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[UK] BREWER: Plain cigarette packets could reduce nicotine addiction

The government has apparently capitulated to big tobacco’s recent advertising campaign about “hard evidence” for enforcing plain cigarette packaging. Although plain packaging may reinforce health warnings, arguably the most important warning—that because
British Medical Journal
added May 17, 2013 14:28

Tobacco constituent extraction from snus during consumer use

Scientists at British American Tobacco have used a multi-analyte approach to determine the level of exposure to tobacco constituents of snus users. The results show that, generally, less than a third of each constituent measured was extracted by consumers
added Apr 2, 2013 12:38

SIEGEL: An FDA agenda

Top five reasons why an FDA Deeming Regulation for Electronic Cigarettes could be a public health disaster; a commentary by Boston University Prof. Michael Siegel.
Tobacco Journal International
added Mar 16, 2013 13:19

[Minnesota] Nicotine Lozenges, Tobacco-Free Snuff Help Smokeless Tobacco Users Quit, Mayo Clinic Finds

Smokeless tobacco users who said they didn't want to quit changed their minds or significantly cut back when given nicotine lozenges or tobacco-free snuff in a Mayo Clinic study. The findings are published in the February issue of Addictive Behaviors.
Mayo Clinic
added Feb 20, 2013 16:38

[Canada] LETTER: POVAH: Save your anger for big tobacco

Windsor (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jan 31, 2013 13:34

KOH: A Federal Plan for Ending the Tobacco Epidemic [FREE FULL TEXT]

Tomorrow, the CDC will launch a national media campaign “Tips from Former Smokers,” which is designed to prevent initiation among youth, promote cessation among adults, and inform the public about the health consequences of tobacco. This campaign represe
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jan 5, 2013 13:13

[North Carolina] Secondhand smoke lingers, travels with you

Smoke, however, imbeds itself in your clothes and can create issues for those around you, said Dr. Katie Twomley, cardiologist at Wake Forest Baptist Health — Lexington Medical Center. "It's been my general experience with smokers, in relation to a house
The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
added Dec 18, 2012 04:05

LETTER: Menthol Cigarettes and Mortality: Keeping Focus on the Public Health Standard

Rostron (2012) reported lower lung cancer mortality risk among menthol smokers compared with nonmenthol smokers at ages 50 and above. This is an interesting observation requiring further examination and integration
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 5, 2012 12:44

LAUGESEN: Smokers only allowed to buy deadly tobacco cigarettes in New Zealand? – Ministry of Health moves to ban nicotine electronic cigarettes

The Ministry's current policy misses the opportunity to improve quality of e-cigarettes. Import of the world's best e-cigarette brands could be allowed, and the rest excluded.
New Zealand Doctor (nz)
added Sep 20, 2012 13:36

Smokers' ability to quit linked to genetic makeup

Adults with a high risk of heavy smoking and nicotine dependence smoke longer and have more trouble quitting than others, a new study says.
American Medical News
added Jun 19, 2012 17:07
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