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Common anti-smoking treatment makes no difference in shisha tobacco addiction

Researchers at the University of York has shown that a drug commonly used to help smokers overcome addiction to cigarettes does not have the same effect in shisha smokers. Smoking tobacco through a waterpipe, often referred to as shisha or hookah smokin
added Sep 6, 2018 20:16

Study: Cold Turkey Best for Cutting Cigarette Nicotine Content

If federal officials follow through with a proposal to reduce nicotine levels in cigarettes to minimally or non-addictive levels, immediate nicotine reduction would be more beneficial to the public than gradual reduction, researchers suggested. Smokers w
MedPage Today
added Sep 5, 2018 16:33

TOH Putting Forward Law To Require Signs About Vape Dangers

Hempstead Town Councilman Dennis Dunne and Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney are putting forward a bill that would require businesses that sell e-cigarettes and vapes to post large signs that would alert customers that the products contain dangerous chemical
added Sep 5, 2018 14:44

[New York] Learning With: ‘Did Juul Lure Teenagers and Get “Customers for Life”?’

Before reading the article: Do you see people your age vaping? What about smoking cigarettes? What do you know about laws regarding the minimum age for buying tobacco products? What are your thoughts on people who are under the age of 18 using products
New York Times
added Sep 5, 2018 14:44

COLLINS: Vaping and adolescents: Nobody knows where this train is going

Many ENDS users do not realize what the products may contain and the addictive properties that vaping can pose, especially among our youthful generations.
DentistryIQ (PennWell Dental Group)
added Sep 5, 2018 01:26

[California] Local nonprofits educate community on the dangers of vaping

Teenagers can purchase vaping devices, JUUL in particular, through social media platforms such as Snapchat and Instagram with hashtags #doit4juul and #juulnation advertising the product....“They’re always surprised when we tell them how much nicotine is
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Aug 31, 2018 11:44

[UK] COOK/CHEESEMAN: Why Don't We Treat Addiction To Smoking Like Any Other Critical Condition?

the addiction to smoking must be treated in the same way as any other critical condition. Continuing to ignore discrimination against smokers will only deepen health inequalities... The British Lung Foundation’s (BLF) ‘Less Help to Quit’ report is a stark
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:29

Reduced-Risk Warnings versus the U.S. FDA-Mandated Addiction Warning: The Effects of E-Cigarette Warning Variations on Health Risk Perceptions

findings show that overall health risk perceptions and addiction risk perceptions based on the addiction warning are greater than risk perceptions based on the reduced-risk warnings. In contrast, specific disease-related risk perceptions, such as cancer a
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 28, 2018 18:36

Possible New Symptoms of Tobacco Withdrawal II: Anhedonia A Systematic Review

abstinence appears to increase anticipatory anhedonia. It is unclear if abstinence decreases consummatory or reward learning-based anhedonia. Further studies of anhedonia in clinical settings are needed a) to estimate the reliability and clinical signific
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 26, 2018 21:03

Trends in smoking initiation in Europe over 40 years: A retrospective cohort study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking initiation is still unacceptably high among European adolescents, and increasing rates among those aged 15 or less deserve attention. Reducing initiation in adolescents is fundamental, since youngsters are particularly vulnerable to nicotine addi
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Aug 23, 2018 11:55
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