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2012-10-21 04:00:15

Vapers learn the truth about liquid nicotine and how it has virtually no effect on human health. To order e-liquid or learn more about the different flavors, head over to eliquid.net. (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 Electronic cigarette smoking is bigger than ever. Since its inception almost a decade ago, the number of tobacco smokers has steadily declined, a large majority of which switched to the use of electronic cigarettes instead. Long-term use inspires new innovations and technologies which...

Nicotine Addiction Linked to Genetics of Metabolism
2012-09-12 11:26:22

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online As everyone knows, smoking kills. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), smoking can lead to cancer, heart disease, lung disease and stroke. Armed with this understanding of the deadly effects of smoking, scientists have increasingly looked into the habit itself and how individuals can be successful in smoking cessation programs. Researchers from McGill University in Canada recently looked at how...

2012-06-29 06:16:14

(Ivanhoe Newswire) - An estimated 46 million Americans are current smokers, and approximately 70% of them wish they had never smoked, and want to quit. While it is the 4,000 chemicals within the burning cigarette that causes the health problems associated with smoking, it is the nicotine within the tobacco that keeps the smoker hooked. Researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College have developed and successfully tested in mice an innovative vaccine to treat nicotine addiction. The...

2012-02-23 12:20:00

Aside from the obvious health issues, smoking can be an expensive habit and yet millions of smokers continue to set light to thousands of dollars a year to support this addiction. CanadaDrugs.com, the leading online Canadian Pharmacy is committed to supporting it´s customers in breaking the habit by dropping the prices on all its brand name and generic smoking cessation products in 2012. Winnipeg, Manitoba (PRWEB) February 23, 2012 Notwithstanding the major and well-documented health...

2012-01-25 04:00:00

MANCHESTER, England, Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CN Creative, Ltd. (CNC), a healthcare company providing innovative and sustainable solutions to reduce smoking and smoking-related illnesses, today announced it has raised a Series A financing round led by Advent Life Sciences. The financing raised 2 million pounds, equivalent to approximately US $3.1 million. CNC intends to use the investment to continue and finalise development of its Nicadex(TM) electronic inhaler nicotine...

2012-01-11 06:36:41

(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- If you're trying to quit smoking you may want to try something else besides nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs). Specifically nicotine patches and nicotine gum, do not appear to be effective in helping smokers quit long-term, even when combined with smoking cessation counseling, according to a new study by researchers at Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the University of Massachusetts Boston. "What this study shows is the need for the Food and Drug...

New Doubts Surface About Nicotine Replacement Therapies
2012-01-10 11:51:15

According to a rigorous long-term study of so-called nicotine replacement therapy, nicotine gum and patches that millions of smokers use to help kick their habit have no lasting benefit and may backfire in some cases, reports Benedict Carey for the NY Times. The study of 787 people attempting to quit smoking over a period of several years is likely to inflame a long-running debate about the value of nicotine alternatives. In surveys smokers who have used the over-the-counter products,...

2012-01-09 17:35:48

Nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) designed to help people stop smoking, specifically nicotine patches and nicotine gum, do not appear to be effective in helping smokers quit long-term, even when combined with smoking cessation counseling, according to a new study by researchers at Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the University of Massachusetts Boston. The study appears January 9, 2012 in an advance online edition of Tobacco Control and will appear in a later print issue....

2012-01-09 12:46:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in the journal Tobacco Control reported on medical interventions for smoking cessation, including nicotine replacement therapy (NRT). GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare understands successfully quitting smoking requires breaking the body's addiction to nicotine and we will continually work to help every smoker quit smoking by providing safe and effective cessation products and support. Hundreds of clinical trials...

Counseling Therapy Greatly Improves Rates of Smoking Cessation
2011-11-29 11:43:55

Two studies released this week in the journal Archives of Internal Medicine offer hope for smokers who may have given up on quitting the habit, writes Jeannine Stein for the Los Angeles Times Booster Shots blog. The first study utilized a practice quit-attempt program paired with nicotine therapy for smokers who weren´t motivated to quit. A total of 849 people were used in this study by researchers in a randomized trial in a six-week practice quit-attempt program or a program that...