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Perceptions of health risks of cigarette smoking: A new measure reveals widespread misunderstanding [FREE FULL TEXT]

while Americans have overestimated the absolute risk and risk difference of lung cancer associated with cigarette smoking, Americans have generally underestimated the relative risk. Furthermore, this evidence suggests that people may think more about smok
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Aug 22, 2017 15:07
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tobacco is a social justice issue: mental health

documents show that tobacco companies targeted psychiatric facilities with product promotions and giveaways during the 1980s and 1990s, and that facilities also requested cigarette donations. An example can be found in a 1995 letter from a mental illness
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 11, 2017 15:59
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Smoking during pregnancy in the United States, 2005–2014: The role of depression

Over the past decade, smoking during pregnancy has increased among women experiencing a major depressive episode and is over four times more common among pregnant women with, than without, MDE. Disparities in smoking during pregnancy by MDE status and so
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Aug 9, 2017 14:21
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LETTER: A better way to encourage people to become smoke-free

it has been known for decades that hypnosis remains one of the most effective ...Regarding the FDA’s proposal, I believe that its mission would be better served by promoting a combination of cytisine and hypnosis as today’s best way to become smoke-free.
Washington Post
added Aug 7, 2017 19:21
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Paternal nicotine exposure defines different behavior in subsequent generation via hyper-methylation of mmu-miR-15b

the present study provides solid evidence regarding the mechanisms underlying paternal nicotine exposure-induced behavioral alterations in F1 generations. Nicotine exposure induces epigenetic mmu-miR-15b downregulation due to CGI shore hyper-methylation i
Scientific Reports
added Aug 5, 2017 23:05
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Low-nicotine cigarettes: misperceptions may not lessen benefits

When cigarettes contain less nicotine, smokers see them as safer, because they equate the stimulant with smoking-related diseases. But that misperception doesn't cancel out the potential benefits of low-nicotine cigarettes, a new study suggests.
Reuters
added Aug 5, 2017 21:11
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Cigarette smoking is associated with amplified age-related volume loss in subcortical brain regions [FREE FULL TEXT]

• Smokers showed greater age-related subcortical brain volume loss than non-smokers. • In these adults, 22–70 years of age, older smokers showed the most volume loss. • Subcortical white matter (WM), thalamus, cerebellar cortex, and corpus callosum were
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Aug 19, 2017 00:07
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Reward-related frontostriatal activity and smoking behavior among adolescents in treatment for smoking cessation [FREE FULL TEXT]

These findings suggest that reduced smoking during smoking cessation treatment is associated with a “recovery of function” in frontostriatal responses to nondrug reward anticipation in adolescent smokers, although comparison with a developmental control
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Aug 19, 2017 00:05
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Reward-related frontostriatal activity and smoking behavior among adolescents in treatment for smoking cessation

These findings suggest that reduced smoking during smoking cessation treatment is associated with a “recovery of function” in frontostriatal responses to nondrug reward anticipation in adolescent smokers, although comparison with a developmental control
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Aug 19, 2017 00:05
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Co-occurrence of tobacco product use, substance use, and mental health problems among adults: Findings from Wave 1 (2013–2014) of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

This nationally representative study of U.S. adults is the first to comprehensively document tobacco use, substance use, and mental health comorbidities across the range of currently available tobacco products, while also demonstrating that female tobacco
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Aug 19, 2017 00:00
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