Changing patterns of tobacco consumption in Mozambique: evidence from a migrant study
- Epidemiological evidence on count processes in the formation of tobacco dependence. Barondess, David A.; Meyer, Emily M.; Boinapally, Prashanthi M.; Fairman, Brian; Anthony, James C. // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Jul2010, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p734
Introduction: Large-sample epidemiological studies of tobacco cigarette smoking routinely assess so-called "lifetime prevalence" of tobacco dependence. This work delves into the earliest stages of smoking involvement, focusing on newly incident tobacco cigarette smokers in the very recent past,...
- Stamping Out Smoking in the U.S. // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;11/15/2000, Vol. 63 Issue 9, p3
Presents a graphical representation on the percentage of smoking in the United States from 1965 to 1995.
- Genetic influences on smoking: candidate genes Rossing, Mary Anne // Environmental Health Perspectives;May1998, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p231
No abstract available.
- Reducing tobacco harm: Research challenges and issues. Hatsukami, Dorothy K.; Slade, John; Benowitz, Neal L.; Giovino, Gary A.; Gritz, Ellen R.; Leischow, Scott; Warner, Kenneth E. // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Dec2002 Supplement 2, Vol. 4, p89
The emergence of potential reduced-exposure tobacco and cigarette-like products and the reduction of smoking as a treatment approach, have recently been forcing the debate and discussion about the science that is necessary to inform policies, regulation, and programs. To deal effectively with...
- Evaluating acute effects of potential reduced-exposure products for smokers: Clinical laboratory methodology. Breland, Alison B.; Buchhalter, August R.; Evans, Sarah E.; Eissenberg, Thomas // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Dec2002 Supplement 2, Vol. 4, p131
Harm reduction for tobacco smokers may involve reducing their exposure to lethal smoke constituents. Assessing smoke constituent exposure and any resulting harm reduction from a potential reduced-exposure product (PREP) will involve preclinical, clinical, and epidemiological research. The...
- COVER. // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Mar2010, Vol. 12 Issue 3, pNP
Photographs related to smoking are presented.
- A DO or DIE Decision. Sparling, Polly // Current Health 1;Nov2008, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p9
The article explores several factors that influence young people's decision to smoke or not to smoke.
- Cigar smoking: Now even kids are doing it! E.B. // Medical Update;Sep97, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p6
Reports on the increasing trend of cigar smoking among American teenagers. Absence of government warning in cigar's package; Comparison of cancer risks for cigar smokers and non smokers.
- Up in Smoke. Lambrinos, Pat // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;05/14/2001, Vol. 69 Issue 26, p6
Discusses several ways kids can avoid smoking.