Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Health/Science 71,309 headlines found

2 Views

Lung volumes identify an at-risk group in persons with prolonged secondhand tobacco smoke exposure but without [FREE FULL TEXT]

The forced expiratory volume in 1s (FEV1), forced vital capacity (FVC) and their ratio (FEV1/FVC) commonly define airflow obstruction... In those at risk for obstruction due to SHS exposure but with preserved spirometry, higher RV/TLC identifies a su
British Medical Journal
added Jun 19, 2018 00:24
2 Views

[Japan] Hearing loss in kids tied to smoking: study

Researchers at Kyoto University have discovered a new risk of tobacco smoke exposure which is affecting young children: hearing loss. Their new study published this month in the journal Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology examined the hearing of childr
Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Jun 19, 2018 00:05
1 View

[UK] Effects on abstinence of nicotine patch treatment before quitting smoking: parallel, two arm, pragmatic randomised trial

Evidence was insufficient to confidently show that nicotine preloading increases subsequent smoking abstinence. The beneficial effect seems to have been masked by a concurrent reduction in the use of varenicline in people using nicotine preloading, and fu
British Medical Journal
added Jun 18, 2018 23:58
1 View

E-Cigarette Flavorings May Harm Blood Vessels

Short-term exposure to certain flavorings used in electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products proved toxic to endothelial cell function in laboratory studies, suggesting that the flavor additives could impair blood vessel function over time and cont
MedPage Today
added Jun 18, 2018 23:58
4 Views

[UK] Evidence Thin for 'Preloading' Benefit in Smoking Cessation

Use of nicotine patches for a month before a smoking quit attempt was not associated with better long-term abstinence in a newly reported, according to a year-long British study.
MedPage Today
added Jun 17, 2018 08:32
15 Views

Changes in Biomarkers of Exposure on Switching From a Conventional Cigarette to Tobacco Heating Products: A Randomized, Controlled Study in Healthy Japanese Subjects [FREE FULL TEXT]

This clinical study demonstrates that when smokers switched from smoking combustible cigarettes to using tobacco heating products their exposure to smoke toxicants was significantly decreased. In many cases, this was to the same extent as that seen when
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:29
5 Views

Introducing the Srnt Oceania Chapter

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:28
6 Views

Gender differences in negative affect during acute tobacco abstinence differ between African American and White adult cigarette smokers

negative affect during acute tobacco abstinence may be a clinically important and intervenable factor that can inform cessation interventions specifically for Non-Hispanic White women smokers. Further empirical exploration of mechanisms underlying interac
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:25
2 Views

Considering Systemic Barriers to Treating Tobacco Use in Clinical Settings in the United States

The identified barriers include insufficient training in the epidemiologic impact of tobacco use, related disorders, and pharmacological and behavioral treatment approaches; misunderstanding among clinicians about the effectiveness of tobacco treatment; l
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:24
2 Views

Temporal Effects of Message Congruency on Attention to and Recall of Pictorial Health Warning Labels on Cigarette Packages

Even when exposed to the same PWL over time, smokers require multiple exposures to recall the text and the message of a PWL. More research on the effects of congruency in the natural environment, where smokers are exposed to multiple PWLs, is needed.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 17, 2018 08:23
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines