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[Brazil, UK] Smokers really ARE lazier: Study finds they walk less and lack the motivation to improve their lifestyles

Brazilian researchers discovered that smokers are less physically active and lack motivation. People who smoke walk less and are less motivated to change their lifestyles, new research suggests They also found that people who smoke are more likely to s
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 5, 2014 11:54
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LETTERS: What Makes It Hard to Kick the Habit

The analysis presented by Mr. Ert and Mr. Yechiam provides strong support for two measures pending before the New York City Council — one that restricts the display of tobacco products and one that limits tobacco price discounting.
New York Times
added Aug 5, 2013 08:55
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Why Smokers Still Smoke

the personality trait that distinguishes smokers from nonsmokers is their relative inability to delay satisfaction and respect long-term considerations (like their health). In other words: it’s their poor self-control.
New York Times
added Jul 28, 2013 20:53
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Hearing Loss One of Risks for Pregnant Smoker's Child

Note that these two studies demonstrate an association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and adverse outcomes in adolescents -- in one case hearing loss, and in the other addictive behaviors. Be aware that there are likely multiple unmeasured co
MedPage Today
added Jun 22, 2013 15:18
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[Ireland] Fewer women smoking during pregnancy

The number of women who smoke during pregnancy has fallen in Ireland in recent years, however for those who continue the habit while pregnant, new research has shown potentially serious consequences for their children.
IrishHealth.com (ie)
added Nov 13, 2012 10:00
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[Nevada] LETTER: Smoking claims cloud argument

Mike McGreer, featured in a Sept. 20 anti-smoking, full-page ad (Page 3-B), claimed in a Sept. 27 letter to the editor (Page 5-A) my argument against the Smoke-Free Mesquite drive is "insulting and misleading." He doesn't use published facts, but more he
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Oct 6, 2012 15:07
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[Canada] Faster 'nicotine metabolism' may increase cravings, study finds

Researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital -- The Neuro -- have found nicotine cravings are stubbornly locked into our genes.
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Sep 12, 2012 11:55
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[Canada] How genetics shape our addictions

Genes predict the brain’s reaction to smoking
McGill University (ca)
added Sep 12, 2012 11:52
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tobacco nation: the deadly state of smoking disparity in the u.s.

12 contiguous states stretching from the upper Midwest to the South...we’ve termed “Tobacco Nation,”... Ending the fight against tobacco can start with a series of fundamental tobacco control policies. Here is what we know works:
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 5, 2017 18:07
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[Asia, India] Reducing nicotine in cigarettes could curb addiction

when the nicotine content was reduced in cigarette, the consumption level of smokers reduced and it was easier for them to quit. However, whether that same effect would be seen in populations highly vulnerable to tobacco addiction was unknown.
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Aug 24, 2017 20:05
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