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50 min ago | Marin Independent Journal

Electronic cigarettes banned on buses, ferries, Golden Gate Bridge

"On some of our buses people are actually using the e-cigarettes and it has created a little bit of a stir among other passengers," said Teri Mantony, who heads the bus division for the district.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Smoking, Health, Food and Drug Administration

5 hrs ago | KCEN

Doubling Up on Anti-Smoking Medications Increases Chances of Quitting

Smokers looking to quit often use either a medication named Chantix or nicotine patches, hoping it will help reduce withdrawal symptoms.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health

7 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

Study shows that combination of treatments best way for smokers to kick the habit

A combination of treatments may be the best way for smokers to kick the habit. That's according to a new study that followed nearly 450 smokers.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health

11 hrs ago | AEI

Soldiers: Let them have (alternative) tobacco products

The NEJM writers offer a reasonable health rationale for eliminating cigarettes from the U.S. Military.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Food and Drug Administration

15 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

E-cigarettes 'uncool' but teenagers still try them

Nearly a quarter of 13- and 14-year-olds have tried e-cigarettes and close to half of 15- to 18-year-olds have used the nicotine delivery devices.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Smoking, Health

19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

The problem with teens smoking hookah

One in five high school seniors in the United States has smoked hookah, according to a new study published in Pediatrics .

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Sports

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Science Daily

Position statement on e-cigarettes by American Thoracic Society

Experts have released a position statement on electronic cigarettes, focusing on their potential adverse effects on human health and calling on governments to ban or restrict their use until their health impacts are better known.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Smoking, Health

New Haven Independent

Downtown's Vaping Pioneers Aim High

Instead of smoking a cigarette, Art Boivin, Jr. bellied up to a downtown "flavor bar" and took a drag of Neon Cloud on his Kanger eVod VV.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, New Haven, CT

KMPH-TV Fresno

Combo Nicotine Therapy Helping People Quit Smoking

Researchers in South Africa found the most effective way to quit smoking was a combination of a nicotine blocking drug and nicotine patches.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Smoking, Health

NorthJersey.com

East Rutherford wants e-cigarette stores zoned away from kids

Vapor stores, also known as e-cigarette stores, are popping up around southern Bergen County, causing concern amongst some elected officials who believe that more teenagers will get addicted to nicotine.

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Related Topix: Rutherford, NJ, East Rutherford, NJ, Family, Kids, Bergen County, NJ, Medicine, Teenagers

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Lung Groups: Governments Should Limit or Ban Use of E-Cigarettes

Governments should ban or limit the use of electronic cigarettes until more is known about their health effects, say experts from the world's leading lung organizations.

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Related Topix: Marketing, Medicine, Smoking, Health

Alabama Live

Break the bonds of tobacco and nicotine addiction: reader opinion

As we have just celebrated our nation's birth and independence, we are reminded there are thousands of our fellow citizens struggling to break their own bonds of dependence on tobacco and nicotine.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Health, Lung Cancer, Opinion

Wed Jul 09, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

Researchers find new dangers in nicotine products.

New research out of Virginia Tech suggests some alternatives to cigarette smoking may not be as safe as once thought.

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AndhraNews

Addex ADX71441 Positive Results in Preclinical Model of Nicotine Addiction

Addex Therapeutics , a leading company pioneering allosteric modulation-based drug discovery and development, announced today positive results with ADX71441 in preclinical models of nicotine addiction.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Drugs, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Pharmacology

The San Diego Union-Tribune

La Mesa to treat e-cigarettes same as all tobacco products

A longtime smoker, Alessio explained how "vaping" nicotine is better for the smoker, and less offensive to those around the smoker, than the kind with tobacco and nicotine that come in boxes and cartons and need a match or lighter to start.

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Related Topix: La Mesa, CA, Smoking, Medicine, Health

Patch.com

Teen Smoking E-Cigarette Worries Parent, Part of Growing Trend

Dr. Michael Oberschneider is the founder and director of Ashburn Psychological and Psychiatric Services.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Kids, Drugs

Reuters

INSIGHT-As millions vape, e-cigarette researchers count puffs, scour Facebook

One team of researchers assessing the risks of electronic cigarettes is counting the puffs taken by volunteer "vapers."

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Related Topix: Medicine, Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, Marketing, Smoking, Health

Salt Lake Tribune

For smokers, can e-cigarettes save money?

It's difficult to say yet if electronic cigarettes are less harmful than regular fire-and-tobacco smokes, but they can save smokers hundreds or even thousands of dollars a year.

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The Globe and Mail

Vending machine industry lures back customers with healthier offerings

From junk food and soda pop to organic snacks and digital payments, the vending machine industry is reinventing itself one treat at a time.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Medicine, Life, Food, Bread, Baked Goods,

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Combo Approach May Work Best for Smokers Looking to Quit

Combining two anti-smoking approaches -- the medication Chantix and nicotine patches -- improves the odds you'll quit smoking over the short term, a new industry-funded study suggests.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, World News, South Africa, Food and Drug Administration

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