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[Indiana] Parents fear mural of rabbits having sex while smoking could harm kids

The art piece has raised eyebrows since it was painted onto the side of Beholder restaurant in Indiannapolis by California artist Jules Muck earlier this month. Emelia Green was among those disgusted by what it depicts, writing: ‘Not appropriate for the o
Metro Café (uk)
added Oct 21, 2018 19:34
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Scripps researchers successfully test potential new smoking-cessation treatment in rodents

the scientists gave nicotine-dependent rats an engineered enzyme that breaks down nicotine in the bloodstream before it can reach the brain. Treatment quickly reduced the animals' motivation to take nicotine, reversed their signs of nicotine dependence, a
News-Medical.net
added Oct 19, 2018 12:09
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Scientists develop a new quit-smoking drug that puts addicts off cigarettes by stopping their nicotine 'hit'

A quit-smoking drug based on a protein found in soil could help addicts quit without any withdrawals, research suggests. Trials on addicted rats showed the medication broke down nicotine in their bodies before it reached their brains - stopping them re
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 20, 2018 14:43
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E-Cigs Impair Surgical Wound Healing in Animal Study

Now, however, early research in rats suggests that electronic cigarette exposure may have the same negative impact on surgical wound healing. Researchers conducted the skin-flap wound healing experiments on male rats exposed to smoke from traditional ci
MedPage Today
added Oct 19, 2018 11:28
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E-Cigarettes Slowed Wound Healing in Animal Study

Smoking electronic cigarettes could slow the healing of skin wounds as much as regular cigarettes, according to a new study on rats. "Based on our findings, e-cigarettes are not a safe alternative to traditional cigarettes as it relates to timely wound h
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 19, 2018 02:19
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Association of Electronic Cigarette Vaping and Cigarette Smoking With Decreased Random Flap Viability in Rats [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smoking and vaping appear to be equally detrimental to wound healing and to be associated with a statistically significant increase in flap necrosis compared with the unexposed group. The results suggest that vaping should not be seen as a better alterna
JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery
added Oct 19, 2018 01:32
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E-cigarette additives increase inflammation and impair lung function, study finds

Flavoring and additive ingredients in e-cigarettes may increase inflammation and impair lung function, according to new research. The study, published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology--Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology, also found
EurekAlert
added Oct 19, 2018 01:50
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[UK] MI5 tested Churchill's beloved cigars on MICE to make sure they hadn't been poisoned by Nazi spies

The Prime Minister, famous for his smoking habit, often received cigars from well-wishers while he was fighting the war. This meant it would be 'too easy' for a cigar to be coated in cyanide or another toxic substance, security services believed.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:43
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[France] Latest Attraction at French Theme Park: Crows That Pick Up Trash

“We want to educate people not to throw their garbage on the ground,”..,.especially true of smokers who casually flick lit cigarettes and extinguish them with the tips of their shoes...device called “The Crowbar” to teach crows to pick up half-smoked cig
New York Times
added Aug 18, 2018 14:57
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[UK] Roadshow will provide information about illegal cigarettes and tobacco

The visit is part of a roadshow, also visiting King’s Lynn, Great Yarmouth and Norwich, and will help people find out more about illegal cigarettes and tobacco and the hazards they pose. People will also be able to meet Yoyo the tobacco sniffer dog who
Thetford and BrandonTimes (uk)
added Aug 7, 2018 17:11
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