Nicotine addiction occurs when a person becomes addicted to nicotine, which is a chemical found in tobacco. The addiction is physical, mental, and behavioral.
Nicotine dependence is a state of dependence upon nicotine. There are different
ways of measuring nicotine dependence. Some nicotine dependence ...
May 3, 2016 ... Nicotine dependence ― also called tobacco dependence ― is an addiction to
tobacco products caused by the drug nicotine. Nicotine ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Introduction. Nicotine addiction is the fundamental reason that individuals persist
in using tobacco products, and this persistent tobacco use contributes to many ...
Tobacco use can lead to tobacco/nicotine dependence and serious health
problems. Quitting smoking greatly reduces the risk of developing smoking-
We report the development of a new multidimensional questionnaire to measure
nicotine dependence, based on Edwards's syndromal conceptualization of ...