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Thirty-day smoking in adolescence is a strong predictor of smoking in young adulthood.

There is a strong dose-response relationship between 30-day smoking in adolescence-even a single day in the month-and 30-day and daily smoking in young adulthood.
Preventive Medicine
added Feb 1, 2018 03:34
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Most People Who Try One Cigarette Likely To Become Habitual Smokers: Study

The results of the study found that about 60.3 percent of the people claimed they had tried a cigarette at some point in their lives, and around 68.9 percent among them developed a regular habit. In other words, around three out of five people who tried
Tech Times
added Jan 13, 2018 14:43
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[Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA] Most people who try one cigarette become daily smokers, study says

At least two-thirds of those who try cigarettes go on to become daily smokers, even if only temporarily, research suggests. Data from the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand found 60.3% of people had tried smoking and an estimated 68.9% of those progresse
BBC Online
added Jan 10, 2018 19:09
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[UK] One puff of a cigarette is enough to get you hooked: Two-thirds of people who try tobacco for the first time become daily smokers

Some 60.3 per cent had tried a cigarette and 68.9 per cent became addicted / But fewer teenagers today are experimenting with cigarettes in the first place
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 10, 2018 19:07
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[UK] Trying just one cigarette turns most people into daily smokers, study warns

Researchers found that two thirds of people who experimented with cigarettes later became more frequent smokers, even if this was only temporary. The authors from Queen Mary University of London said the study showed “the remarkable hold that cigarettes
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 10, 2018 19:06
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Drugs, gums or patches won't increase your chances of quitting

Using prescription drugs or over-the-counter products like gums, mints or patches won't increase your chances of quitting smoking a year later, according to a new study. The US researchers followed two groups of people 2002/03 and 2010/11 and found at t
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 10, 2018 23:56
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At least 3 out of 5 people who try a cigarette become daily smokers

At least 61 per cent of people who try their first cigarette become, at least temporarily, daily smokers, suggests an analysis of survey data by Queen Mary University of London. The findings, from over 215,000 survey respondents and published in the jou
ScienceDaily
added Jan 10, 2018 23:53
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RICHMAN/KRUMHOLZ: Lessons From the Opioid Epidemic to Reinvigorate Tobacco Control Initiatives

As devastating as the opioid epidemic is, however, its toll is modest compared to that of another substance: tobacco. ...These overlapping epidemics suggest that common conditions may contribute to both and that common solutions may be useful. This momen
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association
added Jan 9, 2018 03:11
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HIRSCHHORN: Another perspective on the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

Unlike standard nicotine replacement therapy, counselling, and quitting cold turkey, e-cigarettes and heat-not-burn tobacco products maintain nicotine addiction. And unlike methadone, which is the cheapest manufactured drug in the USA and used as an examp
The Lancet (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 18:45
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[Kansas] EDITORIAL: Are Missouri prisons prepared for mass nicotine withdrawal when smoking ban takes effect?

Missouri should long ago have followed the example of Kansas, which banned smoking indoors in the 90s and stopped allowing it outside in 2003. But it is a reason to make sure prison staff and inmates are as prepared as possible. “It’s going to be a chall
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Jan 4, 2018 07:22
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