Nicotine and the Aging Brain

I’m Kylie Badgley with today’s health news. Nicotine, usually associated with smoking, always gets a bad wrap, but researchers from Texas A&M University found that nicotine may help protect the brain. The protective effect seems to be connected to nicotine’s ability to suppress the appetite. The lead author said in a press release that smoking […]

Forms of Nicotine Replacement Therapy

Trying to quit smoking may almost seem like you are walking into a burning fire. It certainly is not simple, and with the attitudes that many people have, you are looking at a lot of complicated issues trying to ensure that you get started on the right foot to quit successfully. To help avoid many […]

Teen Nicotine Use: More Than Just Cigarettes

These days, tobacco and nicotine can take many forms. And many teens may be exploring these products. I’m Shelby Cullinan with your latest health news. A recent study found that youth nicotine product use took many forms. Cigarettes were just one of the products that young people used. Other commonly used products were cigars, e-cigarettes, […]

Panic! At The Disco: Nicotine | Traducida al Español

(I look like Rocky Balboa) Cross my heart and hope to die Burn my lungs and curse my eyes I’ve lost control and I don’t want it back I’m going numb, I’ve been hijacked It’s a fucking drag I taste you on my lips and I can’t get rid of you So I say damn […]

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Does Nicotine Cause Candida?

Greetings. Eric Bakker from New Zealand, a naturopath from way down under. Thanks for coming back. The question today is does nicotine cause candida either by smoking or chewing tobacco. No it doesn’t. I’ve seen no link with nicotine at all and candida. But nicotine can affect behavior, and it can affect appetite, and it […]

2-Minute Neuroscience: Nicotine

Welcome to 2-minute neuroscience, where I explain neuroscience topics in 2 minutes or less. In this installment I will discuss nicotine. Nicotine is the main psychoactive component of tobacco. It primarily exerts its effects by activating, or acting as an agonist, at certain receptors for the neurotransmitter acetylcholine. These receptors, known as nicotinic acetylcholine receptors, […]