Headlines Tagged with Addiction — 2,845 headlines found
Cessation of alcohol consumption decreases rate of nicotine metabolism in male alcohol-dependent smokers
The results support the idea that chronic alcohol abuse may increase the rate of nicotine metabolism, which then decreases over time after alcohol cessation. This information may help to inform future smoking cessation interventions in this population.
May 3, 2016 Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added May 3, 2016 18:19
Alcohol-dependent people quickly process nicotine in their bodies and that may make it more difficult to quit smoking, suggests a small study of Polish men. “We didn’t measure what was happening when people were drinking, but after they stopped, their el
May 3, 2016 Reuters
added May 3, 2016 18:17
Once he joined the army, others would offer him cigarettes, he argued. He said the instructors were smokers, and during breaks the instructors would stand with the other smokers. He said people would be "lighting up every chance they got".
Apr 24, 2016 The Age (au)
added Apr 24, 2016 18:22
Differences in Longer-Term Smoking Abstinence After Treatment by Specialist or Nonspecialist Advisors: Secondary Analysis of Data From a Relapse Prevention Trial [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions: People who receive support to stop smoking from a specialist appear to be at lower risk of relapse than those receiving support from a nonspecialist advisor.
Apr 9, 2016 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 9, 2016 14:14
Over the strong objection of merchants and manufacturers, the House gave final approval Thursday to legislation that will nearly double the price of e-cigarettes. The 92 percent tax took a circuitous route to House passage after previous efforts to add
Apr 1, 2016 Rutland (VT) Herald
added Apr 2, 2016 21:33
both sides are using the same evidence to come to vastly differing conclusions. Meanwhile the vaping community, somewhat disillusioned by the academic spats that have sometimes spilled over in to the media, are continuing to vape, and seemingly to quit sm
Mar 9, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 18:00
A new study published today in the scientific journal Addiction evaluated a new method for measuring nicotine delivery from e-cigarettes. Researchers found that ‘first-generation’ e-cigarettes, which use ‘cartomizers’, delivered nicotine less consistent
Feb 22, 2016 Addiction
added Mar 1, 2016 09:35
Within the general population, cannabis use is associated with an increased risk for several substance use disorders. Physicians and policy makers should take these associations of cannabis use under careful consideration.
Feb 17, 2016 JAMA Psychiatry (Archives of General Psychiatry)
added Feb 29, 2016 21:01
One length of Neanderthal DNA is now linked to increased risk of nicotine addiction, and several variants influence the risk of mood disorders, including depression. As tobacco was introduced into widespread use in Europe only 400 years ago, the research
Feb 12, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 12, 2016 13:38
may seem like modern problems, but scientists now believe they are triggered by DNA we inherited from our Neanderthal ancestors. The heavy-browed hominids left a damaging genetic legacy when they interbred with modern humans, researchers have found.
Feb 11, 2016 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 11, 2016 20:34