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Smoking and mental illness in the US population

Our findings highlight the need to improve our ability to address smoking and psychiatric comorbidity both within and without healthcare settings. Such advancements will be vital to reducing mental illness-related disparities in smoking and continuing to
Tobacco Control
added Apr 13, 2014 23:32

Perceived pros and cons of smoking and quitting in hard-core smokers: a focus group study [FREE FULL TEXT]

there are some major differences with respect to weight, social integration, health of children and stress reduction, that should be taken into account in clinical settings and when developing interventions. Based on these findings we propose the ‘Distort
BioMed Central (uk)
added Apr 11, 2014 09:08

Cigarette Smoking and Obesity are Associated with Decreased Fat Perception in Women (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

The ability to perceive fat and sweetness in and derive pleasure from foods is particularly compromised in obese women who smoke, which could contribute to excess calorie intake in this population already at high risk for cardiovascular and metabolic dise
added Apr 9, 2014 06:23

Chronic smoking can diminish postural stability

New findings indicate that chronic cigarette use continues to impact the brain systems regulating postural stability even during abstinence from alcohol.
added Apr 8, 2014 22:45
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Smoking, Drinking and Body Posture

Smokers who used to drink too much had trouble staying balanced even after they stopped drinking
added Apr 8, 2014 22:44

Chronic smoking can diminish postural stability

new study of the effects of chronic cigarette smoking on postural stability has found that chronic cigarette use continues to impact the systems regulating postural stability even during abstinence. Results will be published in the June 2014 online-only
Medical Xpress (
added Apr 8, 2014 22:39
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Smoking and Health-Related Quality of Life in the General Population. Independent Relationships and Large Differences According to Patterns and Quantity of Smoking and to Gender [FREE FULL TEXT]

small positive associations for occasional or light smoking (up to 5 cigarettes per day), and larger and diffuse negative associations above this threshold. Much weaker associations and higher thresholds for negative HRQoL were found for women than for me
Public Library of Science (PLoS)
added Apr 7, 2014 13:53

[UK] Mum calls on smokers to quit after watching dad die of smoking-related dementia

“Dad first started smoking at the age of nine. Although that seems incredibly young to start, he would tell us that was just the norm at the time and the health implications simply weren’t known. “We first realised something was wrong when dad started f
Newcastle Evening Chronicle/Chronicle Live (uk)
added Apr 2, 2014 08:46

[Canada, UK] Daily Mail Pot-smoking students 'perform better academically' than those who smoke tobacco

* Marijuana smokers achieve better grades than cigarette smokers * Teenagers who smoke tobacco are more likely to commit crime, say experts * It is thought as tobacco has become more stigmatised, fewer intelligent students have started smoking it
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 31, 2014 11:42
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[UK] VIDEO: Inside Health: Stress and pregnancy, CBT for insomnia, Cluster headache, Smoking and mental health

BBC Online
added Mar 27, 2014 16:56
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