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[Europe, UK, USA] Restrict or Ban E-Cigarettes, Lung Societies Say

The American Thoracic Society and American College of Chest Physicians joined their counterpart organizations in the Forum of International Respiratory Societies in a position statement taking a skeptical view of the battery-powered nicotine vaporizing d
MedPage Today
added Aug 12, 2014 09:28
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KOH: The Tobacco Fight Is Far From Over

As I conclude more than five years of service as the Assistant Secretary for Health, it is my fervent hope that we can someday relegate the tobacco epidemic to the history books. Let us stop this suffering once and for all and give our kids a fighting cha
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 4, 2014 11:35
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Table of Contents - Volume 16 Issue 7 July 2014

Addressing the Evidence for FDA Nicotine Replacement Therapy Label Changes: A Policy Statement / Cigarettes With Different Nicotine Levels Affect Sensory Perception and Levels of Biomarkers of Exposure in Adult Smokers / Role of Cocoa as a Cigarette Addi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 16, 2014 23:37
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Ozzy Osbourne on Short Term Memory Loss, Cigarettes vs. Heroin

"...if they discovered tobacco today, then it would be right next to heroin. I mean, I haven't smoked for a quite a while now but it was one of the most addictive substances that I ever put in my body. Even if I had a cold, chest infection, pneumonia, I'd
VVN Music (Vintage Vinyl News)
added Jun 2, 2014 17:40
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[Mexico] New Virtual Platform Measures Level Of Addiction To Tobacco

a team of researchers from the Mexican Institute of Respiratory Diseases (INER) developed a virtual platform that measures the level of addiction of smokers, while suggesting some recommendations and providing necessary support to help them quit. This c
Eurasia Review (blog)
added Jun 1, 2014 08:10
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Conscience when your customers are addicts ($$)

For the cynical entrepreneur, the perfect business is one that sells a legal, high-margin, addictive product. To my knowledge there are only three such industries: coffee, alcohol and tobacco. ... entrepreneurs and investors selling such non-medical drugs
Financial Times (uk)
added May 20, 2014 16:37
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Influences of Tobacco Advertising Exposure and Conduct Problems on Smoking Behaviors Among Adolescent Males and Females [FREE FULL TEXT]

conduct problems are a strong predictor of subsequent current smoking for all adolescents and reveal important differences between adolescent males and females in the relationship between conduct problems, tobacco advertising behavior, and smoking behavio
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 9, 2014 12:10
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Comparison of Cotinine Levels in Pregnant Women While Smoking and When Using Nicotine Replacement Therapy [FREE FULL TEXT]

cotinine levels generated using NRT during pregnancy were lower than levels achieved from smoking....our findings are significant and are consistent with the hypothesis that NRT patches deliver an inadequate dose of nicotine to aid smoking cessation durin
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 9, 2014 12:06
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Use of “Non-assigned” Interventions in a Randomized Trial of Internet and Telephone Treatment for Smoking Cessation

A recent meta-analysis of Internet interventions for smoking cessation found mixed evidence regarding effectiveness. One explanation may be differential use of non-assigned cessation treatments—including other Internet programs—that either amplify or mas
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 9, 2014 04:50
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E-cigarettes turning nonsmokers to nicotine addiction: Study

"Half of current users of e-cigarettes are nonsmokers, suggesting that unlike tobacco harm-reduction products, e-cigarettes contribute to primary nicotine addiction and to renormalisation of smoking behaviours," said Robert C. McMillen, an associate prof
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added May 5, 2014 14:57
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