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Systematic Review of Factors Influencing Smoking Following Release from Smoke-free Prisons

Interventions designed to help people remain abstinent from tobacco following release from smoke-free prisons are an important opportunity to improve the health, finances and well-being of this vulnerable population.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 5, 2018 19:03
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Facebook's Oculus backs VR game to help teens kick e-cigarette habit

a new virtual reality game, called smokeSCREEN VR and backed by Facebook's Oculus, is addressing the challenges teens face when it comes to social pressures and the use of e-cigarettes. If successful, the Yale Center for Health and Learning Games will cr
CNBC
added May 4, 2018 21:18
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Secret Philip Morris Files Show What the Tobacco Giant Knew About Addiction

the company scapegoated the chemical as the solitary driver of addiction. By placing the blame on nicotine, company scientists drew attention away from a potential public health focus on biological, social, psychological, and environmental factors that co
Inverse
added May 3, 2018 19:36
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Free tobacco cessation tools offered to Indiana residents

he Indiana Tobacco Quitline is offering Hoosiers who use tobacco free help line to help them quit smoking. The free nicotine replacement therapy promotion begins May 1 and will end when supplies run out. “We want Hoosiers who are addicted to nicotine to
WRBI 103.9 (Batesville, IN)
added May 3, 2018 16:50
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[UK] Watch what cigarettes really do to the lungs: Shocking video shows the difference between healthy organs and those of a pack-a-day smoker WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT

Uploaded by North-Carolina based nurse Amanda Eller, the videos show the black, cancer-ridden lungs of a heavy smoker failing to properly inflate... Public Health England (PHE) released the advert to urge the country's seven million smokers to attempt q
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 1, 2018 22:54
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[UK] Tower Hamlets’ Muslims helped to quit tobacco in run up to Ramadan

The ‘Quit Tobacco Before Ramadan’ campaign opens today, with residents being encouraged to pledge to stop chewing or smoking to prevent nicotine cravings when the holy month starts. Ramadan begins on the evening of May 15 and will last until June 14.
East London Advertiser (uk)
added May 1, 2018 19:20
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[Ohio] Franklin County hopes to help more than 26,000 residents kick tobacco with new program

“Whatever reason you want to quit smoking, now’s the time to start. You can quit, and we want to support your decision to do so,” said Dr. Miller Sullivan, the health department’s medical director. “It’s worth it, quitting is worth it. You all are worth
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added May 1, 2018 04:35
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DAUBE: Tobacco in Australia: time to get back to basics

But these massive global corporations do not sleep: they have been strategising and are resurgent. Their opposition to measures that work is harder-line; their lobbying and use of front groups has increased; their resistance has extended even to litigati
doctorportal (Medical Journal of Australia) (au)
added Apr 30, 2018 21:33
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GLANTZ: When assessing models that estimate the effects of e-cigarettes, the devil is in the details

The thing that makes the big difference is the assumptions that the different modelers make about the behavioral and health effects of e-cigarettes. Despite saying that they are using “conservative” assumptions about e-cigarettes Warner and Mendez model
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 29, 2018 17:57
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Oxytocin Reduces Cigarette Consumption in Daily Smokers

This study provides new evidence that oxytocin might have clinical value in the treatment of addictive disorders, in this case tobacco addiction. The study adds to a growing literature suggesting that this neuropeptide, which is mainly known for its role
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 29, 2018 01:20
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