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Electronic Cigarette: A Longitudinal Study of Regular Vapers [FREE FULL TEXT]

After 12 months, enjoyment and relapse prevention were the most important reasons to vape. Rates of relapse to smoking were low in former smokers and quit rates were high in current smokers. Stopping vaping was associated with relapsing to smoking.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 12, 2018 21:14

Achieve Life Sciences Announces Advancement of Cytisine Development Program Following Meeting with the FDA

mpany committed to the global development and commercialization of cytisine for smoking cessation, today announced an update on the cytisine development program following a meeting conducted with the United States (U.S.) Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
PR Newswire
added Jul 12, 2018 16:35

[California] Suit May Proceed with Man Who Gouged Out His Eyes While in Jail

A judge said today he is inclined to keep Pfizer Inc. as a defendant in a lawsuit brought by a man who claims its Chantix anti-smoking medication was a factor in a psychotic breakdown that led him to gouge his eyes out while jailed in Los Angeles.
added Jul 12, 2018 16:24

Yet Another Reason Why It's Hard to Stop Smoking

"When people attempt to quit smoking, what they are really doing is attempting to bury part of their old identity and reconfigure a new one," said lead researcher Caitlin Notley, from the University of East Anglia in England. "That can be hard. Particul
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 12, 2018 15:05

LAWRENCE: The great vaping debate

If you want to know what vaping really looks and feels like, don’t listen to regulators and their favorite anti-vaping scientists. Visit web sites like and that extol the virtues of the practice.
Washington Times
added Jul 12, 2018 14:59

[UK] Increasing numbers of smokers quit following intensive work by health officials in Barnsley

Smoking levels in Barnsley have been slashed in the space of only 12 months, leaving the town on course towards its target of eradicating the habit among the current primary school population as they reach maturity. Barnsley Council and other public bod
The Star / Sheffield Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 12, 2018 14:45

[UK] Associations between tobacco control mass media campaign expenditure and smoking prevalence and quitting in England: a time series analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusion Between 2008 and 2016, higher monthly expenditure on tobacco control mass media campaigns in England was associated with higher quit success rates.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 12, 2018 13:29

Nurse-Led Smoking-Cessation Program for Cancer Patients Doubled the Quit Rate

A smoking-cessation program run by an oncology clinical nurse specialist at Duke Cancer Center Raleigh has doubled the quit rate since its implementation in 2015. At the 43rd Oncology Nursing Society Congress, Susan Bruce, MSN, RN, OCN, AOCNS, CTTS, a cl
Oncology News (
added Jul 12, 2018 13:25

EDITORIAL: E-cigarettes and youth smoking: be alert but not alarmed [FREE FULL TEXT]

In determining how we respond to research on youth vaping and smoking, we need to consider the whole population (youth and adults) and longer term goals, such as a cigarette endgame. The goal of policy making should be to achieve the optimal regulatory b
Tobacco Control
added Jul 11, 2018 21:13

Are electronic nicotine delivery systems helping cigarette smokers quit? Evidence from a prospective cohort study of U.S. adult smokers, 2015–2016 [FREE FULL TEXT]

We found no evidence that ENDS use, within context of the 2015–2016 US regulatory and tobacco/vaping market landscape, helped adult smokers quit at rates higher than smokers who did not use these products. Absent any meaningful changes, ENDS use among ad
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jul 11, 2018 21:07
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