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[China] Can Propranolol Reduce Nicotine Cravings?

MedicalResearch.com Interview with: Lin Lu, M.D. Ph.D. / a key question is how to interfere with reconsolidation of multiple nicotine-associated memories . In the present study, we introduce a novel memory reconsolidation interference procedure in whi
MedicalResearch.com
added Feb 9, 2017 16:58
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More e-Cigarette Dangers—This Time from Dripping

Whether or not dripping liquids on heated electrical coils will lead to more explosions of e-cigarettes is unknown at this time. What does seem clear is that the full list of dangers form e-cigarette use are largely unknown at this early stage. Prelimina
National Law Review
added Feb 9, 2017 01:21
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Report: A quarter of teenagers who use e-cigarettes have tried ‘dripping’

But one technique eschews the tanks or cartridges; the juice is manually dropped directly onto the coil, and the resulting vapor inhaled. (Devices can now be purchased specifically for this purpose, or modified.) The technique, called “dripping,” may be
Washington Post
added Feb 9, 2017 01:18
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[Hawaii] Lawmakers propose hefty tax on some e-cig products

State lawmakers are exploring a measure that would implement a wholesale tax on Nicotine e-cigarettes and related products that would likely be passed on to retailers and consumers. The Coalition for a Tobacco Free Hawaii say the tax will reduce e-cig u
KGMB 9 (Honolulu, HI)
added Feb 9, 2017 01:05
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Toxic Metals Found in E-Cigarette Liquid

Electronic cigarette liquids can contain high levels of toxic and potentially cancer-causing metals, a new study suggests. "We do not know if these levels are dangerous, but their presence is troubling and could mean that the metals end up in the aerosol
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 9, 2017 00:42
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Xiaosi Gu, University of Texas at Dallas – Effects of Belief on Nicotine Cravings

How much of a nicotine craving is only in your head? Our research shows that it is a lot more than we thought. My colleagues and I found that in order to satisfy a nicotine craving, smokers had to not only smoke a nicotine cigarette, but also believe tha
The Academic Minute (WAMC Northeast Public Radio)
added Feb 8, 2017 17:05
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AUDIO: Academic Minute Effect of Belief on Nicotine Cravings

In today's Academic Minute, the University of Texas at Dallas's Xiaosi Gu explores this question. Gu is assistant professor at UT Dallas's School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences.
Inside Higher Ed (blog)
added Feb 8, 2017 17:02
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[Canada] Manulife removes need for nicotine testing for some life insurance applicants

Manulife is removing the need for nicotine testing for some of its life insurance applicants as part of its efforts to streamline the process. The company says nicotine tests will no longer be required for individual policies for eligible applicants aged
Melita (MB) New Era (ca)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:51
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[Asia, India] Despite ban, Gurgaon pubs continue serving nicotine-laced hookahs

The Gurgaon administration has claimed that hookah bars are serving molasses containing nicotine, which is injurious to health, especially to “college students and youths”.
Hindustan Times (in)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:51
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Study Confirms E-Cigs Provide Similar Levels Of Nicotine And Less Carcinogens Than Cigarettes

the data seem clear that in order to have a significantly decreased exposure to tobacco carcinogens and toxicants one cannot combine cigarette smoking with NRT or e-cig use — but it was equally clear that both types of harm reduction do, indeed, reduce ha
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Feb 7, 2017 16:24
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