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STEINBERG: Harms and Benefits of Stigmatizing Smoking [FREE FULL TEXT]

At minimum, we must focus more on efforts to provide better, more accessible treatment options, which are likely to result in lower smoking prevalence in the remaining smokers without further marginalizing these groups as nondesirable.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 10, 2018 19:58

BAKER: Has the UK's anti-smoking efforts reached its peak?

If Smoke-Free World proves to be independent and transparent in its activities and research recommendations, it sounds like an opportunity too important to be missed because of entrenched dogma. Smokers need help and information to encourage them to tran
The Independent (uk)
added Feb 14, 2018 10:47

Time Trends in Smoking Onset by Sex and Race/Ethnicity Among Adolescents and Young Adults: Findings From the 2006–2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking onset is becoming more concentrated in the young adult than adolescent years. Despite this trend, there were annual declines in young adult smoking onset but not uniformly across racial/ethnic groups. More effective strategies to prevent young ad
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:14

[Australia] HAUXWELL: Pesticide bans might give us a buzz, but they won’t necessarily save the bees

While there is clear evidence of harm to bees from the use of neonicotinoids and fipronil, particularly from drift during application, their role as the direct cause of colony collapse is not proven. And while they can be harmful, neonicotinoids are not
The Conversation (au)
added Feb 7, 2018 00:32

UK experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigs for big health gains

In a review of evidence on e-cigarettes commissioned by the government-backed authority Public Health England, experts said e-cigarettes could already be helping some 20,000 UK smokers a year to quit tobacco - and possibly many more. The report said the
added Feb 7, 2018 00:27

Corrigendum to “Subjective experiences at first use of cigarette, e-cigarettes, hookah, and cigar products among Texas adolescents” [Drug Alcohol Depend. 173/1 (2017) 10–16]

we assessed the prevalence of subjective experiences at first use across four different nicotine products...Regrettably, it has come to their attention that some of the estimates in Table 3 were allocated to the incorrect subjective experiences for hookah
Science Direct
added Feb 4, 2018 00:02

What would a million cigarettes cost? Health Canada wants to know

Health Canada recently issued a tender notice asking suppliers what it would cost to purchase a million very low-nicotine cigarettes as part of its wider tobacco control strategy. VLN cigarettes, which have less than 0.4 mg of nicotine each, aren't avai
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 14, 2018 16:54

[North Carolina] Kids saying no to cigarettes are saying yes to vaping

adolescents who are not susceptible to smoking cigarettes and who thought e-cigarettes were less harmful were more likely to use e-cigarettes. Additionally, youth exposed to e-cigarette vapor in public places were also more likely to use e-cigarettes. Th
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health
added Feb 6, 2018 17:15

What is a Juul? It's a trend parents need to know about

“It’s a really nice transition from cigarettes to vaping. You get more nicotine with less of a throat head. It just feels like you're breathing” said Hemi Himelein, manager and e-cig expert at the Bohemian Lair smoke shop in Cocoa Village. The Juul has
Florida Today
added Feb 3, 2018 00:06

Potential Mandated Lowering of Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes: A Plant Perspective

An understanding of technical feasibility of plant-based nicotine reduction technologies, along with the potential for corresponding alterations in alkaloid or toxicant profiles, is needed by regulators in order to develop effective nicotine control stra
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 2, 2018 18:25
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