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SIEGEL: Anti-Tobacco Advocates are OK With Letting Smokers Die at the Current Rate

two anti-tobacco advocates have argued that there is no need for e-cigarettes...sets up an irrelevant straw man argument, misconstrues the reasons why e-cigarettes are being promoted, misinterprets the data analysis, and draws an invalid conclusion about
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jun 29, 2015 13:02
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[Canada] Derek James From: City should butt out of controlling e-cigarettes | Calgary Herald

even though the city should be free to enact policies restricting or banning vaping on its own property, it should butt out and let people decide what to permit on their own.
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Jun 29, 2015 12:57

[Pennsylvania] Report: Smoking Rates In Philadelphia Fall To All Time Low

Mayor Michael Nutter says, “My administration has made it a priority to prevent youth from taking up smoking, to help current smokers kick the habit and to protect residents from secondhand smoke in indoor and outdoor spaces.” The report says in 2008, th
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jun 29, 2015 12:22

[New York] Roswell Park cessation specialists to help explain smoking trends ($$)

Chautauqua Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Council is holding, free of charge, an educational session for community members and professionals entitled "Tobacco Dependence and the Benefits of Quitting."
Dunkirk (NY) Observer
added Jun 28, 2015 11:00

[Asia-pacific] 'I Quit' campaign helps Singapore smokers kick habit

Health Promotion Board's I Quit campaign helped him make more progress in his recent attempt by sending him daily SMS messages with words of encouragement and health milestones as part of the 28-Day Countdown, which he completed last week.
AsiaOne (sg)
added Jun 28, 2015 08:28

[Indiana] Tobacco Education and Prevention Coalition Gets Much Deserved Recognition

The evening of June 25th was a special one for the many volunteers of the Tobacco Education and Prevention Coalition. They gathered for a night of much deserved recognition... The coalition’s efforts have brought down local numbers, and have helped people (Valparaiso, IN)
added Jun 27, 2015 11:41

A Systematic Review of Smoking Cessation Interventions for Adults in Substance Abuse Treatment or Recovery

NRT, behavioral support, and combination approaches appear to increase smoking abstinence in those treated for substance use disorders. Higher quality studies are required to strengthen the evidence base.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 27, 2015 09:53

The influence of social support on smoking cessation treatment adherence among HIV+ smokers

high prevalence of smoking among people living with HIV (PLWH) is a significant problem. Non-adherence to smoking cessation pharmacotherapy is a barrier for successfully quitting. ...Findings have implications for smoking cessation interventions that seek
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 27, 2015 09:52

[Asia, India] SINGH: You can stop smoking! Replace nicotine to help you so

In general, more inclusive treatments are more effective in producing long-term abstinence from tobacco, and combined therapies raise the absolute percentage of smokers who remain abstinent. Use of nicotine chewing gum as a substitute over long term ma (in)
added Jun 27, 2015 09:19

Anti-Smoking Policies Work: With Cigarette Smoking On The Decline, Those Who Remain Want To Quit

As smoking declines, public health researchers assume more of the remaining smokers are hardened — unwilling or unable to quit. A new study from UCSF finds the exact opposite is true. Each one percent decline in the number of smokers came with a 0.6 per
Medical Daily
added Jun 26, 2015 12:22
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