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[UK] Ask the pharmacist: How long do nicotine withdrawal symptoms last?

A. Withdrawal symptoms such as irritability, low energy, difficulty concentrating, headaches, hunger and moodiness can last for up to three months. The nicotine itself is out of your body 72 hours after stopping smoking, and withdrawal symptoms peak at
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 15:57
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[UK] Dragon’s Den star Hilary Devey, 60, vows to finally kick her 40-YEAR smoking habit after terrifying health scare

Even suffering a stroke in 2009 wasn't enough to stop the businesswoman and self-made millionaire from kicking the habit. ... Strengthening Hilary's resolve are the results of a lab test she took part in with Public Health England, which revealed signif
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 15:57
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How tobacco companies in the UK prepared for and responded to standardised packaging of cigarettes and rolling tobacco

There was non-compliance with the legislation, with slim packs, which are not permitted, on sale after standardised packaging was implemented. Conclusions Our findings highlight the need to monitor developments in markets introducing standardised packagi
Tobacco Control
added Jan 11, 2018 03:35
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[UK] Hard-hitting TV advert reveals how cigarettes cause damage to major organs within SECONDS, as experts warn one person is admitted to hospital every minute due to smoking

A hard-hitting new TV advert shows how poisons from the tar in cigarettes enter the bloodstream and flow through the body within seconds, causing damage to major organs. The campaign also highlights how smoking can lead to elevated levels of cadmium - a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 03:26
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[Australia] 'It was a staggering success but I was a drug dealer': Paul Hogan goes from selling smokes to pushing cancer research - and you won't believe his first cigarette TV commercial

WARNING: CONTAINS TOBACCO ADVERTISING MATERIAL Paul Hogan, who introduced Australians to Winfield cigarettes in a wildly successful television advertising campaign, is now asking his countrymen to donate money for cancer research.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:59
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[Connecticut] More evidence that youth e-cig use promotes cigarette smoking (not the other way around)

Krysten Bold and her collages at Yale just drove a big stake through the heart of that (already implausible) argument. In their paper “Trajectories of e-cigarette and conventional cigarette use among youth” published in Pediatrics they followed Connecti
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:54
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[Oklahoma] GLANTZ: The passing of Richard Barnes

He went to war against big tobacco and was instrumental in getting the clean indoor air policy passed in Oklahoma that eliminated smoking in restaurants and public buildings in 2003
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:53
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SMARTER LIVING 8 Easy, Meaningful New Year’s Resolutions for Better Health

This one is a no-brainer, and not just because smoking can cause lung cancer, emphysema and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. “Smoking is associated with virtually all diabetes complications,” Dr. Lenhard said, and it’s a leading cause of heart dis
New York Times
added Jan 11, 2018 02:35
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NEUBERGER: Austria’s new government: a victory for the tobacco industry and public health disaster?

This capitulation not only contributes to Austria’s lack of credibility in global tobacco control, it is likely to further exacerbate Austria’s disastrous tobacco epidemic. The smoking ban reversal and other decisions about the tobacco control law, were d
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jan 11, 2018 02:24
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FDA should reject the tobacco industry’s efforts to guide e-cigarette manufacturing standards and formulate its own standard

My colleague Gideon St. Helen submitted this comment to the FDA...the effort by the tobacco and e-cigarette industries to define e-cigarette manufacturing standards should be viewed critically by the FDA and certainly not accepted wholesale. The FDA sho
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:21
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