Nicotine

E-cigarettes fall short as a harm-reduction tool

While there has been a reduction in combustible tobacco use, it still remains the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S. While a growing …

Public Health

US smokers don't believe vaping is less harmful than smoking

Analysis of US PATH data shows US smokers have a poor understanding of the relative harm of e-vapour products compared to smoking<p>Warsaw, June 15th - …

Public Health

Trial: Using nicotine patches before quitting smoking may not help

If smokers use nicotine patches four weeks before quitting, there is no sufficient evidence it leads to long-term smoking abstinence, according to a …

Smoking

EU cigarette tests hide true harm of smoking, research shows

Tobacco companies may have been able to downplay the amount of tar and carbon monoxide ingested by smokers in Europe because of a flaw in the testing process, according to a study.<p>The loophole means most cigarette exceed legal limits on their harmful contents in the EU, according to the Netherlands …

Public Health

BRIEF-Radient Technologies Files FDA Submission For Reducing Nicotine In Tobacco

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Smoking

NSW Health Department finds not all e-juices are as nicotine free as they claim

The effectiveness of Australia's vaping laws is being thrown into question with data showing illegal nicotine is making its way into retail …

Public Health

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Mark Twain

Are nicotine patches the solution for low income earners?

Health Care

Nicotine Lozenges: Pros and Cons

Nicotine lozenges are one form of nicotine replacement therapy that can be used to help you stop smoking over a period of time. They’re dissolving …

Smoking

Study says vaping by kids isn't up, but some are skeptical

A new government reports says vaping held steady last year among high school students, but some researchers are skeptical because the survey may have …

Public Health

​Radient Technologies Inc. Files Provisional Patent Application for Reducing Nicotine Levels in Tobacco

<b>Radient Technologies Inc. (TSX Venture:RTI</b><b>)</b> is pleased to announce that it has filed a provisional patent application with the U.S. Patent and …

Cannabis Industry

SF Prop E passes, banning sale of flavored tobacco products

In San Francisco, Proposition E would ban the sale of flavored tobacco and nicotine products including menthol cigarettes, hookah tobacco and vaping …

San Francisco

Strengthening Policy-Relevant Tobacco Research Capacity in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Challenges, Opportunities and Lessons Learned | Nicotine & Tobacco Research

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Oxford University Press

22nd Century to Present to Institutional Investors at the Citi 2018 Small & Mid Cap Conference - Press Release

WILLIAMSVILLE, New York--(Business Wire)--22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE American: XXII), a plant biotechnology company that is focused on tobacco …

Cannabis Industry

FDA Blitz on Nicotine Product Sales to Minors

The FDA’s new Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan has taken aim at companies that design and market their electronic nicotine delivery systems to appeal to …

Medicine

Cannabidiol reduces attentional bias to cigarette cues in nicotine addicts, study finds

Cannabidiol (CBD), a compound derived from the cannabis plant that does not produce a psychoactive “high,” might help tobacco smokers kick the habit, …

Cannabis

Chicago Proposes An E-Liquid Flavor Ban

Alderman Burke, who is Finance Committee chairman, was described by the Chicago Sun-Times as “an anti-smoking crusader whose father died of lung …

eCigarettes

Nicotine replacement therapy gaining popularity

‘World No Tobacco Day’ was observed on Thursday with a call to quit smoking and tobacco consumption. The alarming thing is that youngsters are …

Breast Cancer

Ranbir Kapoor opens up about his nicotine addiction: This doctor gave me injections in my ears to help me quit

Attach Main Entertaiment Image: Ranbir Kapoor smoking.jpg Ranbir Kapoor has been open about his life struggles. He opened up about experimenting with …

Celebrity News (India)

Juul: Why a trendy e-cig is causing a social – and public health – commotion

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has launched a campaign to discourage e-cigarette vaping. While it targeted all e-cigarette vaping, …

Public Health

'I’ve been a nicotine addict since I was 15': Ranbir Kapoor opens up about his 'worst kind of addiction'

Trailer of the most anticipated film of the year <i>Sanju</i>, unveiled yesterday and Ranbir Kapoor gained a lot of attention and garnered a lot of praises …

Entertainment (India)

Facebook Live: Vaping Unveiled

What could be in that whipped cream can if not the sundae topping itself?<p>Nicotine.<p>Some “e-juice” manufacturers are cloaking their highly addictive …

Public Health

Guards seize $11,000 worth of nicotine patches at B.C. prison

The Correctional Service of Canada credits the “vigilance” of staff at Agassiz’s Mountain Institution for preventing a large delivery of contraband …

Smoking

A protein activated by nicotine provides insight into how fat cells burn energy

Weight gain has often been noted as a side effect of quitting smoking, and research has well established that nicotine can function as an appetite …

Medical Research

Important Facts About Nicotine

Nicotine is a colorless alkaloid chemical that is most commonly sourced from the tobacco plant, which is in the nightshade family of plants. Nicotine …

Smoking

Altria, Reynolds, Lorillard, and Philip Morris Ordered to Issue Corrective Statements on Nicotine Addiction; 22nd Century’s Proprietary VLN (TM) Tobacco Called “Minimally or Non-Addictive”

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE American: XXII), a plant biotechnology company that is a leader in tobacco harm …

Public Health

Two Charged With Selling E-Liquid Nicotine To Minors: Police

The 16-year-old and 29-year-old were both arrested during an investigation on Memorial Day, police say.<p>SMITHTOWN, NY - Two people were charged with …

Selling

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Smoking

Does Vaping Impact Athletic Performance?

The best advice for anyone who wants to be a professional athlete or just to keep fit would be to avoid bad habits, including smoking. You may …

Public Health

Consumer Health: Acai berries -- superfood or hype?

Acai berries: Do they have health benefits? The acai (ah-sigh-EE) berry is a grapelike fruit harvested from acai palm trees, which are native to the …

Mayo Clinic