Postretrieval Extinction of Nicotine Pavlovian Memories in Rats Trained to Self-Administer Nicotine

Current results show that the reactivation of nicotine-related Pavlovian memories may reduced the effect of renewal to exert nicotine-seeking. On the other hand, it appears that this effect is small in size and is not significantly different from CS-Extin
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 24, 2014 22:15
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A Statewide Assessment of Smoke-Free Policy in Multiunit Housing Settings

This study provided a baseline assessment of smoke-free polices in MUH settings. Perceptions of owners without smoke-free policies focused on economic concerns that were inconsistent with reports from those owners with smoke-free policies.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 24, 2014 22:14
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LAMMI: FDA Advisory Committee Not Rife With Conflicts Of Interest? -- "Please!" Quips Federal Judge

Judge Leon explained that they had a financial incentive not to make any recommendations that would compromise the lawsuits in which they would testify. On the product consulting work, the judge noted that any FDA regulation of menthol would likely inspir
Forbes
added Jul 24, 2014 22:10
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Hard-to-Watch Commercials to Make Quitting Smoking Easier

But smokers’ response to such messages was that it would not happen to them, Dr. McAfee said. What they feared more than an untimely death, it turned out, was chronic illness. “They were less motivated by the fear of dying than the fear of suffering, of
New York Times
added Jul 24, 2014 22:07
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[Pennsylvania] Benjamin Ahmad: E-cigarette candy flavors can tempt teens to try smoking

E-cigarette manufactures are part of a multibillion dollar industry that is growing sales by more than 40 percent annually. This should not be at the expense of our youth as they grow into the next generation of adults.
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Jul 24, 2014 20:29
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[Canada] 5 Important Lessons from the Biggest E-Cigarette Study

Those colorfully lit e-cigarettes are giving off way more than just "harmless water vapor," according to a comprehensive new study review by UC San Francisco's Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education. Users could also be inhaling and exhaling l
SBWire
added Jul 24, 2014 20:28
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[Massachusetts] Researching how tobacco and food companies shift blame to consumer

A $2.7 mil­lion grant from the National Cancer Insti­tute will fund research on how the tobacco, fast-​​food and sweetened-​​beverage indus­tries use and exploit the con­cept of per­sonal respon­si­bility and choice, and the resulting effect on public he
Northeastern News
added Jul 24, 2014 20:24
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[Florida] 3Qs: Big tobacco firm faces big payout

Here, we dis­cuss the ver­dict and its impli­ca­tions with Uni­ver­sity Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Law Richard Day­nard. . . conceivable that the jury was influenced by the $27 billion buy-out deal in coming up with $23+ billion in punishment: They mig
Northeastern News
added Jul 24, 2014 20:21
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[District of Columbia] Tobacco Use Target of Government Surveys

Census Bureau is currently collecting data about tobacco use as a voluntary supplement to its monthly July 2014 Current Population Survey...“The Black community is saturated with cigarette advertisements to promote smoking unlike the non-Black areas of th
Dallas Weekly
added Jul 24, 2014 20:11
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Metaphysical Sleight of Heart / ‘Magic in the Moonlight’: Another Woody Allen Odd Couple

“Magic in the Moonlight” is rated PG-13 (Parents strongly cautioned). Mild sexual implications and heavy smoking.
New York Times
added Jul 24, 2014 16:05
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