Navigation Links
Acculturation affects smoking cessation success among Latinos
Date:12/2/2009

t in the United States and among those who had a greater preference for the English language. For both genders, the odds of abstaining from smoking overall were greater for U.S.-born Latinos compared to Latino immigrants.

"Our data highlight the need for additional research on Latino smokers and how to best help them quit," said Castro. "Advancing knowledge in these areas can help identify treatment targets, improve current smoking cessation interventions and ultimately aid in eliminating smoking-related health disparities among Latinos. This information can be used to guide tobacco control efforts and media campaigns."

Future research should address why acculturation affects Latinos' smoking cessation and if acculturation exerts a direct influence on smoking or other variables that are important to smoking cessation, Castro suggested.


'/>"/>

Contact: Tara Yates
tara.yates@aacr.org
267-646-0558
American Association for Cancer Research
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Gender, coupled with diabetes, affects vascular disease development
2. Restless legs syndrome affects nearly 2 percent of US/UK children
3. Gene dose affects tumor growth
4. Study finds pitching mound height affects throwing motion, injury risk
5. T-cadherin affects blood vessel growth in breast cancer, hormone from fat cells may play a role
6. How what and how much we eat (and drink) affects our risk of cancer
7. Saving face with a baby-face? Shape of CEOs face affects public perception
8. Scientists learn how food affects the brain
9. Decline in Alaskan sea otters affects bald eagles diet
10. UC Riverside scientist to explore how vegetation affects urban heat islands
11. Eating eggs when pregnant affects breast cancer in offspring
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Acculturation affects smoking cessation success among Latinos
(Date:7/13/2015)... Conn. , Jul. 13, 2015 NXT-ID, ... "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on the ... has filed provisional patent 62/188684 for ... achieves another new convenient and secure method to ... new, innovative payment methods, introduced with its groundbreaking ...
(Date:7/9/2015)... , July 9, 2015  Unchained Labs just ... its acquisition of Avid Nano. Avid Nano designs, ... (DLS) systems.    Also today, Unchained ... and easiest to use protein sizing system. The ... a protein,s hydrodynamic size, size distribution, aggregation population ...
(Date:7/8/2015)... , N.J. and NEW YORK , July ... Guidepoint today announced BD & Guidepoint ... companies with free access to Guidepoint,s expert network services. ... that are developing cutting-edge technologies to improve healthcare delivery ... Guidepoint research manager, each start-up entrepreneur will be able ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 2NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 3NXT-ID Patents Behavior-Directed Payments 4Unchained Labs just can't get enough, acquires Avid Nano, rocks out the new pUNk! 2BD and Guidepoint Team to Connect Healthcare Start-up Companies With Business and Scientific Experts 2BD and Guidepoint Team to Connect Healthcare Start-up Companies With Business and Scientific Experts 3
... By creating a powerful new gene regulation system called ... increase the expression of multiple genes simultaneously and precisely ... in both mouse and human cells as well as ... that will be very useful for studying many biological ...
... fluxes in carbon sequestration, and other forest ecosystem functions. ... collected woody plant traits. Yet, the traditional method to ... have developed a new, resourceful way to take repeated ... are metal straps that wrap around a tree trunk ...
... Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel ... Exercises Workshop at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods ... to graduate students, postdocs and new assistant professors who ... successful grant application. This year MARC conferred 15 awards ...
Cached Biology News:Novel approach to gene regulation can activate multiple genes simultaneously 2New technique for measuring tree growth cuts down on research time 2New technique for measuring tree growth cuts down on research time 3
(Date:7/28/2015)... ... July 28, 2015 , ... In terms ... in 2013; while production volume reached close to 1.84 million tonnes in the ... share of 75.5% of the region’s total aluminium hydroxide production; the country’s aluminium ...
(Date:7/28/2015)... Deerfield Management Company, L.P. today announced the ... will invest in groundbreaking advancements in science that may ... orphan diseases. The venture capital fund will also back ... and improve the way healthcare is delivered to patients. ... venture funds in the sector, will donate all profits ...
(Date:7/28/2015)... , July 28, 2015 BioStructures, LLC, ... has hit a milestone of 4,000 implantations of ... 510(k) cleared in early 2014 as a bone ... spine fusion procedures.  This is a distinguished status ... than 6% of new synthetic products have received ...
(Date:7/28/2015)... ZIONA, Israel , July 28, ... OTC:CQPTY), a regenerative medicine company utilizing its proprietary ... announced that Shomrat Shurtz has been appointed Senior ...      (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150728/246955 ) ... years of experience in marketing, regulatory and business ...
Breaking Biology Technology:EU27 Aluminium Hydroxide Market Analysed and Forecast by BAC Reports in New Research Study Available at MarketPublishers.com 2EU27 Aluminium Hydroxide Market Analysed and Forecast by BAC Reports in New Research Study Available at MarketPublishers.com 3Deerfield Launches $550 Million Healthcare Venture-Capital Fund 2Deerfield Launches $550 Million Healthcare Venture-Capital Fund 3Revolutionary Bone Graft Exceeds Expectations 2CollPlant Names Shomrat Shurtz Senior Director of Business Development 2
... May 26 iKnowMed™, the US ... eleven EHR vendors selected to participate in the fourth American ... be held June 5-7 at the 2010 ASCO ... integrated oncology company uniting the nation,s largest network of community-based ...
... JERUSALEM , May 26, 2010 , ... - Study Data Shows ORMD-0801 Resulted in ... ... announced today that the,paper entitled, "Open-label study to assess the safety and pharmacodynamics,of five ...
... May 26 Advanced Life Sciences ... company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of novel ... diseases, today announced positive results from in vitro ... Restanza™ (cethromycin), its novel oral antibiotic, against the species of ...
Cached Biology Technology:US Oncology(R) to Demonstrate iKnowMed(TM) in the EHR Lab at the 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting 2US Oncology(R) to Demonstrate iKnowMed(TM) in the EHR Lab at the 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting 3US Oncology(R) to Demonstrate iKnowMed(TM) in the EHR Lab at the 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting 4US Oncology(R) to Demonstrate iKnowMed(TM) in the EHR Lab at the 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting 5Oramed Pharmaceuticals Announces Publication of Research Article on its Oral Insulin Capsule ORMD-0801 in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 2Oramed Pharmaceuticals Announces Publication of Research Article on its Oral Insulin Capsule ORMD-0801 in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism 3Advanced Life Sciences Announces Restanza(TM) Shows Efficacy Against Malaria 2Advanced Life Sciences Announces Restanza(TM) Shows Efficacy Against Malaria 3Advanced Life Sciences Announces Restanza(TM) Shows Efficacy Against Malaria 4Advanced Life Sciences Announces Restanza(TM) Shows Efficacy Against Malaria 5
Request Info...
... , Maintenance 112 days/each , ... Immunizations/Boost injections x5 /each , ... , Production bleed (25 ml blood =12 ml ... ml blood (~50 ml serum) x1 each , ...
... 500 g protein in 200 l ... whole cell lysate; Abelson transformed macrophage cells, ... blotting positive control, should be ... should be minimized, sample vial ...
muscle actin (HUC1-1)...
Biology Products: