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Social Smoking: Just How Bad Is It For You?

1. You Can Still Be Addicted While social smokers may not be physically addicted to nicotine, like regular smokers, experts believe they can still be psychologically addicted to the act of smoking. “Social smokers aren’t using nicotine to avoid withdraw
SheerLuxe.com (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:23
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Addictive, Lethal Consumer Product Will Kill 7 million people in 2018

A human rights approach to ending the tobacco epidemic might be the answer for the 21st century, as it frames the right to be free from smoking addiction and calls on governments to advance human development by implementing measures that decrease smoking
PR Newswire
added Aug 6, 2018 22:09
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Flavors in Tobacco Products: What are the Potential Risks and Benefits to Public Health?

The flavors ANPRM is an opportunity to look more broadly at the issue and consider all flavors, including menthol, as we comprehensively explore their public health impact and receive information to inform what regulatory action, if any, the FDA might ta
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 1, 2018 20:07
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[District of Columbia] American Association for Cancer Research to Host Congressional Briefing on E-Cigarettes

will address congressional staffers and the public on Wednesday, July 18... Panelists at the briefing, “E-cigarettes: Striking a Balance Between Preventing Youth Nicotine Addiction and Helping Current Smokers Quit Combustible Cigarettes,” will present the
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
added Jul 25, 2018 22:58
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[Mississippi] Tobacco whistleblower details dangers of drug addiction

In 1994, Victor DeNoble anonymously mailed a photo of a lab-tested rat to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, becoming the first whistleblower against the tobacco industry. That was what he told the audience of more than 100 gathered in the Better
Columbus (MS) Commercial Dispatch
added Jul 16, 2018 23:22
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GLANTZ: The FDA needs to look beyond nicotine alone in developing its standard for nicotine delivery in tobacco products

recently submitted this public comment to the FDA on its proposed Nicotine Product Standard...neurobiology and pharmacology explain only a small part of cessation. Nonetheless, tobacco companies have a vested stake in reducing smoking to a problem of nico
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 11, 2018 20:02
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[UK] More smokers in Poole admitted to hospital this year - but numbers decline across the country

THE number of hospital admissions attributed to smoking increased in Poole last year, bucking the regional and national trend. Figures published by the NHS show that there were 1,665 hospital trips across the borough for diseases that are either wholly
This is Bournemouth: The Bournemouth Daily Echo (uk)
added Jul 11, 2018 15:44
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Physical activity and weight gain after smoking cessation in postmenopausal women

Our data demonstrate that even a modest increase in PA (equivalent to current recommendations) can attenuate weight gain after quitting smoking among postmenopausal women, especially in combination with improved diet.
Menopause - The Journal of the North American Menopause Society
added Aug 2, 2018 14:53
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Alarming trend shows first-time smoking among young adults

Millennials living more dangerously and settling down later could be creating a new generation of addicted smokers and e-cigarette users, according to the surprising results of research by The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealt
ScienceDaily
added Jul 10, 2018 12:54
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Alarming Trend Shows First-Time Smoking Among Young Adults

Millennials living more dangerously and settling down later could be creating a new generation of addicted smokers and e-cigarette users...Statistics highlighted in today’s article in the Journal of Adolescent Health... “Historically, it used to be that n
Newswise
added Jul 9, 2018 18:45
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