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2013-04-08 08:31:36

Leading review site uses philosopher's "Teapot" argument to defend e-cigs TUSTIN, Calif., April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- An article on E Cigarette Reviewed has evoked a famous philosophical argument to highlight the flaws in the arguments of those opposed to the technology. The website looks at the anti-e-cigarette campaign through the logical lens of "Russell's Teapot." The article argues that since current research shows that e-cigarettes are much safer than smoking, anybody...

2013-04-02 16:27:25

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Niconovum USA has issued the following release: "FDA recommends modifications to labeling current over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy products." Go to Reynolds American Inc.'s website, www.reynoldsamerican.com, to read the full release. Web Disclosure RAI's website, www.reynoldsamerican.com, is the primary source of publicly disclosed news about RAI and its operating companies. We use the website as our primary means of...

2013-04-01 23:04:02

Into Action today proudly announces that they are an employee smoke-free rehab center. They are focused on the health of the employees and this is a big step for them in becoming a completely smoke-free treatment center. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) April 01, 2013 Into Action Treatment in South Florida is on their way to becoming a smoke-free addiction center, and today they have become a smoke-free center for their employees. This is a huge step in the process of becoming a completely...

2013-04-01 16:24:11

PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today announced a recommendation to remove certain warning statements and modifications of the instructions for use of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products. As leaders in smoking cessation, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Consumer Healthcare commends the FDA on this action and believes this is a positive step to help more smokers quit and will work with the FDA to implement these changes to...

2013-04-01 12:26:43

WASHINGTON, April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today has taken important steps to help more smokers quit by revising the required labeling of over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) to eliminate language that could discourage effective use of these products. Specifically,...

2013-03-28 22:10:37

Varenicline reduces depressive mood, craving and reward value of cigarettes when smokers attempt to quit Smokers have a higher probability of quitting smoking and a better overall cessation experience when taking varenicline compared to bupropion and to placebo — unmedicated assisted smoking cessation —according to a study published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry. A team led by Paul Cinciripini, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Behavioral Science at The University of...

Genetic Markers For Smoking Predict Risk 032813
2013-03-28 11:19:07

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study in JAMA Psychiatry, a team of international scientists has developed a genetic profile that indicates a greater risk for a teenager's progression into becoming a lifelong heavy smoker. People who share the genetic profile showed a greater risk of daily smoking as teenagers and then progressing more rapidly to smoking a pack a day or more as adults, the study said. High-risk individuals who were assessed in...

2013-03-27 08:31:40

Blu Cigs Put to the Test by Trusted Online Reviewer TUSTIN, Calif., March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Blu Cigs has gone from being a pillar of the e-cigarette community to a symbol of the increasing role played by Big Tobacco in the industry. The manufacturer was purchased by Lorillard around a year ago, known as the producer of cigarettes such as Newports and Kent. The new Blu Cigs review comes from E Cigarette Reviewed, a dedicated resource for smokers looking to make the...

2013-03-26 12:30:56

USAcig Reveals Q2 2013 Strategy TEMECULA, Calif., March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hop-on, Inc. (OTC Pink: HPNN) and USAcig, Inc. announced today that after much research and development, consumer trials, and coordination with medical research studies, a line of newly designed, highly effective electronic cigarettes and cigars has finally begun shipping to distributors and retailers. Further work on effective nicotine substitutes has also completed and will be shipping into new...

Researchers Develop Device To Detect Secondhand Smoke
2013-03-22 09:07:24

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers at Dartmouth College have developed a device that is capable of detecting secondhand smoke — a gizmo that could be a powerful new tool in those attempting to avoid exposure to tobacco. The device, which is currently in the patent-pending prototype stage, weighs less than a cellphone and is approximately the same size as a Matchbox car, the researchers said. It uses polymer films to collect and measure the amount...


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Nicotine Replacement Therapy
2013-03-04 16:06:28

Nicotine replacement therapy is the administration of nicotine by other means than smoking. This change in the way nicotine is delivered prevents the harmful effects of smoking and is usually used in smoking cessation. Types Nicotine replacement therapy can be administered in several forms. The type used depends on the patient and what fits into their lifestyle best. The forms available include: Nicotine patches – transdermal (through the skin) Nicotine gum – orally (through the...

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