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[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

FDA Plan to Reduce Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes Would Save Millions of Lives – Agency Must Quickly Implement It

Given these enormous public health benefits and the millions of lives that would be saved, it is critical that the FDA move as quickly as possible to turn this plan into reality. There is no other single action our country can take that would prevent mor
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 15, 2018 23:08

[Washington] A new twist on vaping: Juuls are small, discreet, and have health and school officials concerned

“Juul is designed to look like a USB flash drive, making it easy to conceal from unsuspecting teachers or families,” says a Spokane Regional Health District alert. “The devices have an unusually high nicotine concentration – a single cartridge is equiva
The Spokesman-Review
added Mar 13, 2018 17:14

Public Health Concerns About Youth & Young Adult Use of JUUL

The California Department of Education recently asked schools to reject involvement with the JUUL Prevention Initiative and is collecting data on JUUL use and the number of devices confiscated in schools. Similar data have been collected in Arizona.
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Feb 21, 2018 19:30
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