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[UK] Associations between cigarette smoking and cannabis dependence: A longitudinal study of young cannabis users in the United Kingdom [FREE FULL TEXT]

Cigarette smoking is related to concurrent cannabis dependence independently of cannabis use frequency. Cigarette smoking also mediates the relationship between cannabis use and cannabis dependence suggesting tobacco is a partial driver of cannabis depen
Science Direct
added Feb 12, 2015 21:41
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Article on Mimi Nichter, "Lighting Up: The Rise of Social Smoking on Campus"

students whose behavior Mimi Nichter analyzes in Lighting Up: The Rise of Social Smoking on College Campuses are in a similarly untenable position. They feel the allure while knowing better... cigarette companies depend on people overestimating how much t
Inside Higher Ed (blog)
added Feb 11, 2015 19:31
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The mysterious nicotine lozenge that ex-smokers are hoarding

Berens and many other ex-smokers today are at the mercy of a mysterious nationwide nicotine-lozenge shortage. GlaxoSmithKline, maker of Nicorette, quietly stopped making its lozenges early last year because of quality control problems and initiated a rec
Washington Post
added Feb 11, 2015 06:06
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[Oregon] METZ: Electronic cigarettes should be outlawed: Guest opinion

Multnomah County Board of Commissioners may outlaw the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors. This makes no sense. The board should outlaw the sale of electronic cigarettes to anyone.
The Oregonian
added Feb 11, 2015 06:03
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[West Virginia] Editorial: Tobacco tax saves lives

Nicotine addiction is a curse on America, killing about 480,000 people and sickening around 16 million yearly. Cigarette manufacturers are dope-peddlers. They know that getting youths hooked on nicotine will turn them into longtime, profitable customers.
Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Feb 10, 2015 22:07
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New study shows addictive potency of e-cigs far less than cigarettes; less than nicotine gum!

The results showed that some e-cigarette users were dependent on nicotine-containing e-cigarettes, but these products were less addictive than tobacco cigarettes. E-cigarettes may be as or less addictive than nicotine gums, which themselves are not very
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Feb 8, 2015 06:23
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[UK] BENEDICTUS: Smoke and mirrors: the stealth approach that aims to put cigarettes out for good

There is no official ban on smoking in Millennium or Anchor Square. At this stage, it is just official tutting. Nevertheless, it is the first time that British smokers have been told not to light up in an outdoor public space
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 7, 2015 15:55
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[Florida] VIDEOS: McMannis v. R.J. Reynolds, et al.

McMannis claims defendant tobacco manufacturers R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris concealed the dangers of smoking and furthered Barbara McMannis' addiction to cigarettes, which caused her smoking-related lung cancer that spread to her brain and ultimately
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 6, 2015 20:38
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[Florida] Testimonies begin in Charlotte Co. tobacco lawsuit

We were in the courtroom Friday...The first witness called was addiction specialist Dr. Jack Henningfield. Donald McMannis counted on Henningfield's testimony to convince jurors that two of America's biggest tobacco companies are responsible for the de
WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Feb 6, 2015 20:35
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[New York] Behind NYU's Undercover Hookah Bar Sting

Health Department has been working with NYU Steinhardt professor Diana Silver and a select group of students to crack down on the sale and consumption of tobacco in the city’s hookah bars, with those in downtown Manhattan bearing the brunt of the investig
NYULocal (blog)
added Feb 6, 2015 18:07
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