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The role of nicotine dependence in e-cigarettes’ potential for smoking reduction

These findings offer possible support that e-cigarettes may act as a smoking reduction method among highly nicotine-dependent young adult cigarette smokers. However, the opposite was found in non-dependent smokers, suggesting that e-cigarette use should
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 8, 2017 17:49
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[California] KELLY/ALEXANDER: To vape or not to vape? No - Risky products lure teens

E-cigarettes are harmful to public health and they are a threat to our children and our community. We ask Hunter to do what’s best for his constituents, not the tobacco industry and its never-ending quest to get our community’s youth hooked on a lifetime
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 7, 2017 18:58
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[California] HUNTER: To vape or not to vape? Yes - It's a safer alternative

My legislation will not only help save lives, that I am sure, but it will also provide a lifeline to the thousands of small businesses and employees that rely on the opportunity to continue selling vapor products to Americans who are either wanting to re
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 7, 2017 18:56
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[Australia] Wagga public health workers raise concerns about safety of 'vaping'

Many proponents claimed vaping was a safe alternative to smoking, but Tobacco Compliance Officer Ian Hardinge said there was no proof to support those claims. “There’s no evidence (e-cigarettes) assist in giving up smoking,” Mr Hardinge said. “The Ther
Wagga Wagga (NSW) Daily Advertiser (au)
added Jul 8, 2017 02:25
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New Kentucky Law Aims to Help More Smokers Kick the Habit

A new state law now in effect requires insurance coverage of all forms of tobacco cessation services recommended by the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force. That includes smoking and tobacco-use cessation counseling, group health education, and federal
WKU Public Radio (Western Kentucky University)
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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BOEHM: FDA's Vaping Regulations Will Hurt Smokers Trying to Quit

Electronic cigarettes are now the most popular technique used by Americans who want to quit smoking. But that pathway could close later this year, thanks to shortsighted federal regulations that effectively prevent innovation.
Reason Magazine
added Jul 6, 2017 16:12
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[Asia, India] 20 lakh users in state quit tobacco in a decade: Study

At least 20 lakh people in Karnataka have overcome their tobacco addiction — cigarettes, beedis and chewing tobacco — in the past 10 years... India has over eight million fewer tobacco consumers today than seven years ago despite the population growth. T
Times of India
added Jul 5, 2017 17:27
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Our View: Other universities should follow smoke-free lead of Kent State, Akron

And in Ohio, a state in which the smoking rate has exceeded the national average, it’s especially important that a concerted effort is being made by major employers and educational institutions...Though Kent and Akron aren’t breaking new ground, their boa
New Philadelphia (OH) Times-Reporter
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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Biological and psychological factors associated with smoking abstinence six years post-stroke

Intention of change, having the disruption criteria, and abstinence one year after stroke were predictors of abstinence at 6 years. An insular lesion in the acute phase of stroke does not determine the tobacco use status at six years.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Is The Ban On Smoking Alternatives Like E-Cigarettes Based On Outdated Values?

Perhaps it is time to allow smokers to be part of that smoke-free future by allowing the idea of harm reduction to assimilate into the culture. It is time to step away from using the gateway excuse as a reason to not move forward with the times, the scie
Popspoken
added Jul 5, 2017 04:57
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