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  1. Vermont grapples with E-cigarette legislation from taxes to manufacturing and marketingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Bennington Banner

    But when he started law school in 2007, the prospect of facing hours-long exams without a regular shot of nicotine was even more objectionable. Outside of the classroom, he still smoked tobacco, because the e-cigarettes that mostly came from China at that time lacked enough appeal to convince him to quit.

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  2. The separate and combined effects of monoamine oxidase inhibition and nicotine on P50 sensory gating.Read the original story

    1 hr ago | CiteULike

    The cognitive effects of nicotine in humans remain a topic of great interest, due to the continued prevalence of cigarette smoking in society as well as the hypothesis that cognitively impaired populations such as schizophrenia patients use nicotine as a means of self-medicating against deficits of sensory gating. However, chronic smoking can predispose individuals to robust monoamine oxidase inhibition, and thus far, the effect of MAO inhibition on human sensory gating is unknown.

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  3. Cigarette Smoking Actually Shrinks Your BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    You must have had a brain fart the first day you decided to light up. Now, new research shows that continuing to smoke can shrivel your brain-it can actually cause key tissues in there to thin, according to a study in Molecular Psychiatry .

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  4. 20 pupils sent home from Staffordshire school with 'toxic overdose' after using nicotine sprayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    A STAFFORDSHIRE school sent home 20 children who fell violently ill after they used a nicotine spray prescribed to a 12-year-old to help her quit smoking. The Nicorette mouth spray was brought in by a student deemed suitable for the treatment after NHS workers previously visited the school to offer advice.

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  5. Schoolgirl smoking addict, 12, passed nasal spray round classroom making 20 children illRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Metro

    A 12-year-old girl left 20 pupils suffering from overdoses after she passed her NHS nicotine spray around her school. The year 7 pupil was prescribed the nicotine spray after she became addicted to cigarettes, and her school was made aware of it.

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  6. Time to butt outRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Nurse practitioner Hannah McKay, left, and pharmacist Ellen Penny speak with Eskasoni resident Julian Johnson about his options for quitting smoking. A smoking cessation booth will be set up in the Mayflower Mall over the next six Saturdays providing prescriptions and reading material on what they can do to kick the habit.

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  7. Raise smoking age to 21 to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    TOBACCO addiction is the leading cause of preventable deaths in Washington, causing about 8,300residents to die each year. Annual health costs now surpass $2.8 billion.

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  8. NHS gives girl aged 12 anti-smoking spray... then 20 pupils fall...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Parents have criticised a school where 20 pupils fell ill after using a Nicotine spray prescribed to a 12-year-old - in an incident dismissed as a 'prank' by the headmaster. Incredibly, the Nicorette mouth spray had been brought to class by the 12-year-old after she was prescribed it by NHS anti-smoking staff who visited the school.

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    Yesterday | Daily Star

    The 12-year-old girl, a pupil at Wolstanton High School, in Newcastle-under-Lyme, in Staffs, was prescribed the nicotine spray by health workers after she became addicted to smoking. But when she brought in the Nicorette mouth spray to school, it was passed around a group of Year Seven and Eight pupils at lunchtime last Wednesday.

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  10. Capitola weighs banning e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSBW-TV

    Capitola is looking at joining more the 70 other communities in California that have included electronic cigarette regulations in their smoking laws. Capitola city leaders are holding a public hearing Thursday night on the proposal.

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  11. What smoking does to your bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    Think one cigarette in the sun is a harmless guilty pleasure? Think again. Boring but true: The average cigarette is gone in 10 puffs and five minutes, but that's five minutes of havoc as 4,000 chemicals infiltrate your organs.

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  12. Roller derby a haven for Lee Clark, a member of the Barbed Wire...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Chronicle

    The Vixens won the bout, 247-159. More than a year after Lee Clark applied on a whim for a 911 dispatcher position in Antarctica, she finally heard back and was asked if she was still interested.

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  13. CDC report causes concerns for e-cigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News 4 Jax

    In a new anti-smoking ad called the "Tips" campaign federal health officials say they plan to use real smokers who show the negative health affects of smoking. In 2014, the CDC said the national quit line received 80 percent more calls when the ads were on the air, and since 2012 the ads have generated more than 500,000 additional calls, so now they're taking it one step further and including e-cig users.

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  14. E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Health.com

    Nicotine exposure from e-cigarettes may damage the developing brains of infants in the womb, as well as the brains of children and adolescents, suggests a new review of nicotine's effects. Animal experiments have shown that exposure to nicotine can harm developing lungs and brains, according to the review's senior author Dr. Tim McAfee, director of U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Office on Smoking and Health.

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  15. I only have the occasional fag and I don't long for nicotine -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Statesman

    I find smoking quite useful. This may be why one of my best friends says I am the most useless smoker she knows.

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  16. Review: Merchants of DoubtRead the original story

    Friday | The Victoria Advocate

    This entertaining new documentary from the director of Food, Inc. is both funny and a bit frightening. "Smoking is not bad for you" and "people don't cause global warming" are some of the phrases that come out of these pundits mouths.

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  17. The Fight Against Addiction: Is Love All You Need?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    If anything deserves to be called "the establishment view," it is what Johann Hari - in his new book on addiction and the war on drugs, Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs - calls the pharmaceutical model of addiction. The pharmaceutical model says that addiction is about chemicals.

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  18. Roller derby a haven for member of Betties after returning from AntarcticaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Chronicle

    The Vixens won the bout, 247-159. More than a year after Lee Clark applied on a whim for a 911 dispatcher position in Antarctica, she finally heard back and was asked if she was still interested.

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  19. If you must smoke, do it away from the kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KOAT-TV

    There is a growing body of evidence that children's exposure to smoking increases their risk of heart disease as an adult. Researchers in a study out this week in the journal Circulation, found that simply having a parent who smoked, but tried to limit their child's exposure to their smoking, increased a child's risk of heart disease as an adult by nearly twice that of a child whose parents didn't smoke at all.

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  20. CDC's New Anti-Smoking Ads Target E - "CigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    Cigarette stocks Altria Group , Reynolds American , Lorillard and Philip Morris will face new pressure from the government's vivid anti-smoking campaign set to debut March 30. Even the industry's push to sell "health-conscious" e-cigarettes, which lets users "vape" nicotine, is now under fire. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's new $50 million anti-smoking campaign, "Tips From Former Smokers," will run for 20 weeks on TV, radio, billboards, online and in theaters, magazines and newspapers.

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