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[UK] LLOYD: 'I thought my e-cigarette was safe. Turns out, I was smoking the equivalent of 40-a-day'

When Rachael Lloyd took up vaping, she thought she'd stumbled across a miracle alternative to smoking. Little did she know, her 'friendly' e-cigarette was actually damaging her health - as the World Health Organisation is now starting to realise...
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 19:49

Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) Comments on American Heart Association (AHA) Policy Statement on Vapor Products, Including E-Cigarettes

"We are particularly pleased that AHA's report recognizes the magnitude of benefits that vaporizers such as electronic cigarettes offer to smokers as tools that can help reduce cigarette-induced diseases," says Phil Daman, SFATA's president and chairman.
CBS MarketWatch
added Aug 27, 2014 12:53

[Australia] Cravings trigger new smoker advert blitz

the new “Triggers” advertising campaign, launch­ed today, urges smokers to quit in a more encouraging way. Quit Victoria acting director Craig Sinclair said while the hard-hitting tactics had been successful, this new approach aimed at helping smokers id
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Aug 24, 2014 12:36

Pinney Associates, Inc. Welcomes Dr. Bethea (Annie) Kleykamp, Science Writer and Expert in Pharmacology and Drug-Dependence

Her graduate and postdoctoral research focused on the effects of drugs (e.g., nicotine/tobacco, alcohol, sedative-hypnotics, opioids) on cognitive performance in healthy and drug-dependent participants. Dr. Kleykamp has also received training in the study
PR Newswire
added Aug 22, 2014 11:57

[New York] Varenicline efficacy and safety among methadone maintained smokers: a randomized placebo-controlled trial

Conclusions Varenicline can aid short-term smoking abstinence in methadone-maintained smokers.
added Aug 22, 2014 10:35

Reciprocal associations between cigarette consumption and DSM-IV nicotine dependence criteria in adolescent smokers

In adolescent smokers, higher cigarette consumption predicts later severity of DSM-IV nicotine dependence more than the reverse. Smoking and drinking also influence each other mutually over time.
added Aug 22, 2014 10:32

[California] Teen Talk: Parents' hard line on e-cigarettes sparks rift

What makes me mad is that e-cigs are not harmful or dangerous like regular cigarettes, so I feel like my parents are overreacting... DEAR BROOKE: E-cigs are simply liquid nicotine ... be careful that you aren’t setting up a lifelong nicotine habit.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Aug 22, 2014 06:51

[Indiana] HAYES: Schilling's cancer another reminder of tobacco danger / But will it have a lasting impact on young athletes?

Schilling would argue, as would Gwynn if he were still here, that deciding to use tobacco is far from a minor decision. It can be life changing.
Fort Wayne(IN) News-Sentinel
added Aug 22, 2014 06:33

[UK] Nine facts about tobacco company lobbying

3. For decades after the link between smoking and lung cancer was scientifically proven, the tobacco industry deliberately caused public confusion about the health impacts of tobacco. In 1953, following advice from public relations firm Hill and Knowlto
Environmental Health News (The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health-CIEH) (uk)
added Aug 21, 2014 15:15

EISENBERG: Why I Opened a Vaporium and Am Dedicating My Life to Reducing Smoking

I took matters into my own hands and traveled to China, to the source, to find more e-cigs. I was determined to get this harm reduction product into the hands of everyone... We are on the same team as anti-smoking activists and people who want to reduce
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 19, 2014 21:56
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