Category: Science

Vapor has limited impact

Vapor has limited impact

| February 6, 2017

The results of new research support the views of those in the public health community who believe that electronic cigarettes offer potential for reducing the public health impact of smoking.

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Call for paper abstracts

Call for paper abstracts

| January 26, 2017

CORESTA’s Joint Study Group meetings are due to be held in October and the scientific association is now calling for the submission of paper abstracts.

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Snus provides protection

Snus provides protection

| January 6, 2017

New research has confirmed a previous finding that current snus use is strongly protective against Parkinson’s disease, with more protection provided by heavier and long-term use.

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Abstract submission deadline nears

Abstract submission deadline nears

| December 21, 2016

The organizers of the Global Forum on Nicotine have announced that the deadline for the submission of oral presentation abstracts is January 31.

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Ibuprofen cuts lung cancer risk

Ibuprofen cuts lung cancer risk

| December 20, 2016

Former and current smokers might be able to reduce their risk of lung cancer by taking anti-inflammatory medication regularly.

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CORESTA documents available

CORESTA documents available

| December 19, 2016

News of CORESTA’s general activities and special projects, along with documents and reports, are now available for download from the organization’s website.

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No e-cigarette DNA damage

No e-cigarette DNA damage

| December 16, 2016

Researchers at British American Tobacco have shown that, unlike tobacco smoke, electronic cigarette vapor does not cause DNA damage in human cells.

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E-cigarette info for parents

E-cigarette info for parents

| December 15, 2016

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse in New York launched a new online resource, called “Expert views: e-cigarettes,” as part of efforts to help parents better understand vapor products.

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Nicotine improves cognitive function

Nicotine improves cognitive function

| December 9, 2016

A study in New Zealand has found that nicotine improves the cognitive deficits associated with schizophrenia.

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The passion pit

The passion pit

| September 1, 2016

Stakeholders talk nicotine in Warsaw

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