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Susceptibility To Electronic Cigarette Use Among Current Nonsmokers (PDF)

• Over 20% of young adult never and former smokers who have never tried e-cigarettes are susceptible to using them in the future. • The substantial number of vulnerable young adult nonsmokers illustrates the imperative for sales and marketing regulation
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 17, 2014 01:25
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Effects of nicotine administration on spectral and temporal features of crystallized song in the adult male zebra finch.

affected tempo and rhythm of the crystallized zebra finch song. We believe that this in vivo nicotine-exposed zebra finch model can not only provide a further understanding of the underlying behavioral mechanisms of the cognitive implications of nicotine
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Nov 14, 2014 17:29
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[Israel] Trying to quit smoking? FISH OILS could help: Scientists discover omega-3 supplements reduce cravings for a cigarette

Smokers given fish oils for a month cut their cigarette consumption by 11% / Reduction is the equivalent of about two fewer cigarettes a day
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 11, 2014 06:31
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[UK] Studies of 'vaping' brain may offer clues on smoking addiction

British scientists say they have found the best way yet to analyze the effects of smoking on the brain -- by taking functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scans of people while they puff on e-cigarettes. In a small pilot study, the researchers used
Reuters
added Nov 11, 2014 06:17
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[Australia] Up in smoke: how imaging is changing the perceptions of nicotine addiction

study will follow 144 people... By monitoring brain activity, the researchers will be able to look back on the participants’ initial performance and determine which regions of the brain function more or less effectively in those who make the transition to
The Age (au)
added Nov 10, 2014 16:09
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Israeli Scientist Finds Omega-3 Reduces Smoking

found that Omega-3 reduces a smoker’s craving for nicotine, thereby making it easier to quit the unhealthy habit. The study was headed by Dr. Sharon Rabinovitz Shenkar, head of the addictions program at University of Haifa’s school of criminology and the
The Jewish Press
added Nov 10, 2014 15:20
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Smoking Can Be A Pain In The Back

A new Northwestern Medicine study has found that smokers are three times more likely than nonsmokers to develop chronic back pain, and dropping the habit may cut your chances of developing this often debilitating condition.
REDORBIT (formerly RedNova.com)
added Nov 6, 2014 17:40
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Smoking increases risk of pain chronification through shared corticostriatal circuitry

We conclude that smoking increases risk of transitioning to CBP, an effect mediated by corticostriatal circuitry involved in addictive behavior and motivated learning.
Human Brain Mapping
added Nov 5, 2014 09:37
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[China] Smokers’ sensory beliefs mediate the relation between smoking a ‘light/low tar’ cigarette and perceptions of harm [FREE FULL TEXT]

results demonstrate the importance of implementing tobacco control policies that address the impact that cigarette design and marketing can have in capitalising on the smoker's natural associations between smoother sensations and lowered perceptions of ha
Tobacco Control
added Nov 5, 2014 10:11
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[UK] Smokers are three times more likely to suffer from back pain - but quitting can ease symptoms

Quitting smoking can lower the risk of developing chronic pain / Study looked at the connection between two areas of the brain / These were areas responsible for motivated learning and addiction / The areas 'talk' to each other and the connection is stro
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2014 09:35
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