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A longitudinal study of cotinine in long-term daily users of e-cigarettes

In experienced e-cigarette users enrolled online, cotinine levels were similar to levels usually observed in cigarette smokers. Over time, these users decreased the concentration of nicotine in their e-liquids, but increased their consumption of e-liquid
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added May 3, 2016 18:23
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Electronic Cigarettes for Smoking Cessation: A Systematic Review.

the evidence remains inconclusive due to the low quality of the research published to date. Well-designed RCTs and longitudinal, population studies are needed to further elucidate the role of e-cigarettes in smoking cessation.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 3, 2016 16:35
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[Australia] Federal Court forces drug regulator to consider nicotine inhaler case

British American Tobacco subsidiary Nicovations Australia last year applied to register its Voke inhaler - an aerosol can that releases a nicotine vapour - with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) as an over-the-counter drug. Electronic cigarettes
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Apr 24, 2016 02:31
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[Asia, Mid-east, Saudi Arabia] Smoking addiction clinics in high demand

There has been a high demand in the Kingdom from people seeking help to give up smoking in the wake of the rise in tobacco prices announced recently by the government. This is according to Anas Al-Hadi, a doctor at a clinic treating people for nicotine ad
Arab News (sa)
added Mar 17, 2016 13:09
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RJ Reynold’s Unpublished Randomized Controlled Trial Finds that Camel Snus is Not Effective for Smoking Cessation

In 2009, RJR created “The Smoker Cessation/Migration Study/CSD0909/CSD1010”... RJR's research is helpful to FDA because, combined with the Hatsukami study, it shows that two separate RCTs demonstrate that Camel Snus does not sustain smoking cessation. Bot
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 5, 2016 14:15
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Approximately one quarter of the total decline in smoking in Australia due to Plain Packaging

The Public Health Association (PHA) of Australia by releasing a report on the effects of plain packaging since 2012, states that plain packaging legislation has resulted in a stunning outcome.
Asian Tribune
added Mar 1, 2016 07:53
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[Asia] Can Hun Sen Help Cambodia Quit Smoking?

He is now using Facebook to launch a sort of public health campaign, urging his followers, and all his countrymen, to extinguish their last cigarette. “In this post I’m asking my Cambodian people to quit smoking, especially youth,” the Facebook post rea
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Feb 10, 2016 23:10
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[France] Harm Reduction or Harm Introduction? Prevalence and Correlates of E-Cigarette Use Among French Adolescents

These findings give cause for concern: e-cigarette usage experimentation is extremely high, and is not associated with attempts to quit smoking standard cigarettes. Rather, it is exposing adolescents to a highly addictive drug (nicotine) and may pave the
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Feb 9, 2016 14:31
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[Tennessee] Kristy's Story

Kristy grew up in a small town in Tennessee and smoked her first cigarette at age 13 with an older sister. Many of her friends and family members smoked. Kristy followed in their footsteps and became a regular smoker. By age 33, Kristy had been smoking fo
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jan 26, 2016 15:55
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UK regulators license BAT e-cigarette as quit-smoking medicine

Britain's drug regulators have given the go-ahead for a British American Tobacco electronic-cigarette vaping device to be sold as a quit smoking medicine, the first such product to be given a drug license in the UK.
Reuters
added Jan 4, 2016 19:25
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