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[South Carolina] E-cigarettes: No tobacco? Sure. Safe alternative? Nobody knows, but market growing

He felt so strongly about the health benefits of the products that he started his own business making refill cartridges for the devices. Many people feel the way Sena does about the health benefits of e-cigarettes, claiming they can notice the differenc
Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added May 19, 2013 18:47

Do E-Cigarettes Help Smokers Quit?

Smokers who wish to quit commonly use electronic cigarettes to help them, despite the lack of evidence that the devices work, a new study finds. (Yahoo!)
added May 18, 2013 22:58

[Ohio] Vapor tales: Advocates say e-cigarettes help them quit

Health officials aren’t so sure about testimonies
Toledo (OH) Blade
added May 13, 2013 03:02

Are Alabama Tobacco Quit Lines Working?

With the help of TV ads and prevention workshops in the community, more people are learning they can get help and stop smoking sooner rather than later.
WTVY Channel 4 (Dothan, AL)
added Apr 10, 2013 16:44

Readiness to Quit Smoking and Quit Attempts Among Australian Mental Health Inpatients [FREE FULL TEXT]

This paper provides further data supporting the assertion that multimodal smoking cessation interventions combining psychosocial and pharmacological support should be provided to psychiatric inpatients who smoke.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 9, 2013 16:02

Forced Smoking Abstinence: Not Enough for Smoking Cessation

Forced tobacco abstinence alone during incarceration has little impact on postrelease smoking status. A behavioral intervention provided prior to release greatly improves cotinine-confirmed smoking cessation in the community.
Archives of Internal Medicine
added Apr 9, 2013 09:36

[Indiana] Anti-Tobacco Advocates Renew Plea to Restore Stop-Smoking Funds

A day before Senate Republicans unveil their budget, anti-smoking activists are renewing a public push to restore tobacco-prevention funding. Both House Republicans' budget and Governor Pence's slash the $8 million annual budget for the health departmen
WIBC 91.3 FM (Indianapolis, IN)
added Apr 4, 2013 15:08

CDC Targets Anti-Smoking Efforts At LGBT Community: 'This Is A Justice And Equity Issue'

smoking rates among the LGBT community are still disproportionately high. That’s partly because Big Tobacco has specifically worked to target LGBT individuals, who already tend to be particularly susceptible to smoking due to minority stress. And there ha
Think Progress (blog)
added Apr 2, 2013 15:34

[UK, UK-Wales] Riot fears as cigarettes set to be banned from prisons in England and Wales to stop passive smoking compensation claims from officers

The Prison Service is introducing the ban following a long campaign from staff, who have objected to breathing in the second-hand smoke of inmates. Instead, the criminals will be offered electronic cigarettes or nicotine patches to satisfy their craving
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 3, 2013 13:32

[North Carolina] Chapel Hill firm raising $3M for smoking cessation technology

The problem with the current slate of smoking cessation products is that they are ineffective at delivering nicotine ... E-Nicotine has developed what it says is a better way to get nicotine to the “deep lung” where it is best absorbed. The proprietary
WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Feb 28, 2013 04:42
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