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Middle and high school students who used electronic cigarettes were more likely to smoke real cigarettes and less likely to quit than students who did not use the devices, a new study has found. They were also more likely to smoke heavily. But experts are
Mar 6, 2014 New York Times
added Mar 6, 2014 13:55
East Singhbhum administration has decided to launch a drive from March 10, where in people found smoking in public places, vendors selling tobacco products near any educational institution will be seriously dealt with under provisions of the Act.
Mar 6, 2014 The Avenue Mail (in)
added Mar 6, 2014 13:51
As shown in a study carried out by researchers at 13 research centres in Asturias, Gipuzkoa, Sabadell and Valencia, over half of non-smoking pregnant women, 55%, are passive smokers. These women are under the effect of tobacco smoke to a considerable ext
Mar 5, 2014 EurekAlert
added Mar 6, 2014 00:26
The insula also houses a high concentration of nicotine receptors and plays a critical role in generating the craving to smoke. The study’s lead researcher Edythe London said they focused on this particular part of the brain because previous studies in ad
Mar 3, 2014 Discover Magazine
added Mar 6, 2014 00:15
want to find out whether electronic cigarettes are safe, or just safer, than traditional cigarettes. They need your help. Researchers need 180 volunteers. You do not have to be a smoker to take part, and it will take an hour of your time for them to test
Mar 5, 2014 WGRZ-TV NBC CHANNEL 2 (Buffalo, NY)
added Mar 5, 2014 23:55
A public hearing at the Suffolk County Legislature Tuesday on whether or not to raise the legal age from 19 to 21 to buy cigarettes and other tobacco items brought out scores of passionate speakers on the controversial issue, which also had members of th
Mar 5, 2014 RiverheadLOCAL
added Mar 5, 2014 19:16
Finally, it seems, change may be afoot in the land of Gauloises and Gitanes. Figures published last week by the national drugs watchdog (OFDT) revealed that, in 2013, the number of cigarettes sold in France fell by 7.6 percent. Sales of rolling tobacco
Mar 5, 2014 Naharnet (lb)
added Mar 5, 2014 19:02
Groups such as the Ohio State Medical Association have questioned the legislation because it defines the items as "alternative nicotine products" rather than tobacco-derived products.
Mar 5, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 5, 2014 18:24
[South America/Caribbean] Costa Rica will Host the 4th Latin American Conference Tobacco or Health Celebrating the Second Anniversary of the Application of Law Number 9028 for Tobacco Control
The 4th Latin American and Caribbean Conference, organized by the InterAmerican Heart Foundation and the Ministry of Health of Costa Rica, will bring together the world's best scientists in Tobacco Control.
Mar 5, 2014 PR Web
added Mar 5, 2014 17:58
[Ireland] Ash Wednesday sparks demand for e-cigarettes as thousands of Irish smokers switch to 'vaping'
THOUSANDS of smokers are expected to try kick the habit today, and new figures show that many of them will be ditching the fags in favour of e-cigarettes. Already more than 50,000 Irish people are using the new electronic devices with usage soaring in t
Mar 5, 2014 Sunday World (ie)
added Mar 5, 2014 17:50