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FDA halts monkey research denounced by Jane Goodall as ‘shameful’

has suspended experiments on the effects of nicotine in squirrel monkeys, research aimed at better understanding one of the most pernicious of addictions. Two weeks ago, British primatologist Jane Goodall wrote to FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, urging
Washington Post
added Sep 28, 2017 17:48
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[California] Camino Pharma Co-Founder Receives $10.8 Million Grant for Development of Potential Drug for Cocaine and Nicotine Addiction

to advance the preclinical development of a new class of medicine for the treatment of substance use disorders, including cocaine and nicotine addiction. "It is an exciting opportunity for Camino Pharma to join forces with SBP and UC San Diego to transl
PR Newswire
added Sep 27, 2017 21:37
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[Australia] 'Bring us your worst smokers' – helping diehard smokers quit

"If someone needs a cigarette within half an hour of waking up each morning, it's a sign they may have this enzyme," says Renee Bittoun, who established one of the world's first quit smoking clinics at Sydney's St Vincent's Hospital almost 40 years ago.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Sep 27, 2017 07:32
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why local governments should take action on menthol cigarette sales

The mint flavoring, which appeals to youth, makes cigarettes easier to smoke and harder to quit. Additionally, a federal ban already exists for all other flavored cigarettes. The evidence is clear that menthol poses a threat to public health
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 27, 2017 06:42
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[Florida] GENTILE V. R.J. REYNOLDS, ET AL.

UPCOMING Trial 09/25/17 – . . . plaintiff claims defendants caused nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease by concealing the dangers of cigarettes.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 18, 2017 23:34
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Adherence to pharmacological smoking cessation interventions: A literature review and synthesis of correlates and barriers

it is first necessary to identify and understand smoker-level characteristics that drive nonadherence...This paper provides the most comprehensive review to date on correlates of adherence to pharmacological smoking cessation interventions. Challenges and
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 18, 2017 23:06
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A Socioecological Approach to Addressing Tobacco-Related Health Disparities (PDF) (564pp)

The persistence of disparities in tobacco use and subsequent tobacco-related disease underscores the importance of focusing on understanding tobacco-related health disparities (TRHD). The goal of this NCI monograph... is to synthesize the research lite
Cancer Control and Population Services (NCI)
added Sep 15, 2017 17:14
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Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-addiction Products Market | Analysis & Key Trends 2023

The rising issues of nicotine dependence and consequent health problems have created opportunities for The Global Smoking Cessation And Nicotine De-Addiction Products Market, observes Transparency Market Research in a new study. Leading players such as G
OpenPR (de)
added Sep 14, 2017 16:43
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McDONALD: The 9 worst vaping lies the media spread

1. Vaping is just as bad as smoking / 2. The vape companies are luring your children! / 3. Vapor is full of formaldehyde and other scary chemicals / 4. Big Tobacco invented e-cigarettes and owns the vapor industry / 5. Vaping causes popcorn lung! / 6. Ni
Vaping360 (TBEC Review)
added Sep 14, 2017 14:33
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Using Elastic Net Penalized Cox Proportional Hazards Regression to Identify Predictors of Imminent Smoking Lapse

The strongest predictors of smoking lapse were environmental in nature (e.g., being in smoking-permitted areas) as opposed to internal factors such as psychological affect. Interventions may be improved by a renewed focus of interventions on these predic
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 12, 2017 11:02
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