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Quit Smoking? Childbirth May Inspire You To Pick Up The Habit Again

The stress of being a new mom is likely to tempt women into smoking again, a new study has found. SuperFantastic, CC BY 2.0 A baby on the way is oftentimes a compelling enough reason for an expectant mother to quit smoking. But the added stress and life
Medical Daily
added Sep 10, 2015 02:26
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LETTER: PANKOW/STRONGIN/PEYTON: Formaldehyde from e-cigarettes—it's not as simple as some suggest

In their communication here, and previously in the New England Journal of Medicine, Bates & Farsalinos make numerous assertions and assumptions that are not supported by facts. We address these as follows:
Addiction
added Sep 14, 2015 22:37
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[California] Dodgers OK with city's push to ban smokeless tobacco

“Good. Ban it. Do me a favor,” said Dodgers reliever J.P. Howell, a dedicated tobacco user since his college days. Howell admits he doesn’t have the self-discipline to quit the smokeless habit... The Dodgers issued a release supporting the council’s mot
Orange County (CA) Register
added Sep 10, 2015 09:21
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E-cigarettes 'tempt young into smoking’

Those who tried e-cigarettes became addicted to nicotine and grew used to the action of smoking, scientists found... A year-long study of nearly 700 teenagers in the United States found that of the 16 who tried e-cigarettes, 11 (68 per cent) went on to s
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 9, 2015 23:11
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[UK] Stroke damage 'helps smokers quit'

A particular region of the brain may drive smoking addiction, say scientists who found stroke survivors with damage to their insular cortex more easily kicked the habit. They studied 156 stroke patients with different patterns of brain injury. More of th
BBC Online
added Sep 10, 2015 13:47
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E-cigarettes serve as smoking gateway for teens and young adults, Pitt-Dartmouth study finds

Young people across the United States who smoke electronic cigarettes are considerably more likely to start smoking traditional cigarettes within a year than their peers who do not smoke e-cigarettes, according to an analysis led by the University of Pitt
EurekAlert
added Sep 8, 2015 12:57
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Progression to traditional cigarettes after electronic cigarette use in young people

A new study of U.S. adolescents and young people suggests that using electronic cigarettes was associated with progression to traditional cigarette smoking, according to an article published online by JAMA Pediatrics. Some studies suggest e-cigarettes ma
EurekAlert
added Sep 8, 2015 12:56
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EDITORIAL: Electronic Cigarettes Are Another Route to Nicotine Addiction for Youth FREE ONLINE FIRST

article by Primack et al is one more piece of evidence that the effect of e-cigarettes on youth is happening now in real time and that these products harm nonsmokers and result in a net harm...We do not need more research on this question; we have the evi
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Sep 8, 2015 12:53
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[Canada] Smoker-Rights Battle Heads To B.C. Supreme Court

a bitter battle between a Langley strata council and Paul Aradi, a man who says he should have the right to smoke in his own condo, is headed to B.C. Supreme Court. The strata filed a petition against the 70-year-old army veteran this week. They want a
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 9, 2015 23:26
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Snorted, injected or smoked? It can affect a drug’s addictiveness

The puff-by-puff inhalation of cigarette smoke produces intermittent spikes in brain levels of nicotine. The patch produces continuous levels of nicotine. Smoking cigarettes can be addictive; using nicotine patches usually isn’t.
The Conversation (au)
added Sep 7, 2015 12:32
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