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Effectiveness of Pharmaceutical Smoking Cessation Aids in a Nationally Representative Cohort of American Smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

The lack of effectiveness of pharmaceutical aids in increasing long-term cessation in population samples is not an artifact caused by confounded analyses. A possible explanation is that counseling and support interventions provided in efficacy trials are
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Jun 22, 2018 20:49
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Smoking Cessation Pharmacotherapy, Even Without Counseling, Remains a Cornerstone of Treatment [FREE FULL TEXT]

critical nuances of the quitting process are better balanced and addressed by a large RCT design. Indeed, the consequences could be grave if these data were interpreted to discourage use of pharmacotherapy, which is already underutilized (4,5). If provid
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
added Jun 22, 2018 20:48
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[France] Philip Morris International Makes Call to Creative, Media and Communications Communities

During a keynote at the PMI Science Lounge at The Cannes Festival of Creativity, SVP of Communications Marian Salzman said, “We are asking the creative community to join us in raising awareness of the potential of science, technology and innovation for t
Business Wire
added Jun 22, 2018 20:40
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[New York] Quitting Smoking Ups Drug Rehab Success, Study Shows

“I think if I would have quit smoking sooner, I would have woken up sooner to the fact that I was an addict,”.... There is research that concurs. Experts say tobacco dependence is a chronic addictive disease. A 2017 study by researchers at Columbia Unive
Long Island (NY) Press
added Jun 22, 2018 20:38
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[New York] Westchester County Increases Age to Buy Tobacco Products to 21

Beginning Aug. 5, proprietors in Westchester County cannot sell tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21. A bill raising the minimum age of purchase from 18 was approved by the Westchester County Board of Legislators on June 4 and signed into law tw
TAPinto.net
added Jun 22, 2018 20:36
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[Pennsylvania] AG Shapiro: Settlement reached with tobacco companies over disputed payments

resolving 20 years of disputes and future disputes relating to the 1998 Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. Under the settlement, Pennsylvania will receive nearly $357 million in tobacco settlement money during fiscal year 2018 – 2019 on top of the $350
WPMT FOX43 (York, PA)
added Jun 22, 2018 20:33
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Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting / A Notice by the Food and Drug Administration on 06/22/2018

Agenda: On September 13 and 14, 2018, the Committee will discuss modified risk tobacco product applications, submitted by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company for six products: MR0000068: Camel Snus Frost MR0000069: Camel Snus Frost Large MR0000070: Camel Snus
Federal Register
added Jun 22, 2018 20:26
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[Massachusetts] Number of smoke-free college campuses has doubled since 2012

Massachusetts is among the states that prohibits smoking in schools and colleges. It defines smoking or smoke as "the lighting of a cigar, cigarette, pipe or other tobacco product or possessing a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or other tobacco or non-tob
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Jun 22, 2018 20:16
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[Kansas] Vape usage up 900-percent in teens in recent years, US surgeon general says

Experts are calling teen vaping an epidemic. KCTV5 News went into a local vape shop to ask how the devices are getting into the hands of kids at such an alarming rate. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids said it has never seen a tobacco product spread a
KCTV 5 (Kansas City, KS)
added Jun 22, 2018 20:13
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