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Influences of the Menstrual Phase on Cortisol Response to Stress in Nicotine Dependent Women: A Preliminary Examination

We show influences of the menstrual cycle phase on stress response among smokers. This is demonstrated by a reduced cortisol response to stress in the luteal group relative to the follicular group among smokers. This menstrual phase difference was not fo
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 13, 2018 17:36
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[Florida] RJR to Blame for Smoker's Nearly Half-Century Cigarette Addiction, COPD, Atty Argues

A Florida woman’s nearly half-century cigarette addiction was so powerful, she was unable to quit smoking despite 15 years of progressively worsening lung disease, the woman’s attorney said as trial opened Wednesday against R.J. Reynolds. Rozar v. R.J. Re
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 13, 2018 14:56
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Nicotine And Tobacco Scientists Face Unique Career Opportunities And Challenges

there is growing awareness that the number of graduates from science-focused doctoral programs exceeds the availability of permanent academic positions. As a result, many highly trained scientists that aim to find a career in academia might consider alte
PR Newswire
added Apr 9, 2018 22:03
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Common diabetes drug may also help with nicotine withdrawal

investigators say metformin, an inexpensive drug commonly used to treat patients with type 2 diabetes, appears to block symptoms of nicotine withdrawal in rodents. Sangwon Kim, Ph.D., of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine's Division of Endoc
ScienceDaily
added Apr 9, 2018 15:36
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Latest Study Offers Detailed Insights on Smoking Addiction H1 2017

The Pharmaceutical and Healthcare latest pipeline guide Smoking Addiction - Pipeline Review, H1 2017, provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Smoking Addiction (Central Nervous System), complete with analysis by stage
SBWire
added Apr 9, 2018 02:14
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Multimodal Neuroimaging Differences in Nicotine Abstinent vs. Satiated Smokers

These findings converge on alterations in smokers in prefrontal circuits known to be critical for inhibitory control. These effects are present, even when smokers are satiated, but the neural activity required to achieve performance equal to controls is
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 6, 2018 19:15
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[Maine] Vaping and teens: What parents need to know

electronic cigarette companies have been targeting teens with brightly colored ads, showing kids having fun while vaping candy-flavored liquids. And it is working. Last year in York County, one in three high school students reported trying an e-cigarett
Foster's Democrat
added Apr 5, 2018 15:36
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Concurrent nicotine and tobacco product use among homeless smokers and associations with cigarette dependence and other factors related to quitting

The need for cessation efforts that account for concurrent use for homeless adult smokers is great. Study findings indicate that concurrent users are commonly pursuing the reduction or elimination of cigarette usage and should be specifically targeted fo
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Apr 5, 2018 04:09
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Is the Fagerström test for nicotine dependence invariant across secular trends in smoking? A question for cross-birth cohort analysis of nicotine dependence

The Fagerström Test for Nicotine Dependence... These findings suggest that possible FTND non-invariance that occurs across study samples of various birth years has a negligible impact on study results.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Apr 5, 2018 03:48
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Substitutability of nicotine alone and an electronic cigarette liquid using a concurrent choice assay in rats: A behavioral economic analysis

The cross-price model reliably quantified the substitutability of both nicotine formulations and indicated that the direct CNS effects of non-nicotine constituents in EC liquid did not alter its abuse liability compared to Nic. These data highlight the s
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Apr 5, 2018 03:43
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