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Heavy Smoking May Be Genetic

* Genetic risks may not drive a person to smoke, but they were associated with heavier and more frequent smoking after onset, a study found. * Note that genes also were significantly tied to greater likelihood of relapse after a cessation attempt.
MedPage Today
added Mar 29, 2013 10:42

[Canada] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban a logical and defensible policy

It's unfortunate that the new no-smoking policy at the provincial addictions treatment facility isn't sitting well with some patients, but it's a good policy nevertheless.
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Oct 27, 2012 09:34

Long-Term Study of Cigarette and Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking Shows Knowledge Gap in Perceived Health Risks

People who smoke both cigarettes and waterpipes - dual users - lack sufficient knowledge about the risks of tobacco smoking and are at considerable risk for dependence and tobacco-related diseases, such as cancer, heart disease and stroke later in life,
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
added Sep 26, 2012 12:37

LETTERS: As the Guide to Mental Ills Is Revised

New York Times
added May 21, 2012 06:21

SEIDMAN: Self-Portrait of the Artist as Smoker

In a recently published piece in the New York Times on April 30, 2012, the artist David Kramer offers a self-portrait as a smoker.
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 14, 2012 16:04

[Canada] Day 26 - Ed Ricard - the company's man

Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added May 10, 2012 02:14

First Of 8,000 Florida Tobacco Lawsuits Begins

The first Florida lawsuit following the Engle decision is heard this week.
added Dec 3, 2008 00:00

Youth Access to Tobacco Products in the United States: Findings from Wave 1 (2013–2014) of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study

Most 15–17 year old tobacco users obtain tobacco products through social sources, however among those who purchased tobacco, the vast majority report not being refused sale due to age. At the time of survey, cigarette and cigar sales to <18y were prohibi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 8, 2018 18:03

LESKO-JELLEY: Hey, Can I Hit Your Juul?; The Truth Behind the “Cigarettes” of Gen Z

No matter how stressed, depressed, anxious you are or how much you want to be “cool,” Juuling clearly isn’t the solution. Juuls are part of a billion-dollar E-cigarette business. This company is making millions of dollars off of the insecure, underconfi
The College Voice (Connecticut College)
added Nov 6, 2018 11:06

A Cluster-Randomized Clinical Trial Testing the Effectiveness of the Addressing Tobacco Through Organizational Change (ATTOC) Model for Improving the Treatment of Tobacco Use in Community Mental Healthcare: Preliminary Study Feasibility and Baseline Findi

Conclusions This trial of training in tobacco treatment within mental healthcare is feasible thus far; self-reported rates of tobacco treatment are low and associated with clinician attitudes and barriers. I
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 3, 2018 19:50
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