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[Italy] E-cigarettes may not help combat smoking addiction

Young people should avoid use of electronic cigarettes because they also deliver nicotine to the body plus there is no scientific proof that they are useful in combating smoking addiction, a study by the Italian Health Ministry has said.
DNA India (in)
added Dec 31, 2012 09:37
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[Italy] Smoking after stroke increases death risk by three-fold

Patients who resume smoking after a stroke increase their risk of death by three-fold, according to research presented at ESC Congress 2012 by Professor Furio Colivicchi from San Filippo Neri Hospital. The researchers also found that the earlier patients
European Society of Cardiology
added Aug 27, 2012 14:17
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The regulatory environment and cost of electronic cigarettes in Italy, 2014-2015, influenced their use for quitting ($$)

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 4, 2017 17:56
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[Italy] Smoking Tied to Shorter Survival With ALS

Smoking may speed progression of Lou Gehrig's disease and shorten the lives of those with the fatal illness... They collected data on the smoking habits of 650 people diagnosed with ALS between 2007 and 2011 in northern Italy. They also looked at chronic
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 22, 2016 21:36
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[Italy, UK] VAPING BAD E-cigs are just as bad for your heart as smoking fags as they damage key blood vessels, say experts

But a professor told the world’s largest gathering of heart experts in Rome the devices are “far more dangerous than people realise”. Top expert Prof Robert West, of University College London, said: “It would certainly be fair to say the study shows ele
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 30, 2016 12:33
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[Italy] Hot off the catwalk: Moschino models blaze a trail down the runway in scorched dresses that are still SMOKING at Milan Fashion Week

Smoking also featured heavily in the show with Moschino's very own cigarette design printed across jumpers (pictured). The model is also seen flaunting a pair of cigarette earrings...Scott introduced his own brand of cigarette packaging with box clutches
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 26, 2016 20:08
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[Italy, UK] Film directors fired up over smoking ban ($$)

In an open letter to Ms Lorenzin, the directors, including the Oscar winner Paolo Sorrentino, described their “stupor” at the prospect of a “ridiculous” ban that would hamper their attempt to “recount the lives of people”. Smoking was central to the hip
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 16, 2015 10:50
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[Finland, Italy] GLANTZ: Evidence grows that ecigs are being taken up by never smokers: That's not harm reduction

Two papers were recently published at add to the existing evidence (described here, here and here): Janna Kinnunen and colleagues published "Awareness and determinants of electronic cigarette use among Finnish adolescents in 2013: a population-based stu
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:38
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Anaerobic Digestion plant heat used to dry tobacco in Italy

Waste to energy company WT Energy has opened an Anaerobic Digestion (AD) system located in Trestina, Italy, which treats 55 tons (49.9 tonnes)/day of biomass (corn silage). It generates electrical energy power of 1 MWh which is fed to the grid and therma
Waste Management World (uk)
added Sep 28, 2013 15:29
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[Italy] LETTERS: EffiCiency and Safety of an eLectronic cigAreTte (ECLAT) as Tobacco Cigarettes Substitute: A Prospective 12-Month Randomized Control Design Study

PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 28, 2013 15:13
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