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Nicotine is an alkaloid found in the nightshade family of plants (''Solanaceae'') which constitutes approximately 0.6–3.0% of dry weight of tobacco, with biosynthesis taking place in the roots, and accumulating in the leaves.
NIH releases unparalleled dataset from Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development study

NIH releases unparalleled dataset from Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development study

Symptoms of alcoholism affect prescription drug adherence to treat disease

Symptoms of alcoholism affect prescription drug adherence to treat disease

Vapors could elevate pneumonia risk, study states

Vapors could elevate pneumonia risk, study states

Adolescents not interested in regular cigarettes more likely to use e-cigarettes

Adolescents not interested in regular cigarettes more likely to use e-cigarettes

Exposure to e-cigarette flavors can cause inflammation to white blood cells, research finds

Exposure to e-cigarette flavors can cause inflammation to white blood cells, research finds

New study shows decline in benefits from smoking cessation medications over time

New study shows decline in benefits from smoking cessation medications over time

Report details the impact of e-cigarettes on health

Report details the impact of e-cigarettes on health

Managing tobacco smoking leads to reductions in opioid use, study shows

Managing tobacco smoking leads to reductions in opioid use, study shows

Smoking just one cigarette a day significantly increases your risk of cardiovascular disease, experts warn

Smoking just one cigarette a day significantly increases your risk of cardiovascular disease, experts warn

New report takes comprehensive look at health effects of e-cigarettes

New report takes comprehensive look at health effects of e-cigarettes

Early substance use found to be highly prevalent among children with ADHD

Early substance use found to be highly prevalent among children with ADHD

Alternative tobacco use by adolescents associated with greater odds of future cigarette smoking

Alternative tobacco use by adolescents associated with greater odds of future cigarette smoking

Harm minimization approach for smoking cessation with e-cigarettes

Harm minimization approach for smoking cessation with e-cigarettes

Just one cigarette could lead to a life time habit

Just one cigarette could lead to a life time habit

Three in Five First-Time Smokers Become Daily Smokers, Says Study

Three in Five First-Time Smokers Become Daily Smokers, Says Study

Quitting smoking found to be one of the toughest New Year's resolutions

Quitting smoking found to be one of the toughest New Year's resolutions

Study shows e-cigarette use may increase quit attempts and reduce smoking

Study shows e-cigarette use may increase quit attempts and reduce smoking

Drugs alone may not improve chances of successful quitting among smokers, study suggests

Drugs alone may not improve chances of successful quitting among smokers, study suggests

Study reveals how exercise may aid smoking cessation

Study reveals how exercise may aid smoking cessation

Use of smoking cessation drug may put people at higher risk for cardiovascular events

Use of smoking cessation drug may put people at higher risk for cardiovascular events