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Medical Experts for Media - Nicotine Dependence

Richard D. Hurt, M.D. __________________________________________________________________ Richard D. Hurt, M.D., an international expert in tobacco dependence treatment and secondhand smoke Director, Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center Co-leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Cancer Center, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota First witness in the 1998 Minnesota Tobacco Trial that resulted in the tobacco companies [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Mayo Clinic's Influence on Tobacco Addiction and Tobacco Policies Spans Across the Globe

Mayo Clinic's Nicotine Dependence Center Celebrates 25 years ROCHESTER, Minn. — Aug. 28, 2013 — Mayo Clinic's Nicotine Dependence Center(NDC) in Rochester is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. As one of the first centers in the country to focus exclusively on treatments for tobacco dependence when it opened in 1988, the NDC has [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Mayo Clinic Experts: What Should You Know About E-cigarettes?

Expert panel will discuss e-cigarettes and their impact on health at an upcoming press conference ROCHESTER, Minn. — Oct. 23, 2013 — E-cigarettes are becoming increasingly popular and widely available as the use of regular cigarettes drops. Recently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that e-cigarette use by children doubled [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

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