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New Zealand Study Recommends 22nd Century’s VLN Cigarettes as an Effective Tobacco Control Strategy

the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research has published a new study showing how 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine (VLN) cigarettes can be part of an effective tobacco control strategy for forward-looking countries like New Zealand. The study concluded that
Business Wire
added Apr 4, 2017 16:38
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Identifying "social smoking" U.S. young adults using an empirically-driven approach.

Nearly 60% of the "social smoker" class self-identified as a social smoker, 30% as an ex-smoker/tried smoking, and 12% as a non-smoker. The "social smoker" class was most likely to report using tobacco mainly or only with others. Past 30-day cigarette use
Addictive Behaviors
added Mar 29, 2017 15:07
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A study to examine changes in exposure to cigarette smoke chemicals when a smoker switches to using a tobacco heating product or an e-cigarette

Who is funding the study? British American Tobacco (Investments) Limited (UK)...Due to this lack of combustion, far fewer chemicals are formed but nicotine is still released and can be inhaled. THP consumables look similar to a cigarette, including a fi
ISRCTN registry (International Clinical Trials Registry Platform) (uk)
added Mar 14, 2017 02:22
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[Italy] Achieve Life Sciences and OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals Announce Cytisine Symposium at the Annual Society for Research in Nicotine and Tobacco Conference ("SRNT")

Other topics to be covered at the symposium include a presentation on cytisine for smoking cessation in tuberculosis patients, to be presented by Kamran Siddiqi, PhD, University of York; and a presentation by SooHee Jeong, PhD, University of Auckland, ab
PR Newswire
added Mar 8, 2017 19:45
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Premium vape image draws many away from ‘dirty’ cigarettes

Julian Morris vice president of...Reason Foundation...acknowledged that higher vape device pricing can be an attractive factor for those drawn to the nicotine habit as this results in a more premium image projected compared to the ‘dirty’ or ‘filthy’ ciga
Rakyat Post (my)
added Feb 20, 2017 15:31
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[North Carolina] Nicotine addiction remains a danger to WNC as popularity of e-cigarettes grows

the state is beginning to worry about the cigarette’s trendy younger sibling: e-cigarettes...have become commonplace in Asheville, and licensed clinical addiction specialist Sheila McKeon notes, “You can’t walk downtown without seeing people pouring out o
Mountain Xpress
added Feb 6, 2017 18:02
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[India] KOZLOWSKI: Why requiring low-nicotine cigarettes is still ill-advised

Comprehensive tobacco control programs should discourage the use of combustible products and maximize use of less harmful products such as smokeless tobacco products or vape by those who are not prevented from or able to quit using all of these products.
The Conversation (au)
added Oct 25, 2016 19:32
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NICOTINE ONLY CONTROLS YOU BECAUSE YOU BELIEVE IN IT

A new study in Frontiers in Psychiatry found that only smokers who thought that their cigarettes contained nicotine got the satisfaction of smoking... If the simple act of not believing can counteract nicotine’s effects, there might be better ways to qui
Popular Science
added Sep 14, 2016 18:07
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FIDDIAN-GREEN/HAVERSON: Comment: Ending Indiana's opioid, tobacco addictions requires action from all

he death toll from smoking equates to more than two fatal 747 airplane crashes each month.... Efforts to decrease tobacco access, such as raising the cigarette tax and increasing the legal smoking age, deter usage, as similar efforts across the country ha
Evansville (IN) Courier & Press
added Sep 8, 2016 19:54
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Addiction Costs Indiana Billions Of Dollars, Studies Say

Researchers at the Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI found that costs associated with tobacco use total $6.8 billion each year.....Indiana has one of the highest smoking rates in the country. More than 11,000 people die each year because of it,
WFYI Indianapolis
added Sep 8, 2016 18:13
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