Latest nicotine dependence Stories

2011-03-30 14:04:33

A new study highlights the association between asthma, smoking and nicotine dependence.

2010-05-03 14:56:38

New study shows kids who smoke few cigarettes a month also at risk.

2010-04-13 13:40:01

It is often thought that smoking is used as a coping strategy to deal with work stress.

2009-12-08 18:43:10

Rat model shows tobacco smoke exposure induces brain changes indicative of nicotine dependence.

2009-05-10 23:05:25

Higher concentrations of melanin -- the color pigment in skin and hair -- may indicate increased susceptibility to nicotine dependence, U.S.

2008-10-28 12:30:00

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Nicotine dependence has reached a 15-year high, with nearly 75 percent of people currently seeking tobacco-dependence treatment categorized as highly nicotine dependent.

2005-11-07 16:37:58

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new study shows that individuals who are addicted to cigarettes are at heightened risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder after experiencing a traumatic event. According to Dr. Karestan C.

2005-07-04 17:45:00

Individuals with problem gambling behavior have personality profiles similar to the profiles of those with alcohol, marijuana and nicotine-associated addictive disorders, according to an article in the July issue of Archives of General Psychiatry, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.

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