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How Medicaid and Other Public Policies Affect Use of Tobacco Cessation Therapy, United States, 2010–2014 [FREE FULL TEXT]

States could increase efforts to quit by developing more comprehensive coverage and reducing barriers to coverage. Reductions in barriers could bolster smoking cessation rates, and the costs would be small compared with the costs of treating smoking-rela
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:01
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Medicaid Policies That Help Smokers Quit Also Save on Health Care Costs

Medicaid policies that require patients to go for tobacco-cessation counseling before they get a nicotine patch or some other type of anti-smoking drug actually lead to a reduction in the use of such medication, according to a study by Leighton Ku, PhD, M
Milken Institute School of Public Health (George Washington University)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:00
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CDC Survey Shows Large Majority of Adult E-Cigarette Users in U.S. also Smoke Cigarettes

59 percent of adult electronic cigarette users in the United States were also current cigarette smokers, while 30 percent were former smokers and 11 percent have never been smokers... The evidence to date is limited and inconclusive as to whether e-cigare
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 27, 2016 21:54
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[Poland] Dates for 2017 nicotine forum set

The fourth Global Forum on Nicotine is scheduled to be held at the Marriott Hotel Centrum, Warsaw, Poland, on June 15-17. The organizers say that the 2017 conference, themed Reducing Harm, Saving Lives, will examine the rapidly-developing science encomp
Tobacco Reporter
added Oct 27, 2016 19:21
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Is Vaping Actually the Secret to Weight Control?

Glover has been researching smoking reduction for the past 23 years. With obesity about to overtake tobacco smoking as the mostly costly disease in many countries, she's looking at whether vaping can actually be part of the solution. We asked her what she
Vice.com
added Oct 27, 2016 15:17
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DOCKET for NICOPURE LABS v. FDA et al, Oct 17-26, 2016

MINUTE ORDER... Finally, each side should address the impact of the rules concerning modified-risk tobacco products on these questions, including whether liquids marketed as “nicotine free” are modified risk products.
Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 27, 2016 02:20
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Former Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Executive Joins 22nd Century

Mr. Zercher previously headed Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company’s international business operations based in Zurich, Switzerland. “International markets are literally crying out for unique and effective ways to reduce the harm from smoking and 22nd Centur
Business Wire
added Oct 26, 2016 14:19
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COMMENTARY ON WHO REPORT ON ELECTRONIC NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND ELECTRONIC NON-NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS

Overall, the WHO report does not correctly position ENDS primarily as an alternative to smoking and instead focusses excessively on risks of ENDS use without adequately recognising the deep reductions in health risks when a smoker switches to ENDS. The FC
UK Centre for Tobacco & Alcohol Studies (uk)
added Oct 26, 2016 14:11
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Could Vaping be a New Weapon in the Battle of the Bulge?

This article explores the emerging perception that vaping electronic cigarettes with nicotine and flavors could deliver similar appetite and weight control effects as smoking. The potential to reduce risks associated with excess weight deserves exploratio
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 26, 2016 13:45
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[UK] Vaping could help prevent ex-smokers piling on the pounds, research suggests

Weight gain is a major concern among smokers looking to quit. On average individuals put on 5kg in the first year they go without cigarettes. Nicotine is known to suppress appetite and increase metabolic rate, among other effects. While nicotine replace
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 26, 2016 13:43
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