Weight gain and incident obesity among male snus users
- Coaches' knowledge and awareness of spit tobacco use among youth athletes: results of a 2009 Ontario survey. Skinner, J. H. C.; Bobbili, S. J. // Chronic Diseases & Injuries in Canada;Jun2012, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p149
Introduction: Public health professionals have become concerned that spit tobacco (ST) use among athletes is increasing. However, little is known about the issue in Canada, particularly among youth. Methods: The Not to Kids Coalition and the Coaches Association of Ontario surveyed coaches...
- Smokeless Tobacco and Dual Use among Firefighters in the Central United States. Jitnarin, Nattinee; Haddock, Christopher K.; Poston, Walker S. C.; Jahnke, Sara // Journal of Environmental & Public Health;2013, Vol. 2013, p1
Little is known about smokeless tobacco (SLT) use in the fire service, whose personnel need to maintain high levels of health and fitness given the rigorous physical and mental job requirements. We examined the relationships among variables associated with SLT use and dual tobacco use (SLT and...
- A thoughtful gift from nonsmokers to smoking friends. E.B. // Medical Update;Jul96, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p5
Reports on the Food and Drug Administration's approval of the prescription product Nicorette nicotine-containing gum for over-the-counter sale. Gum manufacturer's intention to help kick the smoking habit.
- Smokeless Tobacco: Rebranding Nicotine, Repackaging Death. // Health Letter;Jan2009, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p11
The article discusses the creation of snuff or smokeless tobacco in the U.S. and the risk associated in using it.
- Oral spit tobacco: addiction, prevention and treatment. Hatsukami, Dorothy K.; Severson, Herbert H. // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Mar1999, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p21
Presents findings in a study which examined the basis for addiction to smokeless tobacco. Examination of the nicotine content in smokeless tobacco; Exploration of negative health consequences related to smokeless tobacco use.
- Smokeless alarm. // Current Health 1;Sep93, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p2
Reports on the use of smokeless tobacco among teenagers and children. Report from the Surgeon General; Cause of mouth cancer.
- Big-league weed. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Sep96, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p30
Reports on a study showing the ineffectiveness of smokeless tobacco in enhancing the performance of athletes. Review of records of Major League Baseball players; Greater risk of gum disease and mouth cancer faced by athletes who chew tobacco.
- Smokeless tobacco. // National Petroleum News;Aug93, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p64
Features two varieties of smokeless tobacco, introduced by U.S. Tobacco Co. Flavors; Availability to retailers and wholesalers; Contact information.
- U.S. consumption of chewing tobacco and snuff, 1982-1997. Shopland, Don // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;11/05/97, Vol. 89 Issue 21, p1573
Presents a chart on the consumption of chewing tobacco in the United States from 1982-1997.