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Acute, chronic nicotine dependence should be targeted differently

“Withdrawal from nicotine is an important contributor to smoking relapse. Understanding how reward-based decision making is affected by abstinence and by pharmacotherapies such as nicotine replacement therapy and varenicline tartrate may aid cessation tr
Healio.com
added Apr 13, 2017 14:48
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[Florida] SCHLEFSTEIN V. R.J. REYNOLDS

In this tobacco litigation case, plaintiff claims nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease were caused by defendant's concealment of smoking's dangers.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 12, 2017 14:17
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Florida Jury Awards $1 Million To Widow In Engle Progeny Suit ($$)

on April 6 awarded the widow of a man who developed lung cancer and coronary artery disease (CAD) and died because of his addiction to cigarettes $1 million in compensatory damages (Steffany Sommers v. Philip Morris USA Inc., No. 13-2008-CA-001464-0000-01
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 10, 2017 21:53
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Undercover investigation finds 9 in 10 vape shops prepared to sell to non-smokers

RSPH is calling for UK vape retailers to adhere to a code of conduct, as it reveals results of an undercover investigation showing that almost nine in 10 stores (87%) are either knowingly or unwittingly prepared to sell e-cigarettes to people who have ne
Royal Society for Public Health (uk)
added Apr 7, 2017 20:49
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Regretting Ever Starting to Smoke: Results from a 2014 National Survey [FREE FULL TEXT]

This study provides updated prevalence data on regret using a national sample, and confirms that regret is associated with perceived risk. The findings from this study can be used to inform smoking intervention programs and support the inclusion of smoker
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
added Apr 7, 2017 20:44
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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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