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'Lost pleasure' from smoking not a cost in economic analyses

"Lost pleasure" represented by consumer surplus should not be considered in economic impact analyses of tobacco regulation, according to an ideas and opinions piece published online Oct. 14 in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
Medical Xpress (
added Oct 16, 2014 20:33
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[Australia] Rigorous Methodoloy Is Needed to Analyze and Interpret Observational Data on the Use and Effectiveness of Smoking Cessation Aids

A simple analysis of the association between socioeconomic status and use of smoking cessation aids is confounded because socioeconomic status is associated with dependence,2 and smokers who are more dependent are more likely to use pharmacotherapy to tr
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:48

Determination of Behaviorally Effective Tobacco Constituent Doses in Rats

Nicotine, cotinine, myosmine, and anatabine produced distinct time- and dose-dependent patterns of effects on locomotor activity. Results from the study will aid in the selection of relevant doses for future studies assessing the addictive potential of th
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:47

CUNNINGHAM: Why Not Add Nicotine to Cornflakes? It Would Boost the Economy

Does it matter that nicotine is addictive? Well it matters to those who market nicotine, who are well aware of the market they are generating. They know each smoker who starts smoking as a lifestyle choice will end up craving the product. Figures show th
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 13, 2014 10:32

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Children’s Perspectives on How Parents Protect Them From Secondhand Smoke in Their Homes and Cars in Socioeconomically Contrasting Communities: A Qualitative Study / Analysis of Comments in a Petition Defending Electronic Cigarettes / Electronic Cigarette
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 9, 2014 15:46
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SIEGEL: New York City Council Considering Ban on Flavored Electronic Cigarettes

Councilman Constantinides' desire to take flavored electronic cigarettes off the market may be motivated by a legitimate desire to protect kids from addiction, but the reality is that his proposal would greatly increase smoking addiction in New York City
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Oct 11, 2014 22:53

Key Points From Wells Fargo And 22nd Century Group's 'Tobacco Talk' (XXII)

won't society come to its senses and stop allowing our family members to become addicted to a harmful product? 22nd Century Group is trying to make a breakthrough with both safer cigarettes and a brand that will help you stop smoking.
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Oct 8, 2014 14:47

[Arizona] Smokers can't count on being protected under state, federal law

Although 29 states and the District of Columbia offer legal protections to tobacco smokers, Arizona is not one of them. Similarly, tobacco smokers are not expressly protected under any federal laws. That said, a smoker suffering from "nicotine addiction"
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 7, 2014 17:39

For James Marsden, a Close Shave (Not the Movie Kind)

headed to Carmine Street for a slice at Joe’s Pizza, puffing on a cigarette along the way. “I don’t normally smoke,” he said. “But I did this movie with Jack Black, a comedy. I smoke in every scene, so it has a lingering effect.”
New York Times
added Oct 7, 2014 11:02

GLANTZ: Nicotine is not caffeine

E-cigarette enthusiasts are now routinely saying that the effects of nicotine are no more bothersome than caffeine (for example, Peter Hajeck and John Britton on BBC). They (and the media quoting them) should read Chapter 5 "Nicotine" of the 2014 Surge
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 8, 2014 04:44
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