Tag Archives: tobacco

Nostalgia may help smokers quit

By: Emily Lunardo | Monday, February 20, 2017 - 07:00 AM
Nostalgia help smokers quit

Anti-smoking public service announcements that utilize fear and guilt to convince smokers to quit may be less effective than softer, nostalgia-based announcements, according to a new study from Michigan State University. The use of nostalgia-evoking imagery and content is often… Read More

Smoking rates on decline, except in three groups

By: Mohan Garikiparithi | Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 10:15 AM
Smoking rates on decline, except in three groups

In the U.S. there has been a noticeable decline in smoking rates, with the exception of three population groups: American Indians, those part of the LGBT community, and those with mental health issues. Amy Lukowski, Psy.D., director of Health Initiatives… Read More

Special report on e-cigarettes issued

By: Devon Andre | Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Special report on e-cigarettes issued

A special report has been released on e-cigarettes from Nicotine and Tobacco Research which includes 12 original investigations, one brief report and three letters. The report covered topics pertaining to market trends in U.S. retail, the use of e-cigarettes among… Read More