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Parkinson disease and smoking revisited / Ease of quitting is an early sign of the disease

patients with PD are able to quit smoking more easily than controls. These findings are compatible with a decreased responsiveness to nicotine during the prodromal phase of PD. We propose that ease of smoking cessation is an aspect of premanifest PD simil
added Sep 28, 2014 06:37

Pfizer will ask to remove suicide warning from anti-smoking meds

FDA updated the drug's label Monday to include data from a number of recent studies that found little to no evidence of psychiatric problems or suicidal tendencies in patients taking the twice-a-day tablet. The new labeling represents a victory for Pfizer
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 28, 2014 06:32

SIEGEL/ROBERTS: Discontinuation of Crowdfunding Campaign for BSCiTS Study

we are discontinuing the Behavioral Study of Cigarette and Tobacco Substitution (BSCiTS) fundraising campaign, and canceling the proposed study. For those of you who have donated to the campaign, your donations will be returned to you.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 28, 2014 06:25

SIEGEL: New Study Claims to Have Found that E-Cigarettes are Unhelpful in Smoking Cessation among Cancer Patients

Once again, shoddy research by opponents of electronic cigarettes has led to a situation where false conclusions are being disseminated widely to the media and the public. Most unfortunately, damage is being done to the public's health because news headl
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 27, 2014 15:07

GLANTZ: Best study on e-cigs for cessation so far shows they don't help and likely hurt

an exceptionally well-done longitudinal study, "Electronic Cigarette Use Among Patients with Cancer,' on how use of e-cigarettes affects success in people trying to quit smoking as part of an organized smoking cessation program. It showed that, at best,
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 27, 2014 15:06

Cambodian PM says he quits smoking successfully

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, a nearly life-long cigarette smoker, announced Thursday that he has completely quit smoking after trying to stop it for more than a decade. "I announce today that I have successfully given up smoking cigarettes after stru
Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 27, 2014 14:48

Electronic cigarette use among patients with cancer: Characteristics of electronic cigarette users and their smoking cessation outcomes

The high rate of E-cigarette use observed is consistent with recent articles highlighting increased E-cigarette use in the general population. The current longitudinal findings raise doubts concerning the usefulness of E-cigarettes for facilitating smokin
added Sep 27, 2014 14:03

Effectiveness of a mobile, drop-in stop smoking service in reaching and supporting disadvantaged UK smokers to quit

Tobacco Control
added Sep 27, 2014 13:49

SIEGEL: CDC Rejoices that Fewer Smokers are Trying to Quit

is actually stating that the finding that fewer smokers are trying to quit smoking by switching to e-cigarettes is a good thing. In other words, the CDC is happy that the combustible tobacco market is regaining strength compared to the non-combustible m
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 26, 2014 16:44

[Massachusetts] Proposed new tobacco regulations in Wayland

The following was submitted by Director of Public Health Julia Junghanns: The Wayland Board of Health will hold a public hearing for changes to local tobacco regulations on Monday, Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. in the Wayland Town Building, located at 41 Cochituat
Wicked Local (MA)
added Sep 26, 2014 12:39
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