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[Sweden] New discoveries on the connection between nicotine and type 2 diabetes

Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have made two new discoveries with regard to the beta cells' ability to release insulin. The findings can also provide a possible explanation as to why smokers have an increased risk of type 2 diabetes.
added Mar 10, 2016 20:45

[Europe, Sweden] NOCERA: Lowering a Tobacco Tax to Save Lives

Countries use tax policy all the time to affect behavior. Using tax policy to move people from cigarettes to e-cigarettes would, to be blunt, save lives. The e-cigarette has the potential to be the greatest tobacco cessation device ever invented.
New York Times
added Aug 18, 2015 03:57

[Europe, Sweden, UK] LETTER: Nicotine illogic ($$)

Sir, I am at a loss to explain the attitudes of the EU and the BMA in ignoring the evidence of success in Sweden in delivering small doses of nicotine by mouth and the consequent hostility towards
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 4, 2014 10:12

[Sweden, UK] Many doctors deem nicotine as riskiest component of cigarette

The survey, commissioned by British American Tobacco, involved administering an online survey ... The survey findings show that a substantial proportion of GPs (40%) believe nicotine to be the first or second riskiest component of cigarettes, incorrectl
DNA India (in)
added Jun 1, 2013 12:21

[Sweden] Aches & Pains Higher in Smokers

In a recent study, researchers in Sweden asked a group of people aged 65 and older about their smoking habits and any long-term pain problems. These results showed that seniors who still smoked, even just occasionally, reported experiencing more long-te
added Apr 16, 2013 04:25

[Sweden] Population-based survey of cessation aids used by Swedish smokers

This survey confirms and extends previous reports in showing that, although most smokers who have quit did so unassisted, snus continues to be the most frequently reported cessation aid among male smokers, whereas usage of pharmaceutical nicotine was more
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Dec 5, 2012 06:02

[Sweden] I wanna be in your gang: 'Uncool' teenagers take up smoking to fit in with their peers

The lower a person's street cred is at school the liklier they are to become a regular or heavy smoker later on Unpopular teenagers may come to believe in their low status that could influence unhealthy life choices, say experts
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 21, 2012 16:03

[Europe, Malta, Sweden] EU Details Official's Role in Tobacco Lobbying ($$)

European officials have given new details of an alleged cash-for-influence scandal that has forced the resignation of European Union Health Commissioner John Dalli, while Mr. Dalli has defended himself, saying he was told to quit and claiming that a tobac
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 19, 2012 03:33

[China, Philippines, Sweden, UK] Illicit cigarettes unstoppable (3)

The following is a continuation of the report of the Senate Tax Study and Research Office (STSRO) on the proposed excise tax on sin products.
Malaya (ph)
added Jun 25, 2012 10:05

[Sweden] Cardiovascular Effects of Chronic Snus Use (CHROS)

The current study proposes to investigate the effects of chronic snus use on the blood vessels. Several cardiovascular endpoints are measured using various methods in healthy daily snus users as well as in healthy matched controls.
Clinical (NIH and FDA)
added Mar 11, 2018 21:12
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