Clinical Trials Proves Smoking Satisfaction…

Successful BotanicBoost Clinical Trial! Ethical Standards The authors assert that all procedures contributing to this clinical trial comply with the ethical standards of the relevant national and institutional committees on human experimentation and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1975, as revised in 2008 BotanicBoost Clinical Trial Findings Published in “Journal of Smoking Cessation” (2018. doi:10.1017/jsc.2018.14) […]

TWIGS Target Nation’s Growing Smoke-Free Environments

Defying cigarettes’ long-term, devastating health effects, one-in-five adult Americans (45 million), especially young people, still smoke, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. This, in spite of the 22,458 municipalities in 39 states, which currently enforce a 100% smoke-free provision in public spaces, an analysis from the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation confirms. For […]

BotanicBoost Patent US 8,646,461 By US Patent Office

the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“PTO”) issued Patent US 8,646,461 , “Device and Method for Simulating Chemosensation of Smoking” to Sentiens.  This patent is directed to the technology behind BotanicBoost™.  US 8,646,461 describes a device that simulates the sensations of smoking in the throat and airways and botanic agents that activate specific sensory receptors, without […]

Background on Smoking…

Tobacco smoking is the process of burning the tobacco plant (one or more of leaves, stems and roots) and inhaling the resulting particles within the smoke.  It’s been estimated that tobacco smoking began as long ago as 5000 BC in South America, but wasn’t exported to Eurasia until the 16th century.  Tobacco has been used in […]

Smoking Cessation Information….

Cessation Resources There are numerous cessation resources available to help smokers to quit smoking, reduce tobacco and cigarette use, and deal with the addiction of nicotine.  For the many millions of smokers in the U.S. and globally who want to quit smoking, below is a sampling of the resources available. We support a comprehensive effort to […]

Industry Related Information…

There are many organizations, both within governmental agencies, and within non-governmental organizations, that just like Sentiens, have an interest or focus on dealing with addictions. Listed below is a representative sampling of the most significant organizations in general and for each addiction area. GENERAL U.S. Food and Drug Administration – National Institute of Health […]

Why Nicotine is So Addictive

Physically addictive, more accurately physically dependent, is when your body begins to depend on the presence of a particular substance for its physical well being. It’s begun compensating its normal processes to adjust for the new artificial normal. The sudden absence of that substance won’t allow enough time for the body to compensate without the […]

Tobacco Related Information

There are various organizations and entities available that together form a rich resource of information.  Listed below are some that we found to be particularly beneficial: TOBACCO American Lung Association American Heart Association America Cancer Society American Association for Cancer Research Online Guide to Quit Smoking World Lung Foundation World Tobacco Atlas Society for Research […]

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