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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...

2012-01-11 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,...

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