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[New York] Risky behaviors, e-cigarette use and susceptibility of use among college students

More e-cigarette users report use of another nicotine product besides e-cigarettes as the first nicotine product used; this should be considered when examining whether e-cigarette use is related to cigarette susceptibility. Involvement in risky behaviors
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Mar 17, 2015 13:15
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[New York] Risky behaviors, e-cigarette use and susceptibility of use among college students

More e-cigarette users report use of another nicotine product besides e-cigarettes as the first nicotine product used; this should be considered when examining whether e-cigarette use is related to cigarette susceptibility. Involvement in risky behaviors
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Mar 17, 2015 13:15
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E-Cigarette Advertising May Boost Tobacco Cravings

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg School for Communication found that people who smoke tobacco cigarettes daily and who watched e-cigarette advertisements with someone inhaling or holding an e-cigarette (aka vaping) showed a gre
University Herald
added Mar 16, 2015 14:43
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E-Cigarette Ads Linked to Tobacco Cravings

Television ads for e-cigarettes trigger cravings for cigarettes in current and former smokers, a new study found. The study included more than 800 daily, occasional and former smokers who watched e-cigarette ads and then completed a survey to assess thei
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 16, 2015 14:40
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[UAE: Abu Dhabi] Now, here’s a golden chance to kick that cigarette butt!

Results of the largest survey on e-cigarettes — conducted by Dr Konstantinos Farsalinos, principal investigator and researcher from Onassis Cardiac Surgery Centre in Athens, and his associates — has revealed that switching to an electronic cigarette from
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Mar 16, 2015 23:23
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[New York] E-Cigarette Use in College Tied to Other Risky Behaviors

College students who use tobacco, marijuana and/or binge drink are more likely to use electronic cigarettes, researchers report. The study included more than 1,400 students, aged 18 to 23, at four colleges/universities in upstate New York who took part
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 18, 2015 12:49
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E-Cigarette Advertising Makes One Crave …Tobacco? Surprising Findings by Penn Researchers

Television advertisements for e-cigarettes may be enticing current and even former tobacco smokers to reach for another cigarette....The researchers studied more than 800 daily, intermittent, and former smokers who watched e-cigarette advertising, and who
Annenberg Public Policy Center
added Mar 16, 2015 14:45
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[Australia, France] GEMMELL: Smoking has become a public declaration of stupidity

I was struck by how many people still smoke, huddling outside buildings in the freezing cold as if they’ve got huge invisible signs on their foreheads shouting “company loser”....Several girlfriends have recently taken up smoking again after decades of a
The Australian (au)
added Mar 8, 2015 23:56
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Blowing smoke: Restrictions on e-cigarettes are long overdue

It’s time for the FDA and Pennsylvania lawmakers to stop blowing smoke and act. Electronic cigarettes, introduced five years ago, are hawked as a healthier alternative to smoking. For adults addicted to regular cigarettes, e-cigs can be useful in helping
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 8, 2015 16:26
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LETTER: E-Cigarettes Are an Improvement for Tobacco Smokers ($$)

Regarding Michael B. Siegel’s “The Misbegotten Crusade Against E-Cigarettes” (op-ed, Feb. 25): Mr. Siegel paints those who have expressed their concerns about e-cigarettes as being ridiculous alarmists, as if getting people addicted to nicotine has no co
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Mar 10, 2015 16:37
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