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November 14, 2013 Experts at the Institute of Psychiatry in London are publishing research suggesting that smoking cigarettes may be a contributory cause of schizophrenia (a psychotic disorder). Read more.
November 14, 2013 New research published this month, finds that Canadian men and women who are married are significantly less likely to smoke than their unmarried counterparts, and consume less alcohol as well. Read more.
November 13, 2013 Heavy smokers who regularly puffed more than a packet of cigarettes a day cut down or quit for six months after their brains were stimulated with magnets, researchers say. Read more.
November 13, 2013 The cigarettes of the future could be safer, cheaper and less taboo than the smokes of the past. Read more.
November 12, 2013 It’s not that I’m against all lawsuits. Read more.
November 12, 2013 A recent report from the Conference Board of Canada claims that employees who smoke have a strongly detrimental effect on their companies’ bottom line. Read more.
November 11, 2013 Tobacco misconceptions prevail in the United States despite the dramatic drop in smoking rates since the release of the first Surgeon General’s Report on smoking and health in January 1964. Read More.
November 11, 2013 When you see someone smoking an electronic cigarette, it might not be nicotine they’re inhaling. Read More.
November 8, 2013 New types of cigarettes and tobacco threaten to addict a new generation of kids, in spite of the country’s overall progress against smoking, said Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read more.
November 8, 2013 There’s no way to blow smoke with this one: Tobacco control efforts have successfully reduced the national smoking rate, but the decline masks a growing trend in the use of menthol cigarettes. Read more.
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