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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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Redefining smoking relapse as recovered social identity – secondary qualitative analysis of relapse narratives

onal reactions to relapse, such as pleasure, but also guilt and shame, support this assertion by demonstrating the ambivalence of re-engaging in a behaviour that is situated and rational in terms of individual identity formation, yet ostracised and stigma
University of East Anglia (uk)
added Jul 5, 2018 17:07
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Ex-smokers crave lost identity, study shows w/Photo

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." As well as being phy
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 5, 2018 16:48
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WHY IS JUUL WORTH $16 BILLION? IT’S MORE LIKE A CIGARETTE THAN YOU THINK

Juul, which was “created to be a satisfying alternative to cigarettes,” has those JuulSalts that make the nicotine easier to inhale. Juul combines freebase nicotine with benzoic acid in its e-liquid, creating a chemical reaction that produces the nicotine
The Verge (Vox Media)
added Jul 5, 2018 16:36
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Predictors of Varenicline Adherence Among Cancer Patients Treated for Tobacco Dependence and its Association With Smoking Cessation

Among cancer patients treated for tobacco dependence with varenicline, adherence is associated with smoking cessation. Initial changes in depressed mood and the reinforcing effects of smoking are predictive of adherence.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 4, 2018 04:36
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Smoking decisions: Altered reinforcement learning signals induced by nicotine state

learning from positive prediction error signals are reduced during smoking abstinence and enhanced following cigarette consumption.... These findings provide a specific computational account of altered reinforcement learning induced by smoking state (abst
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 4, 2018 04:35
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