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[Philippines, UK] Sin City: cheapest places in the world for drinking, smoking and dating

The report declared the Filipino capital of Manila to be the cheapest city in the world for smoking and drinking, at just $11.60 for five pints and two packets of smokes, followed by South Africa's Johannesburg ($14) and Cape Town ($14.10).
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 19, 2016 21:10
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Why Heavy Drinking Seems to Boost Desire to Smoke More

their heavy drinking speeds up how quickly their body breaks down nicotine, a new study suggests. "Our study showed that chronic heavy alcohol consumption may lead to an increase in the rate of nicotine metabolism, which could be one contributing factor
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 19, 2016 16:20
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[Philippines] Philippine President-Elect Rodrigo Duterte to Crack Down on Smoking, Drinking, Staying Out Late ($$)

President-elect Rodrigo Duterte outlined plans on Monday to curb social freedoms and impose more order on this often unruly nation by cracking down on a range of social ills. Elected a week ago on a tough law-and-order platform, Mr. Duterte told reporter
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added May 16, 2016 19:42
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Long-term Smoking and the Brain: No Neurodegenerative Effects

"Our main message is that smoking does not have a severe neurodegenerative effect on the brain, either alone or in conjunction with chronic alcohol use, although results do not rule out subtle neurodegenerative effects from smoking or clinical deficits d
Medical Tribune
added May 13, 2016 18:38
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The effects of chronic smoking on the pathology of alcohol-related brain damage

Future studies using ultrastructural or molecular techniques will be required to determine if smoking has more subtle effects on the brain and how chronic alcohol consumption leads to widespread white matter loss.
Alcohol
added May 13, 2016 18:38
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VIDEO: Break the Smoking-Drinking Connection

The benefits of changing habits
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 13, 2016 15:32
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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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