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More pregnant women with depression are smoking cigarettes, study reveals amid huge increase in the rate of females suffering from mental illnesses

The study coincides with the release of new CDC data showing more American women than ever are taking antidepressants. These two sets of data suggest that the increase in depression could be driving an increase in prenatal exposure to tobacco. Schools
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 18, 2017 03:43
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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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Perceived nicotine content of reduced nicotine content cigarettes is a correlate of perceived health risks

Although the perception of reduced nicotine is associated with a reduction in perceived harm, it may not attenuate the anticipated beneficial effects on smoking behaviour. These findings have implications for potential product standards targeting nicotine
Tobacco Control
added Aug 5, 2017 21:24
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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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[Asia] Development and validation of a smoking rationalization scale for male smokers in China [FREE FULL TEXT]

Results found a 26-item scale within six dimensions (smoking functional beliefs, risk generalization beliefs, social acceptability beliefs, safe smoking beliefs, self-exempting beliefs, and quitting is harmful beliefs). The scale showed acceptable validit
Journal of Health Psychology
added Aug 1, 2017 18:06
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[Germany] Smoking triggers anxiety and paranoia: Study reveals tobacco smoke can impair the brain's ability to suppress fear

The scientists behind the study believe chemicals in tobacco smoke may interfere with the messages between neurons in the brain - also known as neurotransmitters - that are involved in controlling fear. Scientists in Hamburg have found that tobacco can
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2017 20:31
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Cerebellar gray matter reductions associate with decreased functional connectivity in nicotine-dependent individuals

we investigated the structural and functional alterations in the cerebellum in a large sample of smokers using the spatially unbiased infratentorial template (SUIT).
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 28, 2017 01:07
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