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[UK] Peers and parents may have influenced drop in childhood smoking

Two consecutive generations of children in the UK had dramatically different rates of smoking at an early age, and one major reason may be the changing socioeconomic status and behaviors of their parents and friends, researchers say. Children born in 197
Reuters
added Jul 11, 2018 20:06
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GLANTZ: The FDA needs to look beyond nicotine alone in developing its standard for nicotine delivery in tobacco products

recently submitted this public comment to the FDA on its proposed Nicotine Product Standard...neurobiology and pharmacology explain only a small part of cessation. Nonetheless, tobacco companies have a vested stake in reducing smoking to a problem of nico
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 11, 2018 20:02
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Quitting Smoking? Even a Little Exercise Can Help You Stay Slim

But a new study involving older women might help change that: It found that for those who quit, even a bit of exercise helped keep the pounds at bay. "Being active after quitting smoking was found to reduce weight gain, regardless of the amount of physic
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 11, 2018 19:01
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] SITEPU/WIBOWO: Controlling tobacco: Case of children's human rights

Indonesia currently holds the world’s highest growing rate of new, young smokers... It is important to highlight the human rights of children regarding tobacco control. Children are regularly exposed to secondhand smoke, and when approximately 90 percent
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jul 11, 2018 15:49
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[UK] Young adults in West Lindsey giving smoking the red card

ationally this age group has had the biggest drop in smoking. Last year, across Britain, 17.8 per cent of 18 to 24-year-olds said they were current smokers, compared with 2011 when more than a quarter smoked.
Gainsborough Standard (uk)
added Jul 11, 2018 15:48
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[UK] More smokers in Poole admitted to hospital this year - but numbers decline across the country

THE number of hospital admissions attributed to smoking increased in Poole last year, bucking the regional and national trend. Figures published by the NHS show that there were 1,665 hospital trips across the borough for diseases that are either wholly
This is Bournemouth: The Bournemouth Daily Echo (uk)
added Jul 11, 2018 15:44
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[Europe] Smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes

Dr Moira Gilchrist, Vice President of Scientific and Public Communications at PMI Science, discusses how technology is enabling a shift in the tobacco and nicotine market towards a future in which cigarettes are replaced by smoke-free alternatives.
SciTech Europa (uk)
added Jul 11, 2018 14:05
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E-cigarettes increase cardiovascular risk as much as cigarettes do

The usage of e-cigarettes containing nicotine has a significant impact on vascular functions claims new study. New research shows significant health risks of e-cigarettes with nicotine. The study revealed that smokers of e-cigarettes experienced the same
ScienceDaily
added Jul 11, 2018 13:40
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90 percent of e-cigarette users don't stop smoking cigarettes: Study

E-cigarettes are an ineffective tool for smoking cessation, according to new research that found 90 percent of people who used electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and traditional cigarettes were still smoking a year later. E-cigarettes are often
Washington Times
added Jul 11, 2018 13:40
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[Poland] VIDEO: Effectiveness of heat not burn compared to e cigarettes and cigarettes

Experimental trial on the effectiveness of heat-not-burn cigarettes compared to e-cigarettes and regular tobacco cigarettes: effects on acute craving, withdrawal, positive and negative experiences. Karolien Adriaens (Belgium)
You Tube
added Jul 11, 2018 13:36
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