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major new review, written by leading world experts and published in the medical journal, Addiction. The review examined a wide range of measures that healthcare systems in different countries can adopt to help smokers to stop. It reviewed how effective th
Jul 30, 2015 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jul 31, 2015 08:21
The study participants were followed for an average of 11 years to see how many had a heart attack or stroke. The findings were published online July 22 in the journal Neurology. The researchers did not find an association between migraine and the risk
Jul 30, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 30, 2015 19:26
Interpersonal communication about pictorial health warnings on cigarette packages: Policy-related influences and relationships with smoking cessation attempts [FREE FULL TEXT]
• Many adult smokers report talking about cigarette health warning labels (HWLs). • Introduction of larger HWLs with novel content increased talking about HWLs. • Talk about HWLs appears to wear out over time, unless new HWL content is introduced.
May 31, 2015 Science Direct
added Jul 30, 2015 15:12
We show that the notion of the ‘gateway’ has been transformed from a descriptive to a predictive model, one in which nicotine is constituted as simultaneously ‘soft’ and ‘hard’—as both relatively innocuous and incontrovertibly harmful.
Oct 1, 2014 Science Direct
added Jul 30, 2015 15:09
These features, and extras that come with vaping may indeed have made it more appealing than other NRT methods. However, one of the key issues facing e-cigarettes is whether users actually see the devices as a way to stop smoking.
Jul 29, 2015 Newswire
added Jul 30, 2015 15:08
Implementation of Effective Cigarette Health Warning Labels Among Low & Middle Income Countries: state capacity, path dependency, and tobacco industry activity
Drs. Hiilamo and Glantz concluded that adopting voluntary HWL policies reduced the likelihood of having FCTC compliant HWLs and that legislators and other policymakers should not accept industry voluntary agreements in tobacco. Click here to read the f
Jul 30, 2015 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 30, 2015 15:04
Implementation of effective cigarette health warning labels among low and middle income countries: State capacity, path-dependency and tobacco industry activity (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]
Adopting voluntary HWL policies in 1992 reduced likelihood of having FCTC compliant HWLs 21 years later. Legislators and other policymakers should not accept industry voluntary agreements in tobacco and be extremely cautious about accepting voluntary agre
Jan 1, 2015 Social Science & Medicine
added Jul 30, 2015 15:03
Researchers analyzed data from nearly 12,000 workers in Sweden....Workers with demanding jobs, high job strain and little social support at work were at greater...Smoking was a significant risk factor for mental health sick leave, but alcohol use was not.
Jul 30, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 30, 2015 14:37
Government of Canada invests in smoking cessation programs in Manitoba Partnership with Manitoba Tobacco Reduction Alliance to increase resources for Manitobans trying to quit smoking.
Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced funding of $600,000 for a project that will expand smoking cessation programs across the province of Manitoba. Led by the Manitoba Tobacco Reduction Alliance (MANTRA), the project will establish a certificatio
Jul 30, 2015 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jul 30, 2015 12:28
A new study suggests that alcohol consumption, smoking, obesity and diabetes are associated with smaller regional brain volumes that may be early indicators of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
Jul 29, 2015 ANI (in)
added Jul 30, 2015 07:07