Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Mental Health/Neurology 4,090 headlines found

2 Views

Smokers at lower risk of Parkinson’s

found existing smokers are up to 50 per cent less likely to develop the degenerative illness, which now affects some 145,000 people in the UK – around one in every 350 adults. The study, the biggest of its kind and based on data from more than 220,000 med
The Scotsman (uk)
added Nov 27, 2018 23:59
7 Views

The association between perceived e-cigarette and nicotine addictiveness, information-seeking, and e-cigarette trial among U.S. adults

• In a nationally representative sample, 51.2% of US adults who had tried e-cigarettes were current smokers. • Nicotine perceptions were not associated with trying e-cigarettes. • Perceived e-cigarette addictiveness was associated with trying e-cigaret
Preventive Medicine
added Nov 22, 2018 13:40
1 View

[Australia] Smokers at greater risk of schizophrenia and psychotic disorders

collated the data available to find the evidence that smoking could be linked to mental illnesses. They team suggests that nicotine in tobacco could play a role in these disorders....this also raises concerns about the rising nicotine use among youngsters
News-Medical.net
added Nov 22, 2018 13:35
2 Views

Evidence of a Causal Relationship Between Smoking Tobacco and Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders [FREE FULL TEXT]

If a causal relationship does exist, nicotine is most likely responsible for this association. This raises serious public health concerns about the increasing use of e-cigarettes and other products, particularly by adolescents whose nicotine use may incre
Frontiers Journals (cz)
added Nov 27, 2018 02:18
7 Views

Evidence of a Causal Relationship Between Smoking Tobacco and Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders

If a causal relationship does exist, nicotine is most likely responsible for this association. This raises serious public health concerns about the increasing use of e-cigarettes and other products, particularly by adolescents whose nicotine use may incre
Frontiers in Psychiatry (cz)
added Nov 26, 2018 09:44
3 Views

[Australia] Evidence of a Causal Relationship Between Smoking Tobacco and Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders [FREE FULL TEXT]

Six of the eight studies found a statistically significant positive association between tobacco smoking and onset of SSD. These studies reported a consistent association with a moderate to large effect size and a dose response relationship. The studies ad
Frontiers Journals (cz)
added Nov 22, 2018 13:38
2 Views

[UK] Smokers ‘have up to 50 per cent lower risk of Parkinson’s disease’

authors of the study...warned that the “disastrous” harms caused by tobacco continue to vastly outweigh any benefit related to the neurological disease. The scientists told i that instead their research, which received no external funding, should spur on
inews.co.uk (uk)
added Nov 21, 2018 15:23
3 Views

Exploring causality of the association between smoking and Parkinson’s disease

Conclusions These results are highly suggestive of a true causal link between smoking and PD, although it is not clear which is the chemical compound in cigarette smoking responsible for the biological effect.
International Journal of Epidemiology
added Nov 21, 2018 14:47
2 Views

Rewarding effects of nicotine in adolescent and adult male and female rats as measured using intracranial self-stimulation

Nicotine enhances reward function and psychomotor performance in adolescent and adult male and female rats. Adolescent female rats are more sensitive to the acute rewarding effects of nicotine than adolescent male rats. Therefore, the rewarding effects o
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 22, 2018 01:40
3 Views

The Network Structure of Tobacco Withdrawal in a Community Sample of Smokers Treated with Nicotine Patch and Behavioral Counseling [FREE FULL TEXT]

The strongest associations that emerged were between sleep problems and restlessness, and associations among affective symptoms. Restlessness and affective symptoms emerged as the most central symptoms in the withdrawal networks. Minimal differences in th
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 21, 2018 17:01
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines