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Betel Quid Chewers May Give Chantix Users A Safer Way To Kick The Smoking Habit

Quid use is addictive and leads to serious health effects including oral cancer and cardiovascular issues...they have one more thing in common: compounds derived from the areca nut could help both betel quid chewers and tobacco users kick the habit.
Science 2.0
added Apr 6, 2017 03:22
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Giving Up Cigarettes May Help You Stay Sober, Study Says

Recovery from addiction has often seemed—and is often portrayed—as involving cigarettes. But a new study shows that quitting cigarette smoking can greatly increase an addict’s chances of staying away from narcotics. In fact, according to the study, sub
The Fix - Addiction and Recovery, Straight Up
added Apr 1, 2017 18:33
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[New Zealand] Editorial: E-cigarettes to get a sensible law

the addictive qualities of nicotine are apparently not sufficient to justify its prohibition. Instead, those who opposed the sale of nicotine for delivery in e-cigarettes argued it could encourage more people to enjoy smoking, or "vaping", and become a
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:21
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Chronic nicotine differentially affects murine transcriptome profiling in isolated cortical interneurons and pyramidal neurons [FREE FULL TEXT]

Nicotine differentially affected subset of genes in Sst- and Thy1- neurons, which might contribute to the distinct effect of nicotine on interneuron and pyramidal neuron activities. Meanwhile, the altered transcripts associated with mitochondrial activit
BioMed Central (uk)
added Feb 21, 2017 01:56
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[Ireland] HSE to develop nicotine addiction guidelines

following the publication of HIQA’s final health technology assessment (HTA) report on smoking cessation interventions, the Executive would begin the development of clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of nicotine addiction. These
Irish Medical Times (ie)
added Feb 17, 2017 22:55
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[China] Can Propranolol Reduce Nicotine Cravings?

MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Lin Lu, M.D. Ph.D. / a key question is how to interfere with reconsolidation of multiple nicotine-associated memories . In the present study, we introduce a novel memory reconsolidation interference procedure in whi
MedicalResearch.com
added Feb 9, 2017 16:58
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‘Nicotine’: An honest account of the emotional complexity of quitting

But he’s managing his addiction well enough. “The craving seldom overpowers me and, when it does, I know how to bypass it,” he notes. So what of me and cigar 5,018? I plan on smoking it this Friday. Caring friends and overbearing doctors often suggest
Washington Post
added Jan 13, 2017 22:34
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Review: ‘Nicotine,’ the Stuff of Burning Desire

includes an introduction by the English writer Will Self that belongs in the hall of fame of bad introductions...tries to one-up Mr. Hens by bragging at length about his own peerless nicotine addiction. This introduction is profitably torn out, the way sm
New York Times
added Jan 11, 2017 03:36
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Nicotine's Highly Addictive Impact on Youth Underestimated

"I think most people realize nicotine is addictive, but I don't know if there's an understanding of just how addictive it is – particularly for youths," said Lorena M. Siqueira, MD, MSPH, lead author of a new report on nicotine, addiction, and youth that
Medical Tribune
added Jan 5, 2017 20:42
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[California] More Americans Use Prescription Painkillers Than Tobacco

Many doctors question the priorities of the FDA for focusing on vaping regulations while not doing enough to combat the opioid epidemic. “We require tobacco companies to put warning labels on tobacco products; you don’t really see that in opioid product
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Nov 19, 2016 18:17
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