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[Israel] Trying to quit smoking? FISH OILS could help: Scientists discover omega-3 supplements reduce cravings for a cigarette

Smokers given fish oils for a month cut their cigarette consumption by 11% / Reduction is the equivalent of about two fewer cigarettes a day
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 11, 2014 06:31
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Israeli Scientist Finds Omega-3 Reduces Smoking

found that Omega-3 reduces a smoker’s craving for nicotine, thereby making it easier to quit the unhealthy habit. The study was headed by Dr. Sharon Rabinovitz Shenkar, head of the addictions program at University of Haifa’s school of criminology and the
The Jewish Press
added Nov 10, 2014 15:20
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[Israel] Effects of omega-3 fatty acids on tobacco craving in cigarette smokers: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study

omega-3 PUFAs may be of benefit in managing tobacco consumption. Further studies are needed on larger samples to explore the possible therapeutic implications for heavy cigarette smokers.
Journal of Psychopharmacology
added Nov 8, 2014 12:03
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[Israel] Omega-3 reduces smoking, study suggests

Taking omega-3 supplements reduces craving for nicotine and even reduces the number of cigarettes that people smoke a day, a new study suggests. "The substances and medications used currently to help people reduce and quit smoking are not very effective a
ScienceDaily
added Nov 8, 2014 11:59
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[Asia, Israel] Proposed state legislation to prohibit e-cigs released by Health Ministry / Toddler who ingested liquid nicotine passes away

A government bill aimed at prohibiting the production, import, marketing and advertising of electronic cigarettes (e-cigs) and its equipment was made public on Sunday by the Health Ministry. After studying the issue in depth in recent months, the minist
Jerusalem Post
added Sep 15, 2014 13:29
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[Israel] Zapping brain may cure heavy smokers, study finds

A machine that pulses deep regions of the brain with magnetic current may help heavy smokers quit the habit, an Israeli study shows....experts say is the most rigorous test of the technology to date, 44 percent of a group of heavy smokers who had failed
Times of Israel (is)
added Sep 1, 2014 03:26
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[Asia, Israel] Study: Smokers more likely to light up because of parents who smoke

If you don't want your children to smoke tobacco, don't smoke it yourself. That is the main conclusion of a new survey that found 73 percent of heavy smokers are children of parents who light up. In fact, seven out of 10 heavy smokers started smoking wh
Jerusalem Post
added Jul 15, 2014 04:20
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[Israel] Knesset Committee Approves Stiff Smoking Fine in Stadiums

voted to increase the fine for smoking in a sports stadium. This bill passed its second and third readings. Anyone smoking in a prohibited area, which is basically the stadium other than designated smoking areas, will face a 14,400 shekel fine. The stadi
Yeshiva World (blog)
added Jun 24, 2014 19:53
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[Asia, Israel] Knesset panel hears of growing use – and danger – of water pipes

often leads to the use of dangerous, addictive drugs, according to experts speaking Wednesday before the Knesset Committee for the Struggle Against Drugs and Alcohol. MK Muhammad Barakei (Hadash) said that even though the subject is not often discussed,
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 20, 2014 14:05
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Israelis develop pilot program to help smokers quit

Israeli experts have developed a new program to help people quit smoking by sending them encouraging text messages. The program was designed in cooperation with the Health Ministry and the Israel Cancer Association.
Israel Hayom (il)
added Jun 6, 2014 09:29
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