Flavored tobacco use among US youth rebounds after brief dip
There was a significant decrease in flavored tobacco product use among U.S. youth in middle and high school between 2014 and 2016, but the trend reversed from 2016 to 2017...
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Japan Tobacco Ratchets Up Smokeless War With New Products
Japan Tobacco Inc on Thursday unveiled two "heat-not-burn" products, as it races against market leader Philip Morris International Inc for a larger share of the vaping space...
1 day ago - Medscape
Schools Targeted for Tobacco Sale by Vendors
Tobacco companies in India are targeting schoolchildren as young as eight years for sale of their products and placing advertisements, reveals a new study.
2 days ago - Medindia Health
Smoking linked to poor neoadjuvant chemotherapy response, recurrence in bladder cancer
Cigarette smoking appeared significantly associated with poor pathological response to cisplatin-based neoadjuvant chemotherapy among patients with muscle-invasive bladder...
3 days ago - Healio
Do YOU have 'risk taking' genes? Variations linked to everything from risky sex to driving fast cars
San Diego researchers found genetic variants tend to be associated with risky behaviors, such as speeding, drinking, tobacco and cannabis consumption, and with riskier sexual...
4 days ago - Daily Mail
Lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals more likely to suffer severe substance use disorders
Researchers know that lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals are more likely than heterosexuals to use alcohol, tobacco or other drugs, but until now they didn't know to what...
5 days ago - News Medical
Tobacco: Risk Factor for Misuse of Prescription Opioids
Tobacco use has been linked to increased use of opioids and sedatives, stated study.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
Tobacco retail licensing may lower rates of teen smoking
Local tobacco retail licensing may decrease the rates of cigarette and e-cigarette use in adolescents and young adults, according to study results published in Pediatrics “Key...
8 days ago - Healio
Teen Attitude Towards Tobacco
The majority of teens support raising the age of legal tobacco purchase to 21, based on the results of an analysis of responses to the 2015 National Youth Tobacco Survey...
10 days ago - Pediatrics for Parents
Caution must be taken while prescribing opioid to tobacco users to prevent addiction
Tobacco is a known risk factor for the misuse of prescription opioids. In addition, concurrent use of opioids and sedative-hypnotics is a risk factor for opioid overdose or...
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Renewable Source of Cancer-fighting T Cells Created
The technique uses structures called artificial thymic organoids, which work by mimicking the environment of the thymus, the organ in which T cells develop from blood stem cells.
Home-Based Hypertension Program Kept BP Under Control
Brigham and women's hospital developed a home-based care delivery program to help control blood pressure quickly and at lower costs than office-based blood pressure programs...
Cytomegalovirus: Reactivation Of This Virus Can Be Prevented After Stem Cell...
Reactivation Of a Cytomegalovirus After Stem Cell Transplantation Can Be Prevented Using This Technique.
Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Could Lower Blood Pressure Levels
Exposure to chemicals such as phthalates, parabens or Bisphenol A can decrease blood pressure during pregnancy, reveals a new study.
High Levels of Erucic Acid in Food Can Affect Your Health
Eating foods containing high levels of erucic acid can significantly affect your health, reveals a new study.
Study: Marketing to Docs, Opioid Crisis Linked
A county-by-county analysis showed that opioid use increased in places where drug makers focused their marketing efforts to physicians, researchers say.
Steps to Reduce Hospital Sleep Disruptions Studied
Nighttime room entries dropped by 44 percent after researchers educated doctors and nurses on the health consequences of in-hospital sleep deprivation.
Frail older people are at greater risk of getting dementia, even when their...
Experts from Dalhousie University in Canada now believe frailty could reduce people's tolerance to brain changes, so that they are more likely to become forgetful.
These '10 Year Challenge' Climate Change Photos Are Absolutely Haunting
These before and after photos proving climate change is definitely happening are devastating The “10 year challenge” has been sweeping social media with people posting pics of...
Raising A Child With Strong Faith When You're Not So Sure
I was making dinner one night when my 3-year-old came up to me with a stack of papers in his hands. He hands me the papers and says “These are to teach you about Jesus. Share...