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Data Show Rapid Smoking Urge Reduction Using a Novel Nicotine Aerosol

e-Nicotine Technology (eNT) announced today that it will be presenting its initial clinical research results in a poster entitled "Achieving Rapid Smoking Urge Relief and Nicotine Pharmacokinetics Through the Manipulation of the Particle Size of a Conden
PR Newswire
added Feb 20, 2014 10:57
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[Canada] SATEL: Clear the air on addiction

the changes in an addict's brain do not render him helpless. True, most smokers find quitting difficult, but by no means do the nicotine-induced changes in their brains prevent them from making a decision to quit, summoning the motivation to do so and ado
American Enterprise Institute
added Feb 18, 2014 13:14
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[Canada] SATEL: Clear the air on addiction

Non-Smokers’ Rights Association ... accuses Dominique Bourget, a forensic psychiatrist at the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre, of breaching the college’s ethics code by “minimizing the gravity of, if not denying the existence of, tobacco dependence.”
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Feb 18, 2014 03:32
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ARCHIVE: SATEL: Where There's Smoke, There's Ire

Cigarette smoking is a stylized habit that serves psychological functions -- suppression of anxiety, social lubrication. These benefits are reasons why intermittent smokers often desire a cigarette. But it is primarily the urge to suppress the symptoms of
Sally Satel, M.D.
added Feb 18, 2014 03:19
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LETTER: Smoking in Jail

We have also shown that lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in former inmates. While e-cigarettes are being promoted as safer alternatives to cigarettes, their long-term effects are unknown.
New York Times
added Feb 5, 2014 09:59
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[UK-Scotland] LETTER: An e-smokescreen

The addictiveness of nicotine, which vitiates notions of customer choice, will, as it has for decades, facilitate the resulting manipulation of the vulnerable. So we have an industry which makes 99 per cent of its profits from tobacco, is utterly depend
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 23:32
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Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Later Nicotine Addiction in Daughters

Daughters exposed to their mother's stress hormones in the womb may be more likely to become nicotine-dependent later in life, a new long-term study suggests. It also found that girls whose mothers smoked during pregnancy were at higher risk for eventual
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 30, 2014 09:43
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[Canada] Day 206: A long way from Strathclyde

The kid gloves come off ... the courtroom atmosphere stiffened this morning in the home-stretch of the cross-examination. Mr. Davies was no longer allowed to wander off-topic, and Mr. Trudel no longer disguised his intent to cut the ground out from unde
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 30, 2014 07:51
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[UK] i Deputy Editor's Letter: Electronic smoke debate

Adults should have the right to make up their own minds, but anything which might discourage youngsters from starting an addictive habit – whether it be tobacco or electronic – should be welcomed.
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 29, 2014 14:47
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[Canada] Day 204: The Myth of Addiction

Mr. John Booth Davies, is thus the tobacco industry's second and the last chance at expert opinion to support their position that almost 1 million Quebec smokers do not suffer from addiction. Although his position is not that different than that express
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 28, 2014 12:36
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