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The acute effects of a dopamine D3 receptor preferring agonist on motivation for cigarettes in dependent and occasional cigarette smokers

Our results suggest nicotine dependence is associated with a hypersensitivity to cigarette rewards but not a hyposensitivity to non-drug rewards. Furthermore, our results question the importance of dopamine D3 receptors in motivational processing of cigar
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 16, 2017 15:26
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The use of planned behavior theory in predicting cigarette smoking among Waterpipe smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

Intervention programs might be directed at the attitude and perceived behavioral control by targeting underlying behavioral and control beliefs. The theory of planned behavior provided solid explanations of intention to use cigarettes among waterpipe smok
Tobacco Induced Diseases (de)
added Jul 4, 2017 11:24
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Estimating the effect of differing assumptions on the population health impact of introducing a Reduced Risk Tobacco Product in the USA

• A basic set of assumptions is studied, as well as a range of sensitivity analyses. • Major and minor factors affecting the reduction in deaths are determined.
Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology
added Jun 29, 2017 04:33
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Mixing Tobacco With Marijuana May Offset Its Effect On Memory, But Increase Heart Risks

The team discovered that combining these two drugs won’t result in a greater high, but it may offset some of the memory loss associated with marijuana, while increasing heart rate. The study contradicts the popular belief that tobacco increases the high
Medical Daily
added Jun 8, 2017 20:14
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[New Zealand] EDITORIAL: No smoke without fire

Our latest claim to fame? Ours will be the first military in the world to be smoke-free....But the last cohort - and those choosing to start smoking - is likely to provide the greatest challenges. People should not get lost in the ``meeting targets'' man
Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:41
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In Utero Tobacco Exposure Can Lead to Executive Function Issues in Adolescents

the study is the first to look at the long-term impact on students in a high school setting and demonstrates the importance of providing more evidence-based smoking cessation programs to women of childbearing age and pregnant women.
Boston Medical Center
added Jun 2, 2017 20:56
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Trajectories of Hookah Use: Harm Perceptions from Youth to Young Adulthood

This study helps confirm the influence of harm perceptions of hookah tobacco on hookah use among youth and young adults. Increased public education efforts aimed at youth and young adults can help shift knowledge, attitudes and beliefs regarding the healt
American Journal of Health Behavior
added Jun 2, 2017 19:37
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VIDEO: smoking and mental illness: meet the doctor helping patients quit

when Dr. Steven Schroeder founded the Smoking Cessation Leadership Center in 2003, he knew smoking rates were high among people with mental illness and substance use disorders. “I called around to some of the experts and said, ‘Why aren’t you worki
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 31, 2017 18:50
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[Australia] World No Tobacco Day: 31 per cent of single parents in WA smoke

smoking is most rife among disadvantaged groups, such as single parents, the homeless and people with a mental illness. Some 31 per cent of single parents unable or unwilling to kick the habit and one in three people with a mental illness smokes compared
Perth (WA) Sunday Times (au)
added May 31, 2017 15:08
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Early Subjective Sensory Experiences with “cigalike” E-cigarettes Among African American Menthol Smokers: A Qualitative Study

In future research of e-cigarettes’ efficacy...both device characteristics and smokers’ expectations for these devices should be considered, so vapers do not expect the same...“whole body” satisfaction as they experienced with their menthol cigarettes.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 27, 2017 17:16
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