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Trends in and Characteristics of Marijuana and Menthol Cigarette Use Among Current Cigarette Smokers, 2005–2014

Research about the implications of consuming both marijuana and menthol, and the potential overlap in consumption of flavors across the products is warranted to better inform future preventive and treatment approaches.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:30
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Does Starting to Smoke Cigars Trigger Onset of Cannabis Blunt Smoking?

A short interval right after starting to smoke cigars may be one of increased risk of starting to smoke blunts. We discuss cigar, cigarillo, and “blunt wraps” control approaches that might reduce both tobacco and cannabis-related harms.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:27
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Flavored Cigars Appeal to Younger, Female, and Racial/Ethnic Minority College Students

This study extends the current literature by finding that younger, female, and racial/ethnic minorities have greater odds of flavored cigar use than their peers. Flavored cigars have characteristics that appeal to members of these populations, which can
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:25
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Frequent Experience of LGBQ Microaggression on Campus Associated With Smoking Among Sexual Minority College Students

This study revealed that experiencing frequent LGBQ microaggressions on college campus is associated with increased likelihood of current smoking among LGBQ college students.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:24
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The Effects of Sexual Orientation on the Relationship Between Victimization Experiences and Smoking Status Among US Women

Providers and community health agencies should assess and target physically and sexually abused sexual minority youth for mental health intervention with the goal of interrupting the progression from childhood victimization to adult victimization and subs
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:23
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The Methodological Quality and Effectiveness of Technology-Based Smoking Cessation Interventions for Disadvantaged Groups: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Few methodologically rigorous studies were identified. Mobile phone text-messaging, computer- and website-delivered quit support showed promise at increasing quit rates among Indigenous, psychiatric and inpatient substance use disorder patients. Further
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:16
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[China] Smoking Beliefs Among Chinese Secondary School Students: A Theory-Based Qualitative Study

Beliefs elicited in this study form a strong basis for designing a location- and population-specific antismoking programme.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:16
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Racial/Ethnic Differences in Duration of Smoking Among Former Smokers in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys [FREE FULL TEXT]

Racial/ethnic differences in duration of smoking among former smokers differed by participant age and age at smoking initiation. These findings support the need for smoking cessation efforts that address racial/ethnic differences in smoking behaviors.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:12
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Trends in Absolute and Relative Educational Inequalities in Adult Smoking Since the Early 2000s: The Case of Germany [FREE FULL TEXT]

In the course of declining smoking rates, educational inequalities in smoking persisted in both absolute and relative terms. In men, relative inequalities in smoking may even have widened within only 9 years. Tobacco control policies should not only be t
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:11
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STEINBERG: Harms and Benefits of Stigmatizing Smoking [FREE FULL TEXT]

At minimum, we must focus more on efforts to provide better, more accessible treatment options, which are likely to result in lower smoking prevalence in the remaining smokers without further marginalizing these groups as nondesirable.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 10, 2018 19:58
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