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[UK] VIDEO: Nine out of 10 vape shops 'break industry code by selling to non-smokers', reveals undercover investigation

Some 1,700 specialist shops in England, Scotland and Wales are advised to “never knowingly sell to anyone who is not a current or former smoker, or a current vaper”. The Independent British Vape Trade Association (IBVTA) guidelines aim to stop non-smoke
The Independent (uk)
added Apr 7, 2017 18:51
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Betel Quid Chewers May Give Chantix Users A Safer Way To Kick The Smoking Habit

Quid use is addictive and leads to serious health effects including oral cancer and cardiovascular issues...they have one more thing in common: compounds derived from the areca nut could help both betel quid chewers and tobacco users kick the habit.
Science 2.0
added Apr 6, 2017 03:22
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Animal research on nicotine reduction: Current evidence and research gaps

This review will provide policy makers and clinical researchers interested in nicotine reduction with an overview of the preclinical animal research conducted on nicotine reduction and the regulatory implications of that research. The review also highligh
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 4, 2017 21:09
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Are Cigarette Smokers’, E-Cigarette Users’, and Dual-Users’ Health Risk Beliefs and Responses to Advertising Influenced by Addiction Warnings and Product Type?

Findings indicate that the addition of an addiction warning may be effective in changing consumers’ risk beliefs associated with e-cigarettes and consumers’ responses to e-cigarette persuasion attempts.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 4, 2017 21:08
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[New Jersey] On smoking prevention, N.J. earns an 'F'

As the governor starts a national task force on addiction...Christie and New Jersey’s other civic leaders received an ‘F’ by the American Lung Association for failing to fund tobacco prevention and cessation programs, The association’s annual report, iss
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Apr 4, 2017 17:50
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New Zealand Study Recommends 22nd Century’s VLN Cigarettes as an Effective Tobacco Control Strategy

the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research has published a new study showing how 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine (VLN) cigarettes can be part of an effective tobacco control strategy for forward-looking countries like New Zealand. The study concluded that
Business Wire
added Apr 4, 2017 16:38
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Giving up cigarettes linked with recovery from illicit substance use disorders

Smokers in recovery from illicit drug use disorders are at greater risk of relapsing three years later compared with those who do not smoke cigarettes. Daily smokers and nondaily smokers had approximately twice the odds of relapsing to drug use at the en
ScienceDaily
added Apr 1, 2017 18:34
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Giving Up Cigarettes May Help You Stay Sober, Study Says

Recovery from addiction has often seemed—and is often portrayed—as involving cigarettes. But a new study shows that quitting cigarette smoking can greatly increase an addict’s chances of staying away from narcotics. In fact, according to the study, sub
The Fix - Addiction and Recovery, Straight Up
added Apr 1, 2017 18:33
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[New Zealand] Editorial: E-cigarettes to get a sensible law

the addictive qualities of nicotine are apparently not sufficient to justify its prohibition. Instead, those who opposed the sale of nicotine for delivery in e-cigarettes argued it could encourage more people to enjoy smoking, or "vaping", and become a
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:21
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[Florida] Jurors Hit RJR with $3M Compensatory Verdict, Deadlock on Punitives in Trial Over Smoker's Fatal Cancer

A day after awarding $3 million in compensatory damages for the role R.J. Reynolds played in the lung cancer death of a 46-year-old smoker, Florida state court jurors Wednesday declared themselves at an impasse over punitive damages, forcing a mistrial in
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 30, 2017 11:10
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