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WORSTALL: Excellent News As E-Cigarette, Or Vaping, Use Rises

We’ve news from the government that the use of e-cigarettes, or vaping, is on the rise among schoolchildren and teenagers. We might think that this is a health story and it is, but behind it is an interesting little economic point and a guide to public p
added Dec 21, 2014 06:07

[UK] E-cigarettes double chance of quitting ($$)

“Vaping” was just as effective as other nicotine replacements, and no sideeffects were seen in the studies, according to an analysis published by the Cochrane Library, a collection of six databases used to analyse evidence.
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 21, 2014 06:03

Electronic cigarettes and health: Vapour trail

Such things will, no doubt, change as more reputable firms displace the less reputable. And more data on the effectiveness of e-cigarettes are now being collected. The study’s authors have identified nine trials now under way. If these, too, come back po
The Economist
added Dec 21, 2014 05:53
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[Massachusetts] Beginning March 1, tobacco buyers must be 21 in Lawrence

The Board of Health voted unanimously Tuesday night to adopt the new regulation, which includes a requirement that businesses selling tobacco products must post signs advising customers on how to enroll in a smoking cessation program. Also, stores will n
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Dec 21, 2014 05:46

[New Zealand] CORRECTING and REPLACING Extab Corporation Announces Positive Data from Phase 3 Clinical Study of Cytisine as a Smoking Cessation Aid Published in The New England Journal of Medicine

Extab Corporation, a privately-held, pharmaceutical company focused on advancing Tabex™, a smoking cessation drug containing the active substance cytisine, announces that positive data from a Phase 3 clinical trial of cytisine as a smoking cessation aid
Business Wire
added Dec 20, 2014 15:12
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Cheap Natural Compound May Help Smokers Quit

The naturally occurring plant compound cytisine may be more effective than nicotine replacement therapy in helping smokers quit, a new study suggests. Cytisine, an acid-like chemical found in the seeds of the golden rain tree, has been used in Eastern Eu
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 20, 2014 15:07

[Canada] Ex-smokers credit e-cigarettes for helping them quit, poll finds

One in seven Canadian adults have tried e-cigarettes, and the vast majority have done so to help them quit smoking tobacco, a new poll shows. The national survey conducted by Forum Research to be released on Thursday found that 64 per cent of those who
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Dec 20, 2014 13:54

Cochrane Tobacco Addiction Group

Reviews Acupuncture and related interventions for smoking cessationReview AbstractFull Article (HTML)PDF(962K) Allergen-specific oral immunotherapy for peanut allergyReview
Cochrane Library
added Dec 19, 2014 13:41

[UK] Evidence that electronic cigarettes can help smokers to quit

“Cochrane reviews are world renowned for their systematic analysis of the evidence. Electronic cigarettes are used by millions of smokers in the UK but the risks and benefits have been heavily disputed. This timely review indicates that that these produc
ASH London (uk)
added Dec 19, 2014 13:35

[Asia, Saudi Arabia] Protect Your Health and Your Deen: Stop Smoking

it is damaging to how well you adhere to your deen, your religion, your Islam. The overwhelming majority of Islamic scholars have concluded that cigarette smoking is haram (forbidden), and for a number of solid reasons. Shaikh Muhammad Hassan said, “In
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Dec 19, 2014 02:15
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