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Nicotine addiction occurs when a person becomes addicted to nicotine, which is a chemical found in tobacco. The addiction is physical, mental, and behavioral. More »
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Nicotine dependence - Wikipedia

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Nicotine dependence is a state of dependence upon nicotine. There are different ways of measuring nicotine dependence. Some nicotine dependence ...

Overview - Nicotine dependence - Mayo Clinic

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May 3, 2016 ... Nicotine dependence ― also called tobacco dependence ― is an addiction to tobacco products caused by the drug nicotine. Nicotine ...

What is nicotine dependence? What are the dangers of smoking ...

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Dec 8, 2015 ... The majority of cigarette, cigar and pipe smokers are nicotine dependent - they are addicted to nicotine. Smoking is the primary route for the ...

Nicotine Addiction 101 - WhyQuit

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What is dopamine? It's hard to understand nicotine addiction, or any form of drug addiction for that matter, without a basic understanding of the brain's primary ...

Nicotine Addiction: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology

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Jul 15, 2016 ... Nicotine addiction is the second-leading cause of death worldwide. Cigarette smoking kills more than 480,000 Americans each year, with an ...

Nicotine Addiction - NCBI - National Institutes of Health

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2928221/

The α4β2<sup>*</sup> receptor (the asterisk indicates that other subunits may be present in this receptor) is the principal mediator of nicotine dependence. In mice ...

Nicotine Addiction: Past and Present - How Tobacco Smoke Causes ...

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Introduction. Nicotine addiction is the fundamental reason that individuals persist in using tobacco products, and this persistent tobacco use contributes to many ...

CDC - Fact Sheet - Quitting Smoking - Smoking & Tobacco Use

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Tobacco use can lead to tobacco/nicotine dependence and serious health problems. Quitting smoking greatly reduces the risk of developing smoking- related ...

The Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale: A multidimensional ...

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We report the development of a new multidimensional questionnaire to measure nicotine dependence, based on Edwards's syndromal conceptualization of ...