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Cessation of alcohol consumption decreases rate of nicotine metabolism in male alcohol-dependent smokers

The results support the idea that chronic alcohol abuse may increase the rate of nicotine metabolism, which then decreases over time after alcohol cessation. This information may help to inform future smoking cessation interventions in this population.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added May 3, 2016 18:19
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[Poland] Heavy drinking may make it harder to quit smoking

Alcohol-dependent people quickly process nicotine in their bodies and that may make it more difficult to quit smoking, suggests a small study of Polish men. “We didn’t measure what was happening when people were drinking, but after they stopped, their el
Reuters
added May 3, 2016 18:17
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Heavy alcohol consumption hampers attempts to quit smoking, study finds

The team, which was led by researchers from the Roswell Park Cancer Institute, conducted a study which found that heavy alcohol consumption increases the rate of nicotine metabolism, which makes it much harder to quit. However, after smokers stopped drin
Consumer Affairs
added May 3, 2016 16:12
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[California] Novato teen watchdogs lobby city for curbs on alcohol, tobacco store ads

The teens, part of a Novato High School club dedicated to promoting healthy youth development, received unanimous support from council members last week. The council agreed to schedule a meeting to hear their plan that would reduce window ads by 10 to 15
Marin (CA) Independent Journal
added Apr 11, 2016 21:50
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[California] Proposed Tobacco Laws Get Mixed Response in IV

Local businesses in Isla Vista, home to students mostly ages 18-22, weighed in on the smoking age debate. Co-owner of Isla Vista Vapor Donavan Christianson primarily sells vapor products as substitutes for cigarettes. “This particular bill would greatly
Santa Barbara (CA) Independent
added Apr 10, 2016 17:18
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[Asia] Higher smoking rates will increase asthma risk in India: study

Countries with higher male smoking rates such as India and Bangladesh may develop higher asthma and wheezing rates as a result of more exposure to second-hand smoke, scientists say. Underweight and obese women who also drink alcohol and smoke tobacco hav
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Apr 9, 2016 13:43
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Study: Czechs have most liberal approach to alcohol, cigarettes

according to a study carried out by the EPICENTER Institute and released on the web 20minutem Swiss server. The study has confirmed the reputation of the Czech Republic as "the harbor of freedom," mainly because it does not restrict serving of alcoholic
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 5, 2016 00:28
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[Australia] Calls for total smoking bans in outdoor areas of pubs, cafes

"The legislation will have the unintended consequence of effectively promoting alcohol consumption without food in outdoor areas where smoking is allowed." The groups said similar smoking laws recently passed in New South Wales had caused widespread con
WAtoday.com.au (au)
added Apr 4, 2016 23:16
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new research will explore ways to help heavy drinkers quit smoking

researchers at the Schroeder Institute® for Tobacco Research and Policy Studies at Truth Initiative have been awarded a grant ... to develop and test a program to help heavy drinkers quit smoking.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 15, 2016 15:17
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[California] Orange-haired Paris Jackson, 17, puffs on cigarettes with a gal pal in Sherman Oaks... after revealing she's in AA

Michael Jackson's only daughter Paris was spotted puffing on cigarettes with a gal pal in Sherman Oaks on Thursday. The privileged heiress - who turns 18 on April 3...cannot legally purchase nicotine-laced tobacco products in the States until 18.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 28, 2016 17:57
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