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A lifetime of hazardous drinking and harm to health among older adults: findings from the Whitehall II prospective cohort study
Persistent hazardous drinking throughout life may increase cardiometabolic risk factors, particularly weight gain.
Dependence on e‐cigarettes and cigarettes in a cross‐sectional study of US adults
Use of e‐cigarettes appears to be consistently associated with lower nicotine dependence than cigarette smoking.
Mechanical Turk data collection in addiction research: Utility, concerns and best practices
Mechanical Turk can provide a useful source of convenience samples under limited conditions for certain research questions. There are steps that can be taken to minimise bias in studies using it.
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