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Nicotine and the Developing Human: A Neglected Element in the Electronic Cigarette Debate.

Human and animal data support that nicotine exposure during periods of developmental vulnerability (fetal through adolescent stages) has multiple adverse health consequences, including impaired fetal brain and lung development, and altered development of
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Mar 24, 2015 13:34
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[UK] Conscientious Children Less Likely to Smoke?

in the Journal of Epidemiological and Community Health shows that a fringe benefit may be a reduction in the chances they will pick up a cigarette....found that conscientiousness was the most predictive in not smoking later in life.
myCentralOregon.com
added Mar 24, 2015 06:16
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Exclusive: U.S. to roll back 'lost pleasure' approach on health rules

U.S. government is preparing to roll back a widely criticized approach to public health, in which the "lost pleasure" people might suffer if they quit smoking or chose to eat healthier foods was used to reduce the projected benefits of new regulations, go
Reuters
added Mar 23, 2015 14:37
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Vaping in e-cigarette ads 'may encourage tobacco smoking'

For many current smokers - and even former smokers - seeing others puffing on a cigarette can make it hard to resist lighting up. Television advertisements for electronic cigarettes can produce the same effect, according to a new study; they may encourag
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Mar 16, 2015 14:46
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E-Cigarette Advertising Makes One Crave …Tobacco? Surprising Findings by Penn Researchers

Television advertisements for e-cigarettes may be enticing current and even former tobacco smokers to reach for another cigarette....The researchers studied more than 800 daily, intermittent, and former smokers who watched e-cigarette advertising, and who
Annenberg Public Policy Center
added Mar 16, 2015 14:45
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E-Cigarette Advertising May Boost Tobacco Cravings

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania's Annenberg School for Communication found that people who smoke tobacco cigarettes daily and who watched e-cigarette advertisements with someone inhaling or holding an e-cigarette (aka vaping) showed a gre
University Herald
added Mar 16, 2015 14:43
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E-Cigarette Ads Linked to Tobacco Cravings

Television ads for e-cigarettes trigger cravings for cigarettes in current and former smokers, a new study found. The study included more than 800 daily, occasional and former smokers who watched e-cigarette ads and then completed a survey to assess thei
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 16, 2015 14:40
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[UK] Effects of first exposure to plain cigarette packaging on smoking behaviour and attitudes: a randomised controlled study (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Plain cigarette packs reduce ratings of the experience of using the cigarette pack, and ratings of the pack attributes, and increase the self-perceived impact of the health warning, but do not change smoking behaviour, at least in the short term.
BioMed Central (uk)
added Mar 16, 2015 14:33
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[North Carolina] Editorial: Targacept: A success story comes to an end

We’re sorry that the Targacept story has come to an end. The company did much for Winston-Salem. It took big and brilliant risks in a time when our city sorely needed to see that such risks were still worth taking.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 15, 2015 11:46
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[USA] FDA decides to KEEP suicide warning on packaging for anti-smoking drug Chantix...and now warns it 'can change the way people react to alcohol'

The FDA is keeping a bold-letter warning on Pfizer's anti-smoking drug Chantix about suicidal behavior and other psychiatric side effects
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 14, 2015 14:10
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