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Effects of Duration of Electronic Cigarette Use

reported daily consumption of traditional cigarettes decreased with increasing duration of e-cigarette use. Although this information is distinct from previous studies, it supports the notion that individuals are often able to reduce or quit cigarette use
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 21, 2015 17:25

Nicotine Dependence, Nicotine Metabolism and the Extent of Compensation in Response to Reduced Nicotine Content Cigarettes

reduced nicotine content cigarettes (RNC)....TCD is associated with overall exposure to nicotine and other constituents of tobacco smoke, while a short TFC is associated with an increased compensatory response after switching to RNC.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 9, 2015 10:09

[Tennessee] Cleaveland: Too early to say that e-cigarettes are safe

Until full testing of the safety of the countless chemicals used in e-cigarettes is completed, the FDA should raise red flags about their use by anyone. At present, e-cigarettes serve mainly the profit motives of their manufacturers and distributers.
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jan 8, 2015 11:06

Cigarette Addiction Affects Men, Women's Brains Differently; Brain Scans Reveal Need For Tailored Treatment

Researchers at Yale University studied the brains of men and women using positron emission tomography (PET) scans. Their intention was to measure the changing levels of dopamine, which control the brain’s pleasure and reward pathways, in men and women's b
Medical Daily
added Dec 28, 2014 17:17

Le HOUEZEC: The beef against electronic cigarettes is based on false evidence

But nicotine is only partly responsible for tobacco dependence. Other substances from tobacco smoke – such as monoamine oxidase inhibitors, which have antidepressant effects – reinforce tobacco dependence, but are absent from vaporized nicotine. That may
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Dec 4, 2014 21:16

[California] Teen Talk: Parents' hard line on e-cigarettes sparks rift

What makes me mad is that e-cigs are not harmful or dangerous like regular cigarettes, so I feel like my parents are overreacting... DEAR BROOKE: E-cigs are simply liquid nicotine ... be careful that you aren’t setting up a lifelong nicotine habit.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Aug 22, 2014 06:51

An Evaluation of FDA’s Analysis of the Costs and Benefits of the Graphic Warning Label Regulation

We describe in detail why the notion of consumer surplus, predicated on well-informed rational behavior, does not apply in this instance in which the vast majority of smokers begin smoking, and become addicted, before the age of majority. These smokers ha
Tobacconomics (Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago)
added Aug 7, 2014 11:16

[UK] The shameful side of smoking: the secret addicts who just can't quit

As England player Jack Wilshere is caught drinking smoking at a pool party, we look at the celebrities who just can't put down their cigarette
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:42

Believe It or Not, Big Tobacco May Help Make Anti-Addiction Drugs

What's stranger still is that much of the relevant research into nicotinic compounds comes from Big Tobacco, the makers and marketers of one of the most addictive substances on the planet and the single most preventable cause of death. Researchers even be
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 21, 2014 14:20

[Vermont] FIRST: Clearing the air around e-cigarette facts and fiction

Thus the name of the game is to educate your children and teens about these devices so they do not use them, let alone become addicted. If you or your teen smokes and wants to use e-cigarettes to quit, remind him or her that this is not a great idea, sin
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Jun 16, 2014 09:20
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