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Why Your Brain Craves Cigarettes When You Drink

the urge to smoke is two-pronged. The first part results from the way nicotine affects memory, but the other is in how nicotine combines with alcohol to reduce dopamine levels. Together the two mechanisms make cigarettes seem delicious. Let's break that
Vice.com
added May 31, 2017 17:37
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[Europe, UK, USA] Global Drug Survey: The simple way smoking cannabis could be made less dangerous

In the UK, 77 per cent of cannabis users put tobacco in their joints...as people age, most will reduce or stop using cannabis but by this point they could have inadvertently developed nicotine dependence, finding that in effect they have become regular to
The Independent (uk)
added May 25, 2017 16:23
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CNS Cluster Addiction Drug Development Pipeline Review 2017 - Research and Markets

addiction to tobacco products caused by the drug nicotine. There are a total of 19 products in development for this indication, by 13 companies and 5 academic institutions. The majority of companies are developing single pipeline program in this space, wh
Business Wire
added May 23, 2017 13:18
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[Florida] Cigarette Addiction Drove Trucker to Cancer Death, Atty Says as Trial Opens Against RJR

Attorneys Friday debated what drove a Florida trucker to smoke up to four packs of cigarettes a day for more than 40 years, as trial over his cancer death opened against R.J. Reynolds. Olson v. R.J Reynolds, 2008-CA-000396.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 17, 2017 16:07
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[Montana] DPHHS: Tobacco industry finds new way to target kids

Forums in Missoula and Helena this week will focus on the number of kids using electronic cigarettes...there are no laws preventing companies from marketing e-cigarettes to kids. Tobacco company ads tout e-cigarettes as an alternative to, or for people
The Missoulian
added May 16, 2017 13:48
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Florida Jury Awards Smoker’s Widow $858,209 In Tobacco Suit ($$)

awarded a woman $858,209 in compensatory damages after finding that her husband’s cancer and death was caused by his addiction to cigarettes (Joy Lawrence v. R.J. Reynolds, No. 2009-CA-000178, Fla. 5th Jud. Cir. Marion Co.). VIDEO OF THE TRIAL IS AVAILABL
Lexis Nexis
added May 11, 2017 14:57
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Not always a happily ever after: Artist depicts Disney princesses as victims of addiction and abuse in powerful photo series

Addiction is also covered in the photos, with Jasmine from Aladdin shown sitting on a carpet smoking tobacco
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 8, 2017 19:09
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How one drug could affect pain, memory and nicotine addiction

the nicotinic acetylcholine receptors. That's why Texas A&M researchers are working to develop drugs to enhance the function of these receptors in the brain, which could have three very different applications: easing pain, slowing the cognitive decline as
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 8, 2017 14:23
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Smoking, pain intensity, and opioid consumption one to three months after major surgery: A retrospective study in a hospital-based Transitional Pain Service

In a population with complex post-surgical pain, smoking was associated with greater pain intensity at one month after major surgery and less opioid weaning three months after surgery. Smoking may be an important modifiable risk factor for pain intensity
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 5, 2017 16:39
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[Colorado] Amarah's Corner: The awful, stinking reality of smoking cigarettes

The awful, stinking reality of smoking cigarettes has definitely affected me and my family at least from the time Poppie was diagnosed with lung cancer because he smoked cigarettes and passed-away, three-years before I was born. And, my grandfather (my m
Valley Courier Online (CO)
added May 5, 2017 01:34
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