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Chinese immigrant men smokers’ sources of cigarettes in Canada: A qualitative study [FREE FULL TEXT] (PDF)

Chinese Canadian immigrant men used various means to obtain cheap cigarettes. Future research studies could explore more detailed features of access to expose gaps in policy and improve tobacco regulatory frameworks.
Tobacco Induced Diseases (de)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
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Brief Web-Based Interventions for Young Adult Smokers With Severe Mental Illnesses: A Randomized, Controlled Pilot Study

Interactive, web-based motivational interventions are feasible and promising for smoking cessation among young smokers with severe mental illnesses. Such interventions warrant further study among this group of smokers. Implications
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
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Nicotine Metabolism-informed Care for Smoking Cessation: A Pilot Precision

Conclusions MIC, an NMR-based precision approach to smoking cessation, was acceptable to 90% of smokers and improved NMR-medication match rates more than 3-fold compared to GBC, even with generally high use of varenicline. These data support the feasibili
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
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BIG TOBACCO TINY TARGETS: TOBACCO INDUSTRY TARGETS SCHOOLS IN AFRICA (PDF)

The results show that international and local tobacco companies, such as British American Tobacco (BAT) and Philip Morris International (PMI), carry out intensive marketing strategies around schools that encourage tobacco use among children in countries
ATCA (African Tobacco Control Alliance) (tg)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:53
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BIG TOBACCO TINY TARGETS: TOBACCO INDUSTRY TARGETS SCHOOLS IN AFRICA

CA implemented the Tobacco Industry Accountability project in partnership with the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids (CTFK) and its country partners in five African countries... RECOMMENDATIONS African government authorities must protect our children from t
ATCA (African Tobacco Control Alliance) (tg)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:45
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The Regulation of Nicotine / A Public Health Discussion with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

On Thursday, October 19, at 1 pm, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health will host the public health community’s first opportunity to discuss the groundbreaking vision of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to reduce nicotine in cigarettes
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
added Oct 19, 2017 00:42
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Studying the interactive effects of menthol and nicotine among youth: An examination using e-cigarettes

Conclusions Menthol, even at very low doses, alters the appeal of e-cigarettes among youth. Further, menthol enhances positive rewarding effects of high nicotine-containing e-cigarettes among youth.
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Oct 19, 2017 00:01
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Individual, peer, and family factor modification of neighborhood-level effects on adolescent alcohol, cigarette, e-cigarette, and marijuana use

Community-level programs that increase social cohesion among neighbors, neighborhood monitoring of deviant behaviors, and better policing of open drug selling may prevent ATOD use. Programs should also target RSE and minimize affiliations with peers who
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Oct 19, 2017 00:00
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CLABOUGH: Study: Local Vaping Bans Will Prevent Cigarette Smokers From Quitting

The New York Times has reported that major pharmaceutical companies such as GlaxoSmithKline, which sells Nicorette gum, and Johnson & Johnson, which manufactures nicotine patches, have helped lead a “strong opposition” against e-cigarettes. Such rampant
The New American
added Oct 18, 2017 22:24
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[Canada] Nearly 1,000 deaths per year in Newfoundland due to smoking: study

According to a Conference Board of Canada study published Tuesday, smoking causes 985 deaths in Newfoundland and Labrador annually and one in five of all deaths (18.4 per cent) in the country. Smoking also causes a direct health-care cost of $135.4 mill
St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Oct 18, 2017 22:22
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