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Quit With a Shot?

Smokers all know how tough it is to quit. Now researchers have developed (and successfully tested in mice) a VACCINE to treat nicotine addiction. A single dose protects mice over their lifetime (no booster shots!) Will it work for human smokers?

It uses the animal's liver as a factory to continuously produce antibodies that gobble up nicotine the moment it enters the bloodstream, preventing the chemical from reaching the brain and even the heart. Researcher Ronald G. Crystal says, "As far as we can see, the best way to treat chronic nicotine addiction from smoking is to have these Pacman-like antibodies on patrol, clearing the blood as needed before nicotine can have any biological effect. Our vaccine allows the body to make its own monoclonal antibodies against nicotine, and in that way, develop a workable immunity."

Studies show that between 70 and 80% of smokers who try to quit light up again within six months. About 20% of adult Americans smoke, and while there are 4,000 chemicals in a burning cigarette that cause the health problems associated with smoking--diseases that lead to one out of every five deaths in the U.S--it's the nicotine within the tobacco that keeps the smoker hooked.

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There are other ways to get nicotine:
I've used:
Nicotinell mint 2mg chewing gum and/or electronic cigarettes like Tornado ego-C + Drum 11mg 50ml nicotine fluid.
Nobody is addicted to tobacco, we are addicted to nicotine.
That however never sinks in for some reason so I'll say it 10 different times:
1. You can at any moment instantly (and for the rest of Your life) switch cigarettes for any other medium containing nicotine.
2. You smoke the tobacco, but it's only the nicotine You need.
3. Buy some other nicotine products, and You'll never buy a packet of cigarettes again in Your life.
4. If they put nicotine in pizza You could stop buying packets of cigarettes and instead buy pizzas.
5. You are not addicted to the filter, You are not addicted to the paper, You are not addicted to the tobacco, You are addicted to the nicotine.
6. You will be just as dependent of chewing gum or electronic cigarettes as You are of the cigarettes because they have the nicotine inside.
7. You are addicted to nicotine, get it some way or another be it a patch, chewing gum, cigarettes, electronic cigarette with nicotine fluid - they all work.
8. Cigarettes are the most expensive way to get what You want (forgot what it is -> nicotine!).
9. You will have no withdraw symptoms switching to chewing gum or electronic cigarettes, I bet You will probably like them even more and never look back.
10. Stop using cigarettes but don't stop using nicotine. You body wants nicotine, it doesn't give a flying frisbee how You deliever.

However it never sinks in. Never evar. It's a fact. Not in a million years.
Tobacco and nicotine is welded together in Our brains. So be it. It's Our choise.

Excuse me - I have to puff on my electronic cigarette. I don't miss cigarettes one bit, but I do miss the chewing gum. Best gum evar.

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