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Social Smoking: Just How Bad Is It For You?

1. You Can Still Be Addicted While social smokers may not be physically addicted to nicotine, like regular smokers, experts believe they can still be psychologically addicted to the act of smoking. “Social smokers aren’t using nicotine to avoid withdraw
SheerLuxe.com (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:23
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[Mississippi] Tobacco whistleblower details dangers of drug addiction

In 1994, Victor DeNoble anonymously mailed a photo of a lab-tested rat to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, becoming the first whistleblower against the tobacco industry. That was what he told the audience of more than 100 gathered in the Better
Columbus (MS) Commercial Dispatch
added Jul 16, 2018 23:22
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[Europe, Slovakia] Smoke remains in lungs of Slovaks

But experts on addiction say that those who smoke more than four cigarettes a day are already addicted to nicotine. Recent surveys among EU residents show more than a quarter of smokers live in central Europe. Slovaks have the healthiest lifestyle today
Slovak Spectator (sk)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:27
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GLANTZ: The FDA needs to look beyond nicotine alone in developing its standard for nicotine delivery in tobacco products

recently submitted this public comment to the FDA on its proposed Nicotine Product Standard...neurobiology and pharmacology explain only a small part of cessation. Nonetheless, tobacco companies have a vested stake in reducing smoking to a problem of nico
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 11, 2018 20:02
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[UK] More smokers in Poole admitted to hospital this year - but numbers decline across the country

THE number of hospital admissions attributed to smoking increased in Poole last year, bucking the regional and national trend. Figures published by the NHS show that there were 1,665 hospital trips across the borough for diseases that are either wholly
This is Bournemouth: The Bournemouth Daily Echo (uk)
added Jul 11, 2018 15:44
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Alarming trend shows first-time smoking among young adults

Millennials living more dangerously and settling down later could be creating a new generation of addicted smokers and e-cigarette users, according to the surprising results of research by The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealt
ScienceDaily
added Jul 10, 2018 12:54
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Alarming Trend Shows First-Time Smoking Among Young Adults

Millennials living more dangerously and settling down later could be creating a new generation of addicted smokers and e-cigarette users...Statistics highlighted in today’s article in the Journal of Adolescent Health... “Historically, it used to be that n
Newswise
added Jul 9, 2018 18:45
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Alarming Trend Shows First-Time Smoking Among Young Adults

Statistics highlighted in today’s article in the Journal of Adolescent Health showed greater numbers of new smokers and e-cigarette users among young adults compared to adolescents, marking a reversal of previous social norms. “Historically, it used to
Newswise
added Jul 9, 2018 16:01
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Characteristics of Adult Cigarette Smokers Who “Relight” and the Effects of Exposure to Tobacco Smoke Constituents

It is unknown whether relighting affects exposure to tobacco smoke constituents.... had higher levels of nicotine dependence than non-relighters. Relighters had similar levels of plasma cotinine and exhaled carbon monoxide to non-relighters. Implication
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 9, 2018 15:09
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Ex-smokers often relapse to recapture their lost social identity

New findings published today in the Journal of Substance Use suggest that smokers who have quit often relapse because they want to recapture a sense of lost social identity. And that many ex-smokers experience quitting as a 'loss'.
News-Medical.net
added Jul 6, 2018 14:11
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