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[UK] Starting smoking as a teenager not only makes it harder to quit, it THINS the brain

People who start smoking when they are very young have less grey matter in the brain region involved in making decisions and gut feelings They also crave cigarettes more making giving up more difficult
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 4, 2014 10:06

VIDEO: Panic! At The Disco Are Addicted To Love 'N' Cigarettes In The New 'Nictotine' Video

Anti-smoking PSA: Panic! At The Disco’s “Nicotine” video is a reminder that cigarettes are BAD and love is ADDICTIVE. ... the song is comparing a smoking addiction to the feeling of addiction one feels in a toxic relationship. (Your heart says no! Your l
added Mar 1, 2014 18:22

Ohio Gov. Kasich Proposes Tax Cuts, Fighting Tobacco Addiction

The governor also has announced a new plan to fight smoking in the state. Kasich says Ohio was once a national leader in reducing the number of people who smoke and needs to take the cause up again. Kasich announced in his State of the State speech Mon
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 25, 2014 15:21

FDA for the First Time Orders Tobacco Products Pulled Off the Market, Sending Strong Message to Manufacturers about Complying with 2009 Law

a strong message to tobacco companies that the FDA will seriously enforce this critical provision of the law, which is aimed at preventing manufacturers from introducing products that are even more harmful, addictive or appealing to children. We commend t
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 22, 2014 19:51

A Hot Debate Over E-Cigarettes as a Path to Tobacco, or From It

The devices, intended to feed nicotine addiction without the toxic tar of conventional cigarettes, have divided a normally sedate public health community that had long been united in the fight against smoking and Big Tobacco.
New York Times
added Feb 22, 2014 19:45

Quitting Smoking Linked to Better Mental Health in Study

Over 3 years, people who stopped reported drop in mood disorders, alcohol and drug problems
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 20, 2014 22:20

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

[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

[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

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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