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[UK] 'Clear evidence' of passive smoking: study

"'We already know that passive smoking can harm children and has a cumulative, damaging impact on their lung development. "What large, well-conducted studies like this offer us is clear, measurable evidence that parents smoking around their children pres
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jul 27, 2013 22:10

Chilean Mummies Reveal Ancient Nicotine Habit

The hair of mummies from the town of San Pedro de Atacama in Chile reveals the people in the region had a nicotine habit spanning from at least 100 B.C. to A.D. 1450. Additionally, nicotine consumption occurred on a society-wide basis, irrespective of (Yahoo!)
added Jul 1, 2013 11:10

[UK] U.K. advises smokers to use nicotine products to try to quit

Britain's independent health watchdog says for people who can't quit smoking cold turkey, it's OK to use nicotine products to help them cut down.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 5, 2013 07:35

[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
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