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Sociodemographic and Psychological Characteristics of Very Light Smoking Among Women in Emerging Adulthood, National Survey of Drug Use and Health, 2011

Although comorbid psychological disorders and substance use present challenges, very light smokers’ perception of higher smoking risks and lower nicotine dependence compared with that of other smokers provide intervention opportunities.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jul 17, 2015 20:19
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[Florida] University Experts Renew Denials of Links Between Tobacco and Disease

Willard E. Fee Jr....suggested Listerine mouthwash as an alternative cause of Ms. Hetzner’s cancer...Merrill A. Biel...Kim R. Jones...Philip Morris...suggested...Jackler has undisclosed ties to plaintiffs’ lawyers...president of the American Head and Neck
The Chronicle of Higher Education
added Jul 17, 2015 17:41
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[UK] NHS trust plan to extend smoking ban

People using mental and community health services could soon be told to stub out their cigarettes. Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust is hoping to make its services smoke-free by the end of next year. This would see the smoking ban which exists insid
Leicester Mercury (uk)
added Jul 16, 2015 12:21
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TOC: Themed Issue on Interventions to Reduce Tobacco-Related Health Disparities

Outcomes of a Tailored Intervention for Cigarette Smoking Cessation Among Latinos Living With HIV/AIDS / Social Branding to Decrease Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Young Adult Smoking / Correlates of Adherence to Varenicline Among HIV+ Smokers
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 15, 2015 17:35
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[UK] Does tobacco use cause psychosis? Systematic review and meta-analysis

Daily tobacco use is associated with increased risk of psychosis and an earlier age at onset of psychotic illness. The possibility of a causal link between tobacco use and psychosis merits further examination.
The Lancet (uk)
added Jul 13, 2015 12:10
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[UK] Does tobacco use cause psychosis? Systematic review and meta-analysis (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

we think that the earlier onset of psychosis and higher risk in smokers of developing psychosis (albeit based on few studies) calls into question the self-medication hypothesis. The excess of smoking nicotine by people with psychosis has been assumed
The Lancet (uk)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:51
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[UK] Does tobacco use cause psychosis? Systematic review and meta-analysis

Interpretation Daily tobacco use is associated with increased risk of psychosis and an earlier age at onset of psychotic illness. The possibility of a causal link between tobacco use and psychosis merits further examination.
The Lancet (uk)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:48
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Smoking cigarettes may increase risk of schizophrenia, study shows

The King’s College team, from the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, put this link to the test by examining the timing of smoking and the onset of symptoms. “If smoking is a form of self medication, one would expect newly diagnosed pa
British Medical Journal
added Jul 10, 2015 11:24
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[UK] Smoking 'could cause schizophrenia', say scientists

The findings cannot prove causation, and the researchers said that some of the studies they looked at did not take into account possible confounding factors, such as whether smokers were also regular cannabis users, something which is associated with psy
The Independent (uk)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:24
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[UK] Smoking can cause serious mental illnesses like schizophrenia, warn experts

But now scientists believe something in tobacco might actually be responsible, alongside genetic and environmental influences. Dr James MacCabe, a member of the team from King’s College London, said: ‘While it is always hard to determine the direction o
The Mirror (uk)
added Jul 10, 2015 11:23
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