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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Avoiding the pitfalls from e-cigarette use seen in the US

Let’s equip smokers with an arsenal of aids and the support to quit smoking, including using e-cigarettes as a temporary measure for those who get them from a doctor and who commit to mandatory counselling, for example, with the provision to have this ai
TODAYonline (sg)
added Apr 9, 2018 21:33
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UK MPs Demand That Parliament Become ‘Vape Friendly’

Yesterday on the 29th of March, UK MPs kicked off newly launched campaign ‘VAPRIL’ with a call for vaping in Parliament.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 9, 2018 16:10
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[UK] VApril kick offs at Parliament

UKVIA met with MPs and members of the House of Lords, led by Mark Pawsey – chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for E-Cigarettes, to kick off the campaign. Pawsey said: “Vaping is now recognised as one of the best ways to quit smoking and t
Talking Retail (uk)
added Apr 9, 2018 16:09
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VApril: A Nationwide Vaping Campaign Launches Next Month

“VApril is a campaign to encourage more people to quit smoking through taking up vaping during April. VApril is organised by the UK Vaping Industry Association, the country’s leading forum for supporting, developing and promoting the circa £1bn vaping sec
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 9, 2018 16:08
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GLANTZ: New study using PATH data shows that e-cigarettes help some smokers quit, hurt most

a well-done analysis of the FDA/NIH path dataset that concludes that “daily e-cigarette initiators were more likely to have quit smoking or reduced use compared to non-users. However, less frequent e-cigarette use was not associated with cigarette cess
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:46
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ARCHIVE: E-cigarettes and smoking cessation in real-world and clinical settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Odds of quitting cigarettes were 28% lower in those who used e-cigarettes compared with those who did not use e-cigarettes. Association of e-cigarette use with quitting did not significantly differ among studies of all smokers using e-cigarettes (irrespec
The Lancet Respiratory Medicine
added Apr 9, 2018 15:45
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GLANTZ: While several studies have been published showing some e-cig users quit more, the overall picture remains negative

Because only a small minority of e-cigarette users (10-20%) are daily users of high delivery systems, the overall population health effect of e-cigarettes on smoking cessation remains negative, i.e., on average smokers who use e-cigarettes are less likely
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:42
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Common diabetes drug may also help with nicotine withdrawal

investigators say metformin, an inexpensive drug commonly used to treat patients with type 2 diabetes, appears to block symptoms of nicotine withdrawal in rodents. Sangwon Kim, Ph.D., of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine's Division of Endoc
ScienceDaily
added Apr 9, 2018 15:36
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[Pakistan] Health Ministry suggests a further tax slap on tobacco companies

The ministry has inferred that not only the tobacco companies have benefited out of the reduction in cigarette prices, but pharmaceutical firms have also got heavy revenues by treating the consumers harmed by cigarette smoking, which is a consequential b
Global Village Space (pk)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:16
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[UK] Big moves to help smokers in hospital in Hartlepool

Smokers will be offered nicotine replacement therapy when they stay on hospital wards in Hartlepool. It’s one of a raft of changes being introduced by the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust which is re-launching its smoke free agenda. We have
Hartlepool Mail (uk)
added Apr 9, 2018 14:43
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