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A new study published by Preventive Medicine features the first tobacco simulation model to consider smoking disparities related to depression. It’s estimated that by 2060, 484,000 smoking-related deaths will occur among adults with depression. https://bit.ly/32LHkLJ
Derek Yach (@swimdaily) and @Shapiroharry discuss the bans on safer nicotine products in LMICs, drawing similarities between the HIV/AIDS drug development program in South Africa and @WHO's response to innovations in #tobaccoharmreduction. Full podcast: https://bit.ly/2Hn7pt2
A recent @cochranecollab review concluded #ecigarettes may help with #smokingcessation. In a new blog post, @NadaAdibah reacts to the evidence and explains why more research is needed to assess how novel #nicotine products can be used: https://bit.ly/3kQl6yn
African American & Latinx smokers are underrepresented in #ecigarette research & face significant health disparities. A new study suggests that e-cigarettes may be an effective #harmreduction strategy & even help members of these communities quit smoking: https://bit.ly/2IK2ZNE
467m #smokers - that's nearly half the world's total - live in just three countries: #China (290m), #India (116m) and #Indonesia (61m).
#Smoking is a global #publichealth crisis. And #THRworks.
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