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Evaluation of a randomized clinical trial comparing the effectiveness of a culturally targeted and non-targeted smoking cessation intervention for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) smokers

A prospective randomized design was used to evaluate the added benefits of an LGBT culturally targeted Courage to Quit (CTQ-CT) smoking cessation treatment ... Study results have implications for understanding the benefits of culturally targeted compared
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 31, 2018 18:17

High exposure to nicotine among adolescents who use Juul and other vape pod systems (‘pods’) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Product testing results and participants’ high urinary cotinine levels provide physiological evidence for significant nicotine exposure among pod users. Indeed, such high cotinine levels raise concerns about the potential for earlier and more significant
Tobacco Control
added Sep 9, 2018 17:00

[California] Local nonprofits educate community on the dangers of vaping

Teenagers can purchase vaping devices, JUUL in particular, through social media platforms such as Snapchat and Instagram with hashtags #doit4juul and #juulnation advertising the product....“They’re always surprised when we tell them how much nicotine is
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Aug 31, 2018 11:44

FDA's Comprehensive Plan for Tobacco and Nicotine Regulation

FDA's comprehensive plan places nicotine, and the issue of addiction, at the center of the agency's tobacco regulation efforts. This plan serves as a multi-year roadmap to better protect youth and help addicted adult smokers quit, significantly reducing
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 10, 2018 19:51

Like nicotine: Bees get hooked on harmful pesticide, study shows

Neonicotinoids target nerve receptors in insects much in the way nicotine – the addictive ingredient in tobacco – does in humans and other mammals.
added Sep 6, 2018 13:56

COach2Quit: a pilot randomized controlled trial of a personal carbon monoxide monitor for smoking cessation

no significant differences in smoking cessation, smoking reduction and motivation to quit between study arms. However, high satisfaction with the COach2Quit application indicates its feasibility and acceptability as a smoking cessation tool. Implications
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 31, 2018 18:22

[Australia] Push to raise legal smoking age as e-cigarettes ‘hook kids’

A mining billionaire is challenging tobacco companies to take nicotine out of e-cigarettes if they want to prove they’re less harmful than regular smoking. Andrew Forrest, who is campaigning to raise the smoking age to 21, believes the products introduce
Radio 2GB (Pyrmont) (au)
added Aug 30, 2018 17:43

EDITORIAL: Do you really want kids to go back to school with Juul?

It has taken two decades of bans, laws, lawsuits, higher cigarette taxes, public campaigns and changing U.S. culture to reduce the allure of smoking....A full-court press is needed by parents, teachers, school officials and yes, the government, to preven
USA Today
added Aug 29, 2018 23:47

[Indiana] Study says cigarettes, e-cigarettes are economic complements, not alternatives

In today's world there are alternatives to cigarettes if you really need a fix, but this study found out that if cigarette sales go down, things like e-cigarettes go down too, even when they aren't covered by the same higher tax.
WNDU NBC 16 (South Bend, IN)
added Aug 30, 2018 22:43

Potential drugs developed to help curb smoking

Researchers have created more than a dozen candidate drugs with the potential to curb smokers' desire for nicotine by slowing how it is broken down in the body. The researchers hope the substances can help people reduce their consumption of tobacco, if n
added Aug 30, 2018 22:38
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