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Health Groups: Starting this Week, Tobacco Companies Must Run Court-Ordered Ads Telling the Truth about Their Lethal Products

"Corrective Statements" Are Reminders of Industry's Wrongdoing and Need for Strong Action to Win the Fight Against Tobacco WASHINGTON , Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sta...

Tobacco companies advertise their deception in court-ordered campaign

Legal ruling forces cigarette manufacturers to acknowledge deceiving public for decades MINNEAPOLIS , Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, new ads exposing the lies tob...

The "Healthier" Version Of Smoking Is More Harmful To Youthful Users Than It Seems

Society for Risk Analysis Presents New Research Examining Health Risks of Vaping MCLEAN, Va. , Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recently many college campuses around the coun...

Launch of Finding Quality Addiction Care in Canada an Information Guide for Canadians on Treatment for Alcohol and Drug Use

CALGARY , Nov. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Today the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) and the Canadian Executive Council on Addictions (CECA) are pleased to announce the rel...

National Alliance for Hispanic Health Honors Nation's Veterans with Focus on Dangers of Tobacco Use

Smoking Cessation Services Are Available to All Veterans through the CDC and VA WASHINGTON , Nov. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "This Veteran's Day we give thanks to our coun...

Public Health and Medical Groups Support U.S. Senate and House Bills to Raise Tobacco Age to 21 Nationwide

Statement of Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Heart Association, American Lung Association and American Academy of Pediatrics ...

Non-Profit Organization, SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program, Gives Individuals a Second Chance with Astanza Duality Laser Tattoo Removal

SAN ANTONIO , Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --  SouthWest Tattoo Removal Program , a non-profit organization located in San Antonio, Texas , is providing free to low cost laser tattoo re...

Statement from Partnership for Drug-Free Kids in Response to Report from the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

NEW YORK , Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and Opioid Crisis yesterday released its final report on the nation's opioi...

Bioabsorption Breakthrough Shows Promise for Tobacco, Cannabinoids, Medication

NetworkNewsWire Editorial Coverage NEW YORK , November 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Double 2001 levels, Americans spent over $36 billion on vitamins and nutritional supplements in 2...

New Poll Shows Atlanta Voters Overwhelmingly Support Smoke-free Law

76 percent favor law that includes restaurants, bars and Hartsfield-Jackson to guarantee everyone the right to breathe clean air ATLANTA , Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ...

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Cannabis Abuse Associated with Negative Emotionality

Cannabis Abuse Associated with Negative Emotionality

Cannabis abuse (CA) alters the activity of brain regions linked to negative emotion . It is associated with psychopathology, including negative emotionality and a higher risk of psychosis, particularly with early age of initiation....

E-cigarettes: A Harm Minimization Approach for Quitting Smoking

E-cigarettes: A Harm Minimization Approach for Quitting Smoking

Quitting smoking is among the top New Year's resolutions, but is equally difficult to achieve. A new study published in the Annual Review of Public Health focuses on harm minimization approach to smoking cessation, with alternative nicotine ...

US President Trump Signs Bipartisan Bill to Fight Drug Trafficking

US President Trump Signs Bipartisan Bill to Fight Drug Trafficking

US President Donald Trump has signed a legislation that aims to stop the flow of illegal drugs into the United States. The bill grants $9 million to the Customs and Border Protection to fight trafficking of opioid analgesics, entering the US from ...

61% of First Time Smokers Turn into Daily Smokers

61% of First Time Smokers Turn into Daily Smokers

At least 61 per cent of people who try their first cigarette become, at least temporarily, daily smokers, suggests an analysis of survey data by Queen Mary University of London. ...

Drug Abuse Disrupts Development of Prefrontal Cortex

Drug Abuse Disrupts Development of Prefrontal Cortex

Recreational drug use is incredibly common around the world and it very often leads to disaster and crime. During adolescence, recreational drug use may disrupt development of an understudied part of the prefrontal cortex, according to a study of male mice published in eNeuro . ...

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